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Come Work for a Winning Team!


2000 Library of the Year, Library Journal
2021 Finalist, Institute of Museum and Library Services’ National Medal
2017, 2018, 2019, 2021 Top Workplace Designation, Atlanta Journal-Constitution



We Value Diversity

The Library is committed to equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, parenthood or guardianship, (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), religious creed, disability, age, gender identity or gender expression, military or veteran status, and any other class that is protected under state or federal law. We value a diverse workforce that reflects the broad diversity of our community. The Library makes every effort to demonstrate to employees that they are accepted, valued, and an integral part of the organization’s mission.

Gwinnett County Public Library is proud to join the more than 160 libraries in North America who have signed the Urban Libraries Council’s Statement on Race and Social Equity.

Our Vision

Gwinnett County Public Library provides resources and services that enrich and inspire our community.

Our Mission

Gwinnett County Public Library: Supporting your informational, educational and recreational interests with convenient, creative, customer-friendly access to materials and services.


The Library offers a broad array of benefits to salaried employees including:
Participation in the Teachers’ Retirement System of Georgia, providing a pension to all full-time library staff (once vested)
Insurance (health, dental, vision) options through State Health Benefits Plan of Georgia, the cost of which is generously subsidized by GCPL
Multiple types of paid time off
Access to deferred compensation plans (457b and 403b)
Life insurance and long term disability insurance paid by GCPL
Access to low cost legal insurance, long term care plans, and short term disability insurance

Hourly employees are offered benefits including:
Paid time off
Longevity bonuses following one year of employment
Employer match of up to $500 for participation in one of GCPL’s deferred compensation plans

Gwinnett County Public Library
Human Resources
1001 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Fax: 678-985-6131
Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.
E-Verify Number 113378
Date of Authorization 4/11/2008
All successful candidates must pass a background investigation and MVR check, as applicable.