Thank you for your interest in library service. If you do not find a TCPL job opportunity that currently reflects your abilities and interests, please visit these pages again. The TCPL library system includes three facilities, a mobile library and a variety of ever-changing opportunities.
The Tippecanoe County Public Library system, serves 142,817 residents in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Join 105 staff (67 FTE, 23 librarians) providing excellent library service to county residents under an ambitious strategic plan. Our facilities include a 49,000 square foot main library, a 37,000 square foot combined public/college library with Ivy Tech Community College, a 13,500 square foot neighborhood branch, and a mobile library service visiting 40 locations biweekly. We have over 362,000 books, 48,000 videos, 24,000 audio materials, and 3000 cd-roms in our collection. Our 2011 System-wide circulation is 1,694,081 loans. Our 2012 material budget is $1,098,200.
Located in a university community in west-central Indiana, Lafayette offers many cultural, educational, and entertainment opportunities. Lafayette is located an hour's drive from Indianapolis and 2.5 hours away from Chicago http://www.homeofpurdue.com/.
In addition to these pages, current job openings are posted on bulletin boards in the lobby areas of our libraries. Whether you are interested in current or future openings, you are invited to fill out an application for employment. These are available at the check-out/Circulation desks and will be kept on file for one year.
The Tippecanoe County Public Library is committed to equal opportunity employment. Applicants are sought from all qualified people, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, disability, Veteran status, national origin, or ancestry.
All applications for current openings should be submitted to the Contact Person listed with the opening below. General applications for future openings may be sent to:
Tippecanoe County Public Library
627 South Street
Lafayette, IN 47901-1470
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, there are opportunities available. Visit any Information Desk to learn more about volunteering.