JobLine

The Library JobLine of Illinois is used by hundreds of job-seekers throughout the state. It is designed to help you locate qualified staff to fill current positions by announcing your job openings to a wide audience of library and information professionals and support staff. If you have any questions, please contact the person or institution listed for more information about the job listing.

  • Your job opening is advertised for $100. 
    ILA organizational members' benefit - one complimentary job posting per calendar year. Email ila@ila.org for more information. 
  • Your job listing will appear on the ILA Web site for 30 days.
  • New posts are listed within two business days of receipt of your listing.
  • Links to new posts are shared on ILA's Twitter feed with the hashtag #ILAJobline.
  • Job posts are advertised in the ILA Alert

Submit a JobLine listing

Thank for your interest. Since 1981, the Library JobLine of Illinois has matched employers with job-seekers, and we are confident this service will find the right match for you. JobLine is sponsored by the Illinois Library Association and the Illinois Chapter of the Special Libraries Association.


Recent listings

Library Aide - Part Time | Julia Hull District Library
Stillman Valley, IL, Posted on October 13, 2021
Come join our creative and charming team!  Julia Hull District Library (Stillman Valley) is seeking a passionate, friendly, service-oriented Part-Time Library Aide.  Aides provide support fo...
Director | Worth Public Library District
Worth, IL, Posted on October 13, 2021
The Board of Trustees of the Worth Public Library District is looking for a warm and creative new Director. The Village of Worth, known as “The Friendly Village,” is a southwest suburb of...
Associate University Librarian for Administration | Northwestern University
Chicago, IL, Posted on October 12, 2021
Associate University Librarian for AdministrationNorthwestern University Libraries REPORTS TO:  Dean of Libraries/University LibrarianPOSITION TYPE: Full-time Librarian FacultyLOCATION: Evanston...
Associate University Librarian for Collections Strategies | Northwestern University
Evanston, IL, Posted on October 12, 2021
Associate University Librarian for Collections StrategiesNorthwestern University Libraries  REPORTS TO: Dean of Libraries/University LibrarianPOSITION TYPE: Full-time Librarian FacultyLOCATION:...
Youth Services Manager | Indian Trails Public Library District
Wheeling, IL, Posted on October 11, 2021
The Indian Trails Public Library District (ITPLD) has an exciting opportunity for an individual with excellent leadership abilities and experience in youth services to be part of a dynamic library....
Executive Director | Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District
Hampshire, IL, Posted on October 10, 2021
The Board of Trustees of the Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library District is looking for a proactive and approachable new Director. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of emerging technologies an...
Executive Director | Broadview Public Library District
Broadview, IL, Posted on October 7, 2021
Provides professional counsel to the Library Board and attends all official meetings of the Board. Speaks on all subjects under discussion as needed. Sole responsibility for the efficient administr...
Community Engagement Librarian - PT | Indian Trails Public Library District
Wheeling, IL, Posted on September 30, 2021
Are you innovative, collaborative and service-oriented? Do you like meeting people and building relationships? Interested in outreach and cultivating community engagement initiatives? If so, this may...
Library Development Manager | Moline Public Library
Moline, IL, Posted on September 29, 2021
Under the supervision of the Library Director, the Development Manager is responsible for creating and implementing the development of fundraising strategies for the Moline Public Library. The Develop...
Head of Business Services | Green Hills Public Library District
Palos Hills, IL, Posted on September 29, 2021
Would you consider yourself a highly resourceful and innovative leader?  Are you looking for the opportunity to manage the office setting of a Library and maintain the flow of business operations...
Director | Riverdale Public Library District
Riverdale, IL, Posted on September 28, 2021
The Board of Trustees of the Riverdale Public Library District is looking for a Director eager to re-establish the Library as a cornerstone of the community. The 7-member, elected Board is getting the...
Access Services Manager | Drake University - Des Moines, IA
Des Moines, IA, Posted on September 27, 2021
Cowles Library at Drake University in Des Moines, IA is seeking applications for the position of Access Services Manager. This person supports all operations of the Access Services departm...
Director of Research and Interpretation | Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Springfield, IL, Posted on September 27, 2021
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (ALPLM) is hiring a Research and Interpretation Director to help share Lincoln’s legacy and the vast history of the State of Illinois. The ide...
Technical and Circulation Department Head | Alpha Park Public Library
Bartonville, IL, Posted on September 23, 2021
Under the direction of the Director, the Operations Services Department Head oversees the daily operations of all department service functions. The Department Head manages and approves scheduling of 1...
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