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.
  • 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 E-Newsletter

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 Director | Park Ridge Public Library (IL)
Park Ridge, IL, Posted on January 22, 2021
LIBRARY DIRECTOR Park Ridge Public Library (IL) Collaboration and Community—join the Park Ridge Public Library as its next Director to enhance the Library’s role in a world that continue...
Library Full Time, Tenure Track Faculty/Coordinator of Library Instruction | Harper College
Palatine, IL, Posted on January 21, 2021
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...
Library Director | Marion (IA) Public Library
Marion, IA, Posted on January 21, 2021
Library Director-Marion (IA) Public Library Inspire and build for the future as Marion Public Library’s next Library Director. The Board of Trustees of the Marion Public Library seeks a leader...
Librarian | College of Lake County
Grayslake, IL, Posted on January 20, 2021
The CLC Library seeks an individual to provide library instruction, research and reference services to the CLC community. The College is committed to a Strategic Plan emphasizing a...
Systems Engineer | Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO, Posted on January 15, 2021
POSITION SUMMARY: Reporting to the Head of Library Technology Services at Washington University Libraries, the Systems Engineer will be responsible for the architecture, development, and maintenance...
Head of Preservation and Conservation | University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, IA, Posted on January 15, 2021
The University of Iowa Libraries seeks an enterprising, innovative, and prudent leader to head its Preservation & Conservation Department. Activities of the department include collections care, co...
Executive Director | Christian County Library
Nixa, MO, Posted on January 14, 2021
Summary:The Executive Director is the chief administrative officer of the library that acts in an advisory capacity as a professional expert to the publicly appointed Board of Trustees; recommends pro...
LIBRARIAN III – ACCESS Services Manager | Lincoln Library
Springfield, IL, Posted on January 13, 2021
Lincoln Library – The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois, is seeking an individual to manage the Access Services Division. Coordinate current activities while planning and recommending appr...
Digital & Maker Services Manager | Indian Trails Public Library
Wheeling, IL, Posted on January 8, 2021
The Indian Trails Public Library District (ITPLD) has an exciting opportunity for an individual with excellent leadership abilities and experience in digital and maker services to be part of a dynamic...
Library Director IV | Tompkins County Public Library
Ithaca, NY, Posted on January 8, 2021
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: -This is a professional leadership position under the general direction of the Board of Trustees. The Library Director has overall responsibility for carrying ou...
Regional Library System/Public Library Director | Southeast Kansas Library System
Iola, KS, Posted on January 7, 2021
Lead a dynamic and thriving public library and regional library system in Southeast Kansas. Capable and experienced librarians are invited to pursue this unusual opportunity to serve as the new direct...
Full Time Research and Instruction Librarian, i.e. Reference Librarian (2 positions) | Six Mile Regional Library District
Granite City, IL, Posted on January 4, 2021
Are you a self-starter who enjoys helping people?  Do you have experience providing research/reference services and planning programs in a public library that embraces change?  If so, you mi...
Adult Programming and Library Information Coordinator | City of West Des Moines Public Library
West Des Moines, IA, Posted on December 31, 2020
The City of West Des Moines Public Library has an exciting full-time opportunity for someone who wants to put their creative talents to work assisting in the development of adult programming, along wi...
Head Librarian | Arcola Public Library District
Arcola, IL, Posted on December 28, 2020
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...
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