Librarian

The Troop Librarian oversees the care and use of Troop books, pamphlets, magazines, audiovisuals, and merit badge counselor lists.

Reports to: The Assistant Senior Patrol Leader 

Checked Out Merit Badge Books

Duties

  • Establish and maintain a troop library. 
  • Keep records on literature owned by the troop. 
  • Add new or replacement items as needed. 
  • Have literature available for borrowing at troop meetings. 
  • Maintain a system to check literature in and out. 
  • Follow up on late returns. 
  • Set a good example, wear the Scout uniform correctly, and live by the Scout Oath and Scout Law. 
  • Show and help develop Scout spirit.

Rubric

Expectation 1
Expectation not met
2
Below expectation
3
Meets basic expectation
4
Meets target expectations
5
Excels in position
Maintain troop library, add or replace items as needed Poor Below Average Average Above Average Excellent
Keep records on literature owned by the troop No records Minimal update to records Cursory review or troop library
Some inventory updates
Thorough review of troop library
Some inventory updates
Comprehensive review of troop library
Thorough rework of inventory
Maintain a system to check literature in/out No system Some system
Library open 1 time/month
System in place
Library open 2 times/month
System in place
Library open 3 times/month
Online system
Library open 4 times/month
Follow up on late returns Poor Below Average Average Above Average Excellent
Scout Spirit                                                                                                         Poor Below Average Average Above Average Excellent