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Posted: April 1st, 2016

The Page/Sorter is a part-time position working less than 1,000 hours a year.  The primary role of the Page/Sorter is to assist in the daily sorting of books and other library materials transported by IHLS courier drivers.  Other responsibilities include assisting in the preparation of the delivery tubs and bags, shelving IHLS books, delivering library materials to IHLS staff, and performing other clerical duties.

Posted: March 22nd, 2016

Sales Representatives at Backstage are part of a dynamic sales and marketing team representing and selling Preservation Digitization & Microfilm, Cataloging, Retrospective Conversion, Reclassification, Authority Control, Data Conversion, and On-Site services to libraries & other cultural institutions. We are currently seeking candidates for the position of Sales Representative

Posted: March 17th, 2016

Our client, an award winning high volume library is seeking two candidates preferably with public library experience to work alternate Saturdays to support their call center. (3 Saturdays /month) The librarian will respond to customer questions on the phone and online as well as assisting at the Info Desk.

Posted: March 17th, 2016

DUTIES: Shelving and sorting library materials and assisting with check-in and inventory control of library collection.

Posted: March 17th, 2016

The Case-Halstead Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking a forward thinking, customer focused leader who will work with the Board and staff to set and achieve high goals. The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of public library services and be very comfortable with changing technologies and their use in the library; show flexibility and ingenuity in working with Board members and staff to provide quality service and programs for our community and a practical ability to use solid business practices in the administration of the Library budget, policies, programs, services, collection management and facilities.
Open in 2014, Case-Halstead is an 11,000 square foot state-of-the-art public library.  It features a large community room for programs and has a monthly patron count of approximately 3,000.

Posted: March 17th, 2016

The Six Mile Regional Library District (SMRLD) is seeking an enthusiastic, creative, fun-loving, person to join our management team.  We’re looking for someone who will be an energetic, dynamic, service-oriented librarian to lead the Youth Services Department.  The successful candidate has strong supervisory skills to manage the day-to-day operations, develop and train staff, prepare schedules, assign duties, and direct activities while maintaining excellent customer service.  This person must be a team player who considers how the youth services department contributes to the overall goals of the library.  The Youth Services Manager thinks strategically, uses creative and collaborative approaches to problem-solving and decision-making, and organizes and prioritizes multiple tasks and projects while building cooperative working relationships with community partners serving children and families and representing the library in a variety of community settings.  A good sense of humor, positive outlook, imagination, curiosity, and flexibility are essential traits.  The Youth Services Manager is focused on delivering results.

Posted: March 17th, 2016

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

Posted: March 17th, 2016

The Arthur Public Library District is accepting applications for an Assistant Library Director position.  This position will assist the Director in all aspects of library administration including, but not limited to, assisting patrons with accessing information and the use of technology, increasing the public’s awareness about what a community library has to offer, and performing routine tasks necessary to keep the library operating efficiently and effectively.

Posted: March 10th, 2016

The Board of the Breese Public Library is seeking an exceptional candidate to fill the position of Library Director. The successful candidate will provide leadership and serve as the library’s primary public representative. The Library Director is expected to represent the Library within the community, develop programs, develop collections, provide budgeting information, and manage the staff and library facilities.

Posted: March 9th, 2016

Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 

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