Job Posting: Barista (Café Assistant-Part Time)

Working at Laramie County Library System (LCLS) is about joining an award-winning organization that sets the bar for service regionally and nationally. Our employees serve the people of Laramie County by encouraging and supporting lifelong learning and adventure. This position is open until Wednesday, March 27th 2019 at 12:00 p.m. Click on the links below for more information.

To Apply: please download the LCLS Employment Application, it is a form-fillable PDF, once you complete it and save it to your computer attach it as an email to: Business Office (office@lclsonline.org).

All applicants must submit an availability worksheet.

Job Posting |Job Description | LCLS Employment Application | Availability Worksheet

Public Policy Changes for 45-day Public Notice

The Laramie County Library System (LCLS) Board of Directors intends to adopt and amend policies relating to the public’s use of library facilities, materials and equipment. In accordance with the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act (WAPA) [Wyo. Stat. Ann. § 16-3-101], the proposed changes/additions are listed below and available on the library’s website www.lclsonline.org or at the Ask Here desk on the first floor at 2200 Pioneer Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001. Interested parties may send comments to Jeff Collins (Deputy Director, Public Service) at the address listed above, jcollins@lclsonline.org or present views at a public hearing to be held on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. in the Coneflower Room at Laramie County Library.

Read the proposed changes by clicking the link below:
https://lclsonline.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Notice-Public-Policy.pdf

Help! I have to watch a toddler all day!

Are you a babysitter, a parent or a grandparent? Are you the easy target friend because you live nearby and don’t work today? Do you find reading the same board book 15 times an hour less than stimulating? Have you listened to Baby Shark so many times you wish to destroy all music devices in your home? Whoever you are, caring for a toddler can make you a little crazy if you don’t know of some resources.Read More

Library Secrets and Myths (The Top Ten)

Most of us had a class in school on libraries resulting in vague memories of terms like fiction and non-fiction, the Dewey decimal system and card catalogs. But even if you are a regular library user, there may still be gaps in your knowledge. Here are the most common areas of confusion:

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A Native Superhero Landed in the Library

On January 15th, a superhero visited the Laramie County Library. He didn’t have a cape, a mask, or flashy tights and he walked in through the front doors rather than flying through a window or crashing through a wall. He didn’t display any spidey senses, super-speed, or un-worldly strength, but he did wear one indication of his superpowers: a beautifully beaded pendant hanging around his neck. The intricate array of vivid and delicate beads formed a bright superhero emblem that was part Superman symbol and part Flash sign. With his dark framed glasses and light brown blazer, Lee Francis IV appeared to be somewhat of a Clark Kent figure: subtle in appearance, but with an air that was undeniably super.

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Ideas for when your loved one doesn’t have long to live

We at the library hope that you will never need to read this blog, but for those who are facing the death of a loved one, we hope this will help in a small way. We have some books in our collection that can help provide a little bit of solace in this difficult time, and others that can help you create treasured memories of your loved one.

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Celebrating Wyoming Connections

A few years ago, the library staff started a discussion on how we could draw attention to books, movies and CD’s in the collection that had a Wyoming connection. We wanted to denote materials that were written or produced by Wyoming authors or artists as well as those that had a Wyoming setting.
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A Fun Sort of Job

As you may have noticed, the Laramie County Library System has a brand new sort machine. All operations are running smoothly, and the new system has already started clocking some serious hours! We were curious about sort machines and the people who install them, so we asked Jonathan Michael of Lyngsoe Systems (the company who produced and installed our new sort system) all about it!
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Christmas Traditions Around the World

For many, this time of year holds a major Christian holiday, Christmas. In the spirit of learning (which we libraries like to foster), let’s explore Christmas traditions around the world! I’ve chosen my highlighted countries mostly at random.
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Meeting Made Easier at the Laramie County Library

Laramie County Library is a great place to meet. Coworkers can come together over coffee in the café, friends can gather on the first floor to discuss the latest book they’ve read, and families can explore the second floor together to see what new items it holds. Read More