Library Jobs

Library Jobs

The Lexington Public Library is an exceptional organization with an exceptional staff. LPL looks for the best qualities when considering individuals to be a part of our team. We pride ourselves in creating a great atmosphere in which to work, grow and be a community partner. Lexington Public Library offers full-time and part-time opportunities with competitive benefits. Come be a part of the LPL team.

Note: All job postings close at 4pm on their closing date.

Current Job Openings

Library Job Listings

Federal and State Posting Compliance

The following links will take you to the federal and state posting requirements for all applicants viewing. Please take a moment to review these posters.

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Internet Access

Anyone that does not have Internet access can visit any Lexington Public Library location and utilize the public computers.

  • Central Library, 140 East Main Street, Lexington, KY 40507
  • Beaumont Branch, 3080 Fieldstone Way, Lexington, KY 40513
  • Eastside Branch, 3000 Blake James Drive, Lexington, KY 40509
  • Marksbury Family Branch, 2197 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY 40504
  • Northside Branch, 1733 Russell Cave Road, Lexington, KY 40505
  • Tates Creek Branch, 3628 Walden Drive, Lexington, KY 40517

Please click on the job title for more information and to apply.

After submitting your application (and resume/cover letter as applicable) the system immediately replies with a notice acknowledging receipt of your application. Please verify receipt on this page.


KRS RETIREES NOTICE: Lexington Public Library (LPL) participates in the Kentucky Retirement System (KRS)/County Employees Retirement System (CERS). If you participated in KRS/CERS or any subsidiaries and are a retiree under a KRS plan, please contact KRS to inquire as to any effect reemployment with a KRS participating agency i.e. LPL will have on your retirement benefits. Retirees may not enter into a prearranged agreement to return to employment in any position with any agency participating in CERS, KERS, and SPRS. Prior to reemployment, the participating agency (LPL) and retiree must certify on the Form 6751, under penalty of perjury, that no prearranged agreement exists.

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