Library Director Recruitment

Are you ready to lead an active and well-supported library into the future?

Join Ames Public Library’s team of passionate staff, engaged volunteers, and diverse partners in the heart of our vibrant community.

Ames Public Library's mission is to connect people to the world of ideas--in our recently-expanded building, on our Bookmobile, through outreach, and of course digitally.

We are looking for a director that understands the changing role of a modern public library, inspires creativity and innovation, supports the welcoming and inclusive environment that our community expects and celebrates, and nurtures connections with community partners and leaders. 

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please explore the information below: 


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Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Monday, February 11, 2019. To apply, please go to