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Posted: February 9th, 2016

The Sallie Logan Public Library is seeking two enthusiastic and dependable individuals to perform a variety of library related tasks.

Circulation Clerk.  Full Time (37.5 hours per week) $10 per hour.  Tuesday through Thursday 11am to 7pm and Friday and Saturday 9am to 5pm.

Library Assistant.  Part Time (20 hours per week) $8.25 per hour.  Late morning to early afternoon shifts on most days.

Posted: February 9th, 2016

The Roselle Public Library District in Roselle, IL seeks a new Library Executive Director. This is a great opportunity for someone who would like to lead an established community library with a promising future. The opening is due to the upcoming retirement of the current director.

The Village of Roselle is located about 30 miles outside of Chicago, with easy access to major highways and Metra rail service.

Posted: February 9th, 2016

Learn, grow and thrive as Library Director for the Downers Grove Public Library. The Board of Trustees seeks its next leader to build on the success of this superb Illinois library. The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills that inspire and motivate; experience as budget officer developing the annual budget proposal linked to Board policies and priorities; foster a team environment; and have the ability to create and implement a shared vision of stellar library services for the Downers Grove community.

Posted: February 9th, 2016

Mississippi Valley Library District is seeking a creative and spirited leader for the position of Youth Services Technician.

The ideal candidate should be able to coordinate and develop an appealing and magnetic environment for youth from preschool through high school ; be a multitasker that can accept a challenge of multiple collections and various programming elements ; and an ability to energize a staff to encourage the youth of the community to understand the benefits of library service.

Posted: February 3rd, 2016

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Library and Information Services invites applications from dynamic, proactive, and service-oriented candidates for the position of Electronic Resources Librarian. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, innovative, collegial, user-focused librarian who will provide leadership in the acquiring and managing of licensed and subscribed content for discovery and access. 


Posted: February 3rd, 2016

The Edwardsville Public Library seeks an energetic and engaging Youth Program Aide.  The ideal candidate should have experience working with children and the ability to work a flexible schedule.  Application, resume, and cover letter should be received by mail, email, or in person by Friday, February 12. 

Full job description and employment application attached.

Posted: January 25th, 2016

The Board of Trustees of the South Holland Public Library (Illinois) seeks an innovative and community-focused leader to serve as Library Director and foster excellence in public service. The ideal candidate will have experience working and communicating effectively in a culturally diverse community and will have extensive knowledge of library financial and legal practices.

Posted: January 25th, 2016

The Woodridge Public Library in Woodridge, IL seeks a new Library Director. This is a beautiful, well-run library in a thriving, diverse suburb west of Chicago. The library is just completing a greatly anticipated update/renovation. The job opening is due to the retirement of the current director.


This is an excellent opportunity to lead a library with friendly staff, a supportive library board, and residents who appreciate the best in community library service.


Posted: January 25th, 2016

We are looking for a Library Assistant I who has excellent people skills and helps create a pleasant and helpful atmosphere for all ages at the Douglass Branch Library. 


This position checks materials in and out; issues library cards; helps patrons on public computers; performs a variety of tasks relating to the use of library materials; and also assists with planning and presenting programs. 


See attachment below for more information. 

Posted: January 20th, 2016

Urbana Free Library is now accepting applications for a full-time Adult/Teen Services Librarian. Do you want to work where you can enrich the lives of the people in your community?  Are you a friendly, energetic, creative person who enjoys connecting people with just the right material or information?  Would you thrive in our Teen Open Lab space that has served over 7,000 youth in the past three years? The Urbana Free Library needs you!  We have been serving our community for over 140 years – we have a rich history and a bright future.