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Librarian II – Circulation & Adult Services - Argenta-Oreana Public Library District

We’re seeking a well-organized, well-read, customer service-oriented, tech-savvy person to join our staff. This is a full time (35 hr/week), non-supervisory position. Projected start date will be January 6, 2014.

Argenta-Oreana Public Library District is a small two-library district located 10 miles northeast of Decatur, and both libraries are two miles or less from I-72. We are a member of the Illinois Heartland Library System and the SHARE LLSAP.


Operations Director at Illinois Heartland Library System

Illinois Heartland Library System needs an Operations Director. As part of the Executive team, this position will manage staff responsible for activities associated with all aspects of the delivery operations & the maintenance and repair of the physical buildings, mechanical equipment, & vehicles. The Director will also review financial information, activity reports, & other performance data to measure productivity & goal achievement & determine areas needing cost reduction and/or program improvement while promoting safety.

Human Resource Coordinator at Illinois Heartland Library System

Illinois Heartland Library System needs a Human Resource Coordinator to provide human resource services including making recommendations on policies & programs.  This position will also assist in the entire hiring process; in administering the performance management system; coordinating the administration of classification & salary processes; & recommending & implementing health benefits.

The successful applicant will have a BA in Human Resources or a HR Major (a PHR certification is plus). Min. 3yrs general human resource experience required.

Accounting Coordinator at Illinois Heartland Library System

Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) needs an Accounting Coordinator to prepare A/P, A/R, and Payroll in a fund accounting environment. This position will also assist in preparing and analyzing financial reports and making recommendations for financial procedures.

Southern Illinois Common Market Vacancy

Employment Opportunity

The Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market (SICCM) has a vacancy for a part-time Library Assistant at the East St. Louis Community College Center Learning Resource Center.  This position assumes the following responsibilities: manage serials/subscriptions, barcoding with some copy cataloging, manuscript processing, shelving, and staffing the help desk along with small group instruction as needed.  Strong customer service skills required along with the ability to troubleshoot computer problems as needed.

City Librarian - Decatur Public Library

The Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees seeks a City Librarian to shape the future of Decatur’s library services and explore new opportunities to serve the community. The new City Librarian will work with the Library Board, staff, Foundation members and stakeholders to develop a new strategic direction and focus for the Library; serve as the face of the Library in the community it serves; devise and implement innovative and creative plans to position the Library for the future; work with and support the Friends and Foundation members of the Decatur Public Library; and explore alternative revenue sources. The successful candidate will find a library with significant challenges and outstanding opportunities

Library Director/Librarian - Doyle Public Library District (Raymond)

Doyle Public Library District has a current opening for a full-time Library Director/Librarian.  Those interested should send a cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references to: 

Attn:  Trustees
Doyle Public Library District
P.O. Box 544
Raymond, IL  62560

Applications should be postmarked by November 22, 2013.

Section Manager, Data Services - OCLC (Dublin, OH)

OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. is a nonprofit, membership, computer library service and research organization dedicated to the public purposes of furthering access to the world's information and reducing information costs. Tens of thousands of libraries around the world use OCLC services to locate, acquire, catalog, lend and preserve library materials. We are currently seeking candidates for a Section Manager, Data Services position at our Corporate Headquarters in Dublin, Ohio.

Social Sciences Librarian - SIUE


TITLE/RANK:  Social Sciences Librarian, Assistant or Associate Professor

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:   The Social Sciences Librarian is responsible for serving as the subject liaison for the following departments:  Historical Studies, Political Science, Public Administration and Policy Analysis, Sociology & Criminal Justice and teaches information literacy and selects appropriate information resources in support of the departments’ curriculum and research.  The Social Sciences Librarian reports to the Director of the Research Commons, who reports to the Dean of Library and Information Services.  Working in a collaborative and collegial environment, the Social Sciences Librarian participates in achieving departmental and library goals.

Youth Services Librarian - Lincoln Public Library District

Full time position. Salary range is $27,143 - $40,000.  Starting salary DOQ.  Work schedule generally 8:30am – 4:30pm, Monday-Friday, night and/or Saturday hours as needed. Includes health and dental insurance, paid vacation/sick leave/compensatory time/compensatory holidays package.