Fun Fact

English speakers have used the word ‘spring’ for the season since the 16th century. Before that it meant the source of a river. The season was known as Lent or Lenten.

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The West Des Moines Library has been a great resource to me for years but I especially appreciate the library's latest move -- to open up the former cafe space for general use. It's a wonderful place to meet friends or just read a book. Thank you. 

 

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All Library positions are posted at the City of West Des Moines Human Resources Employment page.

Please check there for any available positions – look under Job Postings, and limit your search to the Library.

All applications must be submitted via the City’s online application system.  The Library does not do direct intake of either applications or resumes.

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