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Assistant Director/Teen Librarian - Harrisburg District Library

Harrisburg District Library is seeking a self-motivated, youth-oriented individual who has
·         An outgoing personality
·         Current computer skills
·         Excellent oral and written communication skills
·         Rapport with young adults yet the ability to maintain discipline
·         The ability to train others
·         Flexibility for various shifts
·         Creativity and Marketing skills

Branch Supervising Librarian - Pinney and Monroe Street Branch Libraries (Madison, WI)

This is responsible advanced-level professional library work in providing leadership, coordination and management of staff, library collections and assigned facilities. This class is also characterized by primary emphasis on the development and implementation of a major library program. Work involves considerable programmatic responsibility, judgment and discretion. Under the general direction of the Library Community Services Manager, employees are charged with overseeing effective and efficient library services and directing innovative programmatic improvements in alignment with the Library’s vision, mission and service philosophy.

Security Officer (Part-time) - Champaign Public Library



DUTIES: Put your people skills to work in our library, to help ensure the safety and comfort of our customers and staff. The Security Officer will greet and assist customers of all ages monitoring behavior inside the building and on the grounds, and helping to maintain order and a quality experience for all.


Head of Youth and Young Adult Services - Messenger Public Library (North Aurora)

Messenger Public Library of North Aurora ( is seeking a dynamic leader library professional to provide leadership and management for the Youth and Young Adult Services Department of the Library and work as a member of the Library’s Management Team. North Aurora, Illinois (population 16,760) is 35 miles west of Chicago located in Kane County along the Fox River. The Library is a member of the Illinois RAILS Library System and a member of the MAGIC Computer Consortium (SIRSI Dynix / Symphony E-Library Workflows Interface).   The Library is an EEO employer.

Circulation Assistant (Part-time) - O'Fallon Public Library

Schedule will include two evenings per week (Tues. and Weds. 4-8), as well as Saturday and Sunday shifts, averaging approximately 8-12 hours per week. Opportunity exists for more hours on an as-needed basis to cover staff time off.

Duties include responding to customer inquires either in person or by phone, referring patrons to childrenʼs and reference department as needed, performing all duties associated with an automated circulation system, processing library card applications and orienting patrons to library services, assisting patrons with book selections and the use of the OPAC. May also be assigned to assist with special events or work on projects assigned by the Circulation Manager or Director.

Adult Services Librarian -- Jacksonville Public Library

The Jacksonville Public Library is seeking a professional, service-oriented full-time librarian to provide reference, reader’s advisory, computer and technical service to the public.  Other duties include collection development, programs and displays, working with Special Collections, and supervising some staff.

Youth Services Librarian - Woodstock Public Library

The City of Woodstock is accepting applications for the full-time position of Youth Services Librarian with the Woodstock Public Library.  This professional position provides programming, materials selection, reference, and outreach services for children and young adults.  Work is performed under the direction of the Library Director.

Librarian - East St. Louis Community College Center

 The Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market (SICCM) has a vacancy for a full-time, Master’s degree, Librarian for the Learning Resource Center (LRC) at the East St. Louis Community College Center.  This position assumes responsibility for the day-to-day operation of the library including technical, public services and distance learning.  Application deadline is Friday, February 15, 2013.  Please see our on-line ad at, for job description and qualifications.  Full benefits.

Collections Analysis and Planning Specialist - UIUC

Duties and Responsibilities:
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks a data and service driven, collaborative, and experienced data analysis professional to serve as the University Library’s Collections Analysis and Planning Specialist. This position is a key contributor to assessment of the library collections and will work closely with the Office of Collections, the Coordinator for Library Assessment and individual subject specialists and information technology professionals on the collection and analysis of statistical data related to the collections and materials budget, on the preparation of annual materials budgets and requests, and other duties as assigned. The Specialist will assist in: the coordination and support for resource selection, the evaluation of existing resources, will perform collections budget analyses, provide support to the AUL for Collections in identifying trends and projecting future needs, supports outreach on scholarly communication and publishing as related to the Office of Collections.

Librarian (Part-time) - SBC Collinsville

Job Description

Maintain library collections of books, serial publications, documents, multimedia, and other materials, and assist groups and individuals in locating and obtaining materials by performing the following duties:

  • Furnish information on library activities, facilities, rules, and services
  • Describe or demonstrates procedures for navigating the public access catalog or electronic resources, such as CD-ROM databases
  • Search files, reference shelves, and computerized information systems to locate requested information
  • Order issues and receives materials for circulation or for use in library, and supervises preparation of received materials
  • Assemble, arrange, and maintain reference and circulation materials
  • Answer correspondence on special reference subjects 
  • Prepare or assists in preparation of budget and financial reports 
  • Investigate technologies that will improve service