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Information Technology Director | Springfield-Greene County Library District
Springfield, MO, Posted on January 20, 2022
Essential Functions Manages the Library’s information systems needs including computer and telecommunications systems and support, network infrastructure, computer and other security systems,...
Metadata Cataloger | Illinois Heartland Library System
Edwardsville, IL, Posted on January 20, 2022
Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) is looking for a Metadata Cataloger to be part of our Cataloging Maintenance Center (CMC).  This is a full time position and can be located out of an...
Deputy Director | Peoria Public Library
Peoria, IL, Posted on January 19, 2022
Assists the Executive Director in planning and implementing library services and programs; Analyzes and evaluates library strategic needs; advises the Executive Director and other library leadershi...
Executive Director | Crystal Lake Public Library
Crystal Lake, IL, Posted on January 19, 2022
Executive Director, Crystal Lake Public Library The Crystal Lake Public Library seeks an involved and enthusiastic Executive Director. This opportunity is open due to the upcoming retiremen...
Library Director | Kewanee Public Library District
Kewanee, IL, Posted on January 17, 2022
Due to retirement, the Kewanee Public Library District is seeking a caring, creative, and confident new Director. Located in west central Illinois, the Library District serves a diverse community of 1...
Executive Director | Grayslake Area Public Library District
Grayslake, IL, Posted on January 13, 2022
Executive Director, Grayslake Area Public Library District (Chicago North Suburban) Don’t miss this exciting opportunity located in the northern suburbs of Chicago! The Grayslake Area Pub...
Information Literacy and Electronic Resources Librarian | Brenner Library-Quincy University
Quincy, IL, Posted on January 13, 2022
Quincy University, a Catholic, Franciscan university in the liberal arts tradition, is seeking a full-time, 12-month Information Literacy and Electronic Resources Librarian.  This is a non-tenure...
Head Librarian / Director | Arcola Public Library District
Rachel, IL, Posted on January 10, 2022
Small town of 2,300 seeks a Head Librarian to manage its historic, yet thoroughly current, library district. Located in Central Illinois and housed in a Carnegie Library building that is one of the fi...
Palatine, IL, Posted on January 7, 2022
Creating > Sharing > Inspiring TEACH YOUR PASSION Contemplate, explore, and expound upon the subject you love. Bring your enthusiasm to life as an instructor at Harper College, where your work...
Staff Accountant | Reaching Across Illinois Library System
Burr Ridge, IL, Posted on January 7, 2022
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (average 37.50 hours per week) Salary: $52,000 - $70,000 Are you well organized and self-motivated with a strong knowl...
Head of Technical and Automation Services | Prospect Heights Public Library District
Prospect Heights, IL, Posted on January 6, 2022
The Prospect Heights Public Library District seeks a data driven person to be our next Head of Technical and Automation Services.  Candidate must possess a high level of attention to detail with...
Library Director | Schiller Park Public Library
Schiller Park, IL, Posted on January 5, 2022
FLSA Status: Exempt Filing Deadline: Monday, January 31, 2022 Position Summary: Plans, coordinates, directs and evaluates the overall operations of the Schiller Park Public Library in accordance wi...
Director | Riverdale Public Library District
Riverdale, IL, Posted on January 5, 2022
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...
Library Director | Maryville Community Library District
Maryville, IL, Posted on January 3, 2022
The Board of Trustees of the Maryville Community Library District in Maryville, Illinois, seeks a vibrant, community-focused leader to serve as Library Director. The library serves nearly 10...
Executive Director | Rolling Meadows Library
Rolling Meadows, IL, Posted on January 3, 2022
Established in 1959, Rolling Meadows Library is a vital community center for learning, culture, and recreation. The Rolling Meadows Library Board of Trustees is seeking a dynamic individual with a vis...
Instructional Services Librarian | Aurora University
Aurora, IL, Posted on December 22, 2021
Position Purpose:  The Instructional Services Librarian supports learning by providing student centered instruction and reference services. This position is responsible for the design and impleme...
Systems Librarian | Aurora University
Aurora, IL, Posted on December 22, 2021
Position Purpose:  The Systems Librarian supports learning by serving as the functional expert on all of the library's software, systems, and E-resources, which are essential to user access...
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