Librarian , Tanzania Library Services Board

The Tanzania Library Services Board was established under the Act. Of Parliament No.36 of 1964 which was repealed by Act No. 6 0f 1975 which vests responsibility of establishing and maintaining Public libraries and providing Professional and Para - Professional training in the Country.
The Board now invites applications from qualified Tanzanians to fill vacant positions as mentioned below:-

Librarian II (1 POST)

Duty station Dar es salaam

Entry Qualifications

Holders of Bachelors Degree in Librarianship and Information Science or equivalent qualifications from a recognized University/Institution

Duties and Responsibilities

• To assist in Cataloguing and classifying books;
• To assist users in literature searching and reference services;
• To assist the process of Book selection and ordering;
• To compile library statistics and reports ; and
• To shelve, file and issue books;

AGE Limit: Not above 35 years.


Candidates meeting the required qualifications should send their written applications with two (2) passport size photographs attached on the front page of the application letter along with the following attachments:

(i) A detailed typed Curriculum Vitae (CV) with names of two referees, their addresses, Telephone numbers and E-mail address if any.
(ii) Photocopies of relevant academic certificates.
(iii) Photocopies of Birth Certificate.

Application must be sent to:-

The Director General,
Tanzania Library Services Board,
P.O. Box 9283,