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

Children’s and Teen Services Manager | Highwood Public Library
Highwood, IL, Posted on May 18, 2022
Position Status: Full-time, exemptHours: 40 hours/week. Flexible, including some evenings and SaturdaysBenefits: Health benefits package, IMRFThis position reports to the Associate Director...
Director of Marketing and Communications | Illinois State University Milner Library
Normal, IL, Posted on May 13, 2022
Illinois State University's Milner Library seeks a Director of Marketing and Communications to manage public relations for Milner Library.  For more information about this position and to apply,...
Manager, Public Services (F/T), MFRE14372LRC | College of DuPage
Glen Ellyn, IL, Posted on May 13, 2022
Manager, Public Services (F/T), MFRE14372LRC The College of DuPage is a comprehensive community college located 27 miles west of downtown Chicago, vitally connected to our local area for over 50 year...
Supervisor, Reference Support (F/T), MFRE14302LRC | College of DuPage
Glen Ellyn, IL, Posted on May 13, 2022
Supervisor, Reference Support (F/T), MFRE14302LRC The College of DuPage is a comprehensive community college located 27 miles west of downtown Chicago, vitally connected to our local area for over 50...
Regional Branch Youth Services Supervisor | St. Charles City-County Library
O'Fallon, MO, Posted on May 13, 2022
Youth Services Supervisor- Regional Branch Middendorf-KredellO’Fallon, MO Do you recognize the importance of providing library services to children of all ages- birth through teens?  Do y...
Open Educational Resources & Scholarly Communications Librarian/Assistant or Associate Professor | Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL, Posted on May 12, 2022
The Open Educational Resources (OER) & Scholarly Communications Librarian works collaboratively across Library & Information Services (LIS) to partner with campus units for coordinating the cr...
Director | LaSalle Public Library
LaSalle, IL, Posted on May 11, 2022
Due to the current Director having to relocate out-of-the area, the LaSalle Public Library Board of Trustees is searching for an experienced, collaborative, and service-orientated library professional...
Head of Programming and Community Engagement | Beloit Public Library
Beloit, WI, Posted on May 10, 2022
Join the team at Beloit Public Library as our Head of Programming and Community Engagement! Named Wisconsin’s Most Underrated City in 2018, Beloit, Wisconsin, delivers Midwest charm and hospita...
Client Service Manager, Full-Time Telecommuter located in Central US | IEEE
Remote, IL, Posted on May 9, 2022
Discover your future as part of the IEEE team! IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its m...
Full-Time Reference Librarian (AKA Research & Instruction Librarian) | Six Mile Regional Library District
Granite City, IL, Posted on May 9, 2022
Are you a self-starter who enjoys helping people?  Do you have experience providing research services and planning programs in a public library that embraces change?  If so, you might be jus...
Director | Jacksonville Public Library
Jacksonville, IL, Posted on May 9, 2022
The Jacksonville Public Library (JPL) is seeking a Director to lead its historic Carnegie library.  Opened in 1903, JPL is a city tax-supported library serving a community of 18,000 residents....
Business & Consumer Services Librarian - Full Time | Elmhurst Public Library
Elmhurst, IL, Posted on May 5, 2022
At Elmhurst Public Library our creative, tech-savvy, service-oriented team makes a positive impact in the lives of our patrons. We’re seeking a candidate to help us meet our patrons’ expec...
Electronic Resources and eMedia Specialist | Illinois State University Milner Library
Normal, IL, Posted on May 5, 2022
The Electronic Resources and eMedia Specialist will work closely with the Electronic Resources Librarian and Electronic Resources Specialist to maintain electronic resources and their data throughout...
Youth Services Coordinator | Allerton Public Library District
Monticello, IL, Posted on May 4, 2022
Primary Responsibilities: Develops, publicizes, and presents consistent programs for children and families in a variety of formats including story times, the Summer Reading Program, and varied prog...
Dean of Library | Chicago State University
Chicago, IL, Posted on May 4, 2022
Chicago State University (CSU) invites applications and nominations for a dynamic visionary to serve as dean of the Gwendolyn Brooks Library. The successful candidate should be an administrative leade...
Circulation and Marketing Manager | Freeport Public Library
Freeport, IL, Posted on May 3, 2022
We are seeking an energetic and dedicated Circulation and Marketing Manager to help build diverse, responsive services for the communities we serve. Examples of Duties Leads the Circulation Depart...
Adult Services Librarian | Matheson Memorial Library
Elkhorn, WI, Posted on May 2, 2022
Matheson Memorial Library in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, is seeking an enthusiastic and creative librarian to join our team as Adult Services Librarian. We are searching for a tech savvy self-starter who has...
Library Associate - Children's Services - Full-Time | Champaign Public Library
Champaign, IL, Posted on May 2, 2022
General Statement of Duties Provides prompt and friendly service to children, teens, and their caregivers in the Children’s Services Department; assists department staff with programming and cl...
Library Associate - Adult Services - Part-Time | Champaign Public Library
Champaign, IL, Posted on May 2, 2022
Description Assists customers of all ages at our public service desks with information and reference questions; helps plan, prepare, and execute programming for adults; assists and instructs customer...
Director of Library Services | Greenville University
Greenville, IL, Posted on April 29, 2022
The Director supports the Greenville University mission, vision, and values through exceptional leadership and dedicated student focus. The Director is responsible for ensuring contract requirements a...
Youth Programming Librarian | Green Hills Public Library District
Palos Hills, IL, Posted on April 27, 2022
Do you have a passion for library programming?  Are you looking for the opportunity to create positive library experiences for community members?  Green Hills Public Library District is seek...
Business Manager | Flossmoor Public Library
Flossmoor, IL, Posted on April 25, 2022
Join the Flossmoor Public Library's Administrative Team. An enjoyable place to work with great benefits and competitive pay. General Summary: This full-time exempt position is responsible for managin...
Information Delivery and Technology Analyst | Abbott
Abbott Park, IL, Posted on April 25, 2022
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and...
Collection Development Librarian (Youth Materials) | St. Charles City-County Library
St. Peters, MO, Posted on April 22, 2022
Collection Development Librarian (Youth Materials) Full Time General Administrative Office, St. Peters, MO The St. Charles City-County Library is seeking a Librarian who is a strategic shopper and...
Acquisitions & E-Resources Assistant (Hybrid) | DePaul University Library
Chicago, IL, Posted on April 21, 2022
The Highlights Under the direct supervision of the Acquisitions & E-Resources Librarian, the Acquisitions E-Resources Assistant is responsible for ensuring the library’s online collections...
Library Director | Kewanee Public Library District
Kewanee, IL, Posted on April 20, 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...
Senior Library Services Coordinator | Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI)
Champaign, IL, Posted on April 20, 2022
The System Office seeks a Senior Library Services Coordinator to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of library processes and services among the members of the Consortium of Academic and Researc...
Director - Bullitt County Public Library (KY) | Bullitt County Public Library (KY)
Shepherdsville, KY, Posted on April 20, 2022
Opportunity awaits the next Director of the Bullitt County Public Library (KY).  The five-member Board of Trustees seeks a new leader who will work to fulfill the library’s missio...
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