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}} [[Image:Boyscout-troop.gif|thumb|right|Typical Boy Scout troop organization chart (click to zoom)]]
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The '''Librarian''' oversees the care and use of troop/team books, pamphlets, magazines, audiovisuals, and merit badge counselor lists.
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The '''Librarian''' oversees the care and use of troop books, pamphlets, magazines, audiovisuals, and merit badge counselor lists.
==Reports to==
==Reports to==
*[[Assistant Senior Patrol Leader]] in a Boy Scout troop.
*[[Assistant Senior Patrol Leader]] in a Boy Scout troop.
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*[[Captain|Team Captain]] in a Varsity Scout team.
 
==Responsibilities==
==Responsibilities==
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* Sets up and takes care of a troop/team library.
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* Sets up and takes care of a troop library.
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* Keeps records of books and pamphlets owned by the troop/team.
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* Keeps records of books and pamphlets owned by the troop.
* Adds new or replacement items as needed.
* Adds new or replacement items as needed.
* Keeps books and pamphlets available for borrowing.
* Keeps books and pamphlets available for borrowing.
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{{Positions of Responsibility See also}}
{{Positions of Responsibility See also}}
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{{Varsity Scout portal}}
 
[[Category:Boy Scouts]]
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==References==
==References==
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[[Category:Youth positions]]
[[Category:Youth positions]]

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Serving as Librarian can apply towards Positions of Responsibility requirements for Star, Life, and Eagle.
Librarian
Selection:Appointed
Selected by:Senior Patrol Leader
Reports to:Assistant Senior Patrol Leader
Typical Boy Scout troop organization chart (click to zoom)
Typical Boy Scout troop organization chart (click to zoom)

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

Contents

Reports to

Responsibilities

  • Sets up and takes care of a troop library.
  • Keeps records of books and pamphlets owned by the troop.
  • Adds new or replacement items as needed.
  • Keeps books and pamphlets available for borrowing.
  • Keeps a system for checking books and pamphlets in and out, and follows up on late returns.
  • Set a good example.
  • Enthusiastically and correctly wears the Scout uniform (all four parts).
  • Lives by the Scout Oath and Law.
  • Shows Scout spirit

See also

Boy Scout portal
Boy Scout Ranks requiring a Positions of Responsibility
  • Star Rank #5 "While a First Class Scout, serve actively in your troop for four months in one or more of the following positions of responsibility (or carry out a Scoutmaster approved leadership project to help the troop)"
  • Life Rank #5 "While a Star Scout, serve actively in your troop for six months in one or more of the positions of responsibility (or carry out a Scoutmaster approved leadership project to help the troop)"
  • Eagle Scout Rank #4 "While a Life Scout, serve actively in your troop for a period of six months in one or more of the following positions of responsibility..."
  • See also: National Youth Leadership Training‎ (NYLT) - a fun, six-day outdoor learning course.

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