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Recent listings

Digital Publishing and Repository Librarian | Northwestern University
Evanston, IL, Posted on March 27, 2023
Digital Publishing and Repository Librarian Reports To: Head of Research ServicesPosition Type: Full-time Librarian Faculty Northwestern University Libraries seek a Digital Publishing and Repository...
Research Assistant (temporary) | John T. Richardson Library
Chicago, IL, Posted on March 25, 2023
The ALA Carnegie-Whitney Grant team at the DePaul University Library seeks a current MLIS student or recent graduate to support this grant-funded project. This project will create a LibGuide of leisur...
ESL Librarian/Coordinator | Indian Trails Public Library District
Wheeling, IL, Posted on March 21, 2023
The Indian Trails Public Library District (ITPLD) has an exciting opportunity for an individual with superb customer service skills including the ability to develop and maintain relationship...
Business Librarian | Champaign Public Library
Champaign, IL, Posted on March 17, 2023
The Business Librarian assists customers who want to grow or start a business. This position is responsible for developing and coordinating business-related programs, including seminars, roundtables,...
Library Director | Centralia Regional Library District
Centralia, IL, Posted on March 16, 2023
LIBRARY DIRECTOR Centralia Regional Library District, Centralia, IllinoisEmployment Type: Full Time The Centralia Regional Library District seeks a strategic partner who demonstrates exemplary l...
Deputy Director - Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) | American Library Association
Chicago, IL, Posted on March 15, 2023
The American Library Association (ALA) is seeking a full-time  Deputy Director for the Office of Intellectual Freedom (OIF), a highly visible and valued office within the association that educate...
Library Associate - Children's Services | Moline Public Library
Moline, IL, Posted on March 15, 2023
Application Deadline: March 27, 2023; 5:00PM (central) Full-time position Under the close supervision of the Children’s Services Coordinator, provides services to children with a focus on birt...
Assistant Branch Manager | St. Charles City-County Library
O'Fallon, MO, Posted on March 10, 2023
Assistant Branch Manager Full time Middendorf-Kredell Branch, O’Fallon, MO We are seeking applicants for an Assistant Branch Manager at the Middendorf-Kredell Branch, one of our busiest branc...
Library Director | Edwardsville Public Library
Edwardsville, IL, Posted on March 10, 2023
Duties and Responsibilities: Evaluate, supervise, and develop library services, collections, programs, and departments. Draft and recommend policy to the Board and plan for the implementation of l...
Head Librarian of Adult Services | Edwardsville Public Library
Edwardsville, IL, Posted on March 10, 2023
Duties and responsibilities: The Head of Research and Adult Services Librarian develops, maintains, and supervises the Reference Department collection, online services, activities, and staff. Duties...
Technology Librarian | Talcott Free Library District
Rockton, IL, Posted on March 8, 2023
25 hours/week, $16-17/hourly, non-exempt, vacation/sick time eligible after 1 year, participation in IMRF/paid holidays immediately Schedule: Regular schedule includes 6 hours of desk coverage, S...
Electronic and Continuing Resources Librarian | Illinois State University Milner Library
Normal, IL, Posted on March 6, 2023
Milner Library is accepting applications for an Electronic and Continuing Resources Librarian. This position supports all aspects of the electronic and continuing resources lifecycle. Applicants must...
Head of Technology & Maker Services | Indian Prairie Public Library
Darien, IL, Posted on March 2, 2023
Do you love building relationships with patrons and with staff?  Do you embrace change and innovation in order to create amazing library experiences?  Do you love to tinker and create? ...
Copyright Librarian | Illinois State University
Normal, IL, Posted on March 2, 2023
Milner Library is accepting applications for a Copyright Librarian. This position is responsible for helping faculty, staff, and students with questions and issues concerning all aspects of copyright....
Business Manager | La Grange Public Library
La Grange, IL, Posted on March 1, 2023
Full-time (37.5 hour work week) Open Until Filled A recently-hired director, a fresh budget and a brand-new organizational strategic plan await the right candidate for this dynamic management po...
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