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Research Literature Bibliographer (Chicago)

Job Overview
The primary role of the Research Literature Bibliographer is to develop and execute a strategy for systematically sourcing all available research literature, published and unpublished, for all disciplines of social impact targeted by the IGP (Education, Youth Development, International Development, Critical Human Needs, Economic Development, Disaster Relief, Arts, Sustainability, Health, Criminal Justice, Science & Technology, Culture and Identity). The Research Literature Bibliographer must not only be intimately familiar with the breadth of academic, public, and private research databases available, s/he must also be adept at identifying academic/professional journals and other online and offline sources of research literature relevant to social impact. The successful Research Literature Bibliographer will be able to deliver research literature bibliographies that are definitively comprehensive and beyond the reproach of experts in their respective fields of social impact. The Research Literature Bibliographer will collaborate with the Chief Genomic Officer, Data Science Director, and various IGP R&D teams to ensure the IGP becomes the de facto standard across the social sector for research literature references.

Law Library Clerk (Madison County)

The Madison County Law Library has a position open - Law Library Clerk. The Law Library Clerk provides customer service to individuals who are representing themselves in court using the Self-Help Center, makes independent decisions in assessing each individual’s requests and the manner in which help will be provide, answers questions and educates self-represented litigants about materials and resources available in the Self-Help Center , and performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated.

Library Director (Sherrard)

Employer/Library: Sherrard Public Library District Library

Type: Public

County: Mercer

Position Information
Job Title: Library Director

Manager of Branch Circulation at West Branch (Aurora)

APL seeks a full-time, customer-focused circulation manager with four years of library experience. If you enjoy teaching customers to use self-check, ferreting out tricks to make Polaris easier, and managing scheduling with confidentiality and precision, this could be the job for you.

Library Media Specialist (Clifton)

Position: Library Media Specialist
Institution: Central Citizens’ Library District
Salary: Per negotiated collective bargaining agreement
Start Date: July 1, 2015
Location: Clifton, Illinois

Electronic Resources Librarian (Springfield)

The Brookens Library at the University of Illinois Springfield seeks an Electronic Resources Librarian who will also serve as an Instructional Services Librarian. This is a Clinical Faculty position with an Academic Professional component for a librarian who possesses the requisite skills, experience, and/or demonstrated knowledge from course work or experience. The Electronic Resources Librarian will facilitate patron discovery and ensure consistent patron access by administering a wide range of library technical and systems services and operations including, but not limited to, the electronic resource management system, integrated library system, proxy server, knowledge base, and openURL resolver. The Electronic Resources Librarian will establish communication and maintain professional relationships with external service providers, including publishers, vendors, consortia, content providers, and technology suppliers, and will collaborate internally with library staff in other departments and with catalogers to provide optimal access to the Library's electronic resource collection. In addition, the Electronic Resources Librarian will serve as an Instructional Services Librarian participating in liaison and outreach, instruction, reference, and collection development. This position will report to the Director of Library Technical Services and Information Systems and will work closely with the Director of Collections & Scholarly Communications.

Youth Event and Community Outreach Facilitator (O'Fallon)

O'Fallon Public Library

Part-time Position Available – Youth Event and Community Outreach Facilitator

Do you enjoy:

  • working with children and their caregivers?
  • speaking to groups and providing community outreach?
  • reading and talking about children’s books?
  • working in a customer service-driven environment?

Library Director – New Lenox Public Library District

Library Director – New Lenox Public Library District, New Lenox, IL
 
New Lenox Public Library seeks a director who honors the values of public library services, understands the importance of partnering with community agencies, maintains and fosters open communications with the residents of the district and empowers staff by encouraging collaborative efforts. We are looking for a director who can articulate, support and promote the Library’s mission and work in a highly effective manner with the Board of Trustees.
 

Health & Human Services Librarian, University Library

Governors State University seeks a library professional to serve as library liaison to programs in the health sciences. This person works closely with program faculty and librarians to keep the collections in the health sciences current; selects, weeds, develops and analyzes library materials in assigned program areas, provides subject expertise for reference questions that fall in the health & human services; and provides individual and group instruction on information literacy for students and faculty in these program areas. The work schedule consists of regularly scheduled hours at the reference desk, including evenings and weekends. This person also provides reference service and instruction on general topics; develops and maintains digital subject guides and tutorials as assigned for the library website, as well as other duties as assigned.

Public Services Librarian, University Library

The Governors State University (GSU) Library is seeking an experienced and creative individual to provide leadership and oversight in planning and managing all aspects of public services. This is a highly collaborative position, working closely with a number of colleagues across the library and campus. 


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