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A challenging and rewarding career awaits you at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (B&ECPL)!  Join our staff in providing excellent library service to all patrons.  The B&ECPL offers positions in librarianship, as well as those outside of traditional library service.  The B&ECPL is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity.

How to Apply

By Visiting:
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Central Library – Human Resources Department
2nd Floor, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo


By Mail:
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library
Human Resources Department
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, New York 14203


By Email:
Employment application or cover letter and resume should be sent as an attachment to


By Fax:
Send information accompanied by a cover sheet to: (716) 845-9052.


Click here for the employment application. (PDF: 517KB / 3 pages)

To fill out the application, download the file to your computer before filling out the form. Send the completed application to Human Resources by any of the methods listed above.

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Human Resources
(716) 858-6094