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

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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.


Recent listings

Library Acquisitions Coordinator | Cadence Group
Chicago, IL, Posted on September 17, 2019
Full-Time, 9-5. The Library Acquisition Coordinator is responsible for daily purchasing needs and payments for domestic offices. The Coordinator communicates needs with vendors and collaborates with t...
Firmwide Director of Library and Research Services | Sidley Austin LLP
Chicago, IL, Posted on September 16, 2019
Overview The Firmwide Director of Library and Research Services is responsible for directing all aspects of library operations, including long-range strategic planning, collection development in digi...
Director, Donnelly and Lee Library | Lake Forest College
Lake Forest, IL, Posted on September 16, 2019
Lake Forest College seeks a visionary and collaborative leader to guide the organization in a rapidly changing information environment. The next director will ensure that the library of tomorrow remai...
University Librarian and Dean of Libraries | University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL, Posted on September 13, 2019
The University of Illinois at Chicago invites expressions of interest and nominations for the position of University Librarian and Dean of Libraries. The University seeks an experienced and strategic...
Library Dean | Governors State University
University Park, IL, Posted on September 12, 2019
Governors State University seeks a visionary, collaborative leader to serve as the Dean of the Library. The Dean is the chief administrator of the University Library and reports directly to the Provos...
Library Clerk | Mississippi Valley Library District
Collinsville, IL, Posted on September 6, 2019
The Mississippi Valley Library District is accepting applications for a part-time Library Clerk. Duties include assisting patrons in using the library and its resources. Circulates materials, collects...
Library Director | Cromaine District Library - Hartland, MI
Hartland, MI, Posted on September 3, 2019
Cromaine District Library’s Board of Trustees seek a community-centric Director excited and ready to lead a well-respected and well-funded Library in serving the community with increasingly vibr...
Library Director | Alpha Park Public Library District
Bartonville, IL, Posted on September 3, 2019
Performs functions to assure that the library is a welcoming, integral component of the population it serves, promoting the Library as an educational and recreational community center.  Carries o...
Assistant Library Director | Lincoln Public Library District
Lincoln, IL, Posted on August 30, 2019
KIND OF WORK: This position assists the Library Director in all of the Director’s duties and responsibilities. This position serves as acting Library Director in the Director’s absence. Th...
Youth Librarian | Chillicothe Public Library District
Chillicothe, IL, Posted on August 30, 2019
A professional position responsible for the provision of reference, readers' advisory services, and collection development for all formats of children’s and young adult materials.  This pos...
Library Director | Kirkwood (MO) Public Library
Kirkwood, MO, Posted on August 29, 2019
Share your passion for service as the next Director of the Kirkwood Public Library (Missouri). The nine-member Board of Trustees seeks a Director who will embrace a focus on thoughtful, sustainable li...
Instruction and Research Librarian, STEM | Lewis University
Romeoville, IL, Posted on August 23, 2019
The Position The Lewis University Library invites applications for an Instruction & Research Librarian, STEM, to provide specialized information, research resources and instruction to all student...
Research and Instruction Librarian, Business and Marketing | Lewis University
Romeoville, IL, Posted on August 23, 2019
The Position The Lewis University Library invites applications for a Research and Instruction Librarian, Business and Marketing, to provide various library services and support to students in the Col...
Teen & Youth Program Coordinator | Carbondale Public Library
Carbondale, IL, Posted on August 22, 2019
Carbondale Public Library seeks Teen and Youth Program Coordinator to design, perform & market creative interactive programs for youth in grades 5-12. 20hrs/wk.  Afternoons, occasional nights...
Head of Digital Library | Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO, Posted on August 21, 2019
Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for the Digital Scholarship and Technology Services division at Washington University Libraries, the Head of the Digital Library plans, implements, dire...
Head of Library Technology Services | Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO, Posted on August 21, 2019
Position Summary: Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Digital Scholarship and Technology Services, the Head of Library Technology Services provides leadership and expertise in the sel...
Associate Executive Director | RAILS - Reaching Across Illinois Library System
Burr Ridge, IL, Posted on August 20, 2019
Have you totally mastered the fine line between being a strong leader and a collaborative team player? Are you a natural at inspiring any team you work with to be the best they can be? Do you have...