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.

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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.


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Library Director | Schiller Park Public Library
Schiller Park, IL, Posted on December 6, 2021
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...
Chief Administrative Officer | St. Charles City-County Library
St. Peters, MO, Posted on December 3, 2021
Chief Administrative Officer The St. Charles City-County Library is seeking an outstanding leader to be our next Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).  As the Library’s second-in-command, th...
Library Director | Maryville Community Library District
Maryville, IL, Posted on December 3, 2021
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...
Library Director | Hillside Public Library
Hillside, IL, Posted on December 2, 2021
Do you desire to work with a supportive Board of Directors and lead a Library with talented and high performing employees? We are seeking a new Library Director who will play a key role in designing a...
Part-Time Reference Librarian | DePaul University Library
Chicago, IL, Posted on December 1, 2021
General Summary: The Part-Time Reference Librarian is responsible for providing research help to library users during the weekday, weekend, or evening hours as scheduled.  Responsibilities &...
Director, Library and Archival Services | American Academy of Pediatrics
Itasca, IL, Posted on November 29, 2021
Would you like to work at one of the nation’s most respected, mission-driven organizations? If so, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is seeking a Director, Library and Archival Services f...
Information Services Librarian | Quincy Public Library
Quincy, IL, Posted on November 24, 2021
JOB SUMMARY The Information Services Librarian is responsible for providing in person and virtual reference and research assistance to patrons. This position participates in collection development, a...
Associate Director, Digital Research Systems and Strategies | The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL, Posted on November 22, 2021
Introduction The Art Institute of Chicago shares its singular collections with our city and the world. We collect, care for, and interpret works of art across time, cultures, geographies, and identit...
Librarian & IDEA Coordinator | DePaul University
Chicago, IL, Posted on November 19, 2021
General SummaryInclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility (IDEA), and racial justice are central to DePaul University Library’s mission and its development as an organization. Every member o...
Information Technology Manager | The Urbana Free Library
Urbana, IL, Posted on November 19, 2021
The Information Technology (IT) Manager oversees the operation and management of all information technology-supported systems, applications, and services within the Library; is responsible for the arc...
Associate University Librarian for Administration | Northwestern University
Chicago, IL, Posted on November 16, 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 November 16, 2021
Associate University Librarian for Collections StrategiesNorthwestern University Libraries  REPORTS TO: Dean of Libraries/University LibrarianPOSITION TYPE: Full-time Librarian FacultyLOCATION:...
Graphic Artist-Part Time 25 Hours/Week | Prospect Heights Public Library District
Prospect Heights, IL, Posted on November 15, 2021
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Head of Communications the Graphic Artist will be responsible for drafting, developing, and finalizing promotional and marketing materials for print a...
Bilingual Spanish-English Youth Services Librarian | Carol Stream Public Library
Carol Stream, IL, Posted on November 11, 2021
Description The Carol Stream Public Library is currently seeking an innovative and customer focused Youth Services Librarian to join the Youth Services Team. We take pride in maintaining a friendly a...
Student Success Librarian (PT) | Trinity Christian College
Palos Heights, IL, Posted on November 11, 2021
The Jennie Huizenga Memorial Library at Trinity Christian College seeks a versatile and collaborative part-time Student Success Librarian. This position will focus on library activities that connect w...
Head of Technical & Automated Services | Prospect Heights Public Library District
Prospect Heights, IL, Posted on November 11, 2021
The Prospect Heights Public Library District links our community to the world of ideas.  Our 26,000 square ft. newly renovated facility boasts a new, modern and inviting space with the latest tec...
Cataloging Librarian | Elk Grove Village Public Library
Elk Grove Village, IL, Posted on November 9, 2021
Summary:  We are looking for a detail-oriented and dedicated individual to aid in providing original as well as copy cataloging of items in a variety of formats based on current standards and oth...
Circulation Supervisor | Galesburg Public Library
Galesburg, IL, Posted on November 9, 2021
Job Summary: Provide friendly and courteous service at a busy service desk by facilitating the borrowing and lending of library materials and aiding customers in finding materials and information. Ove...
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