Library Director | Acorn Public Library District

Posted on Jan 29, 2019

The Board of Trustees of the Acorn Public Library District is looking for an energetic and creative leader to serve as director.  The district serves a diverse community of nearly 38,000 and has a collection exceeding 70,000 volumes, an annual budget of $1,200,000 and a staff of 27.  The district encompasses all of Oak Forest, as well as portions of Crestwood, Midlothian, Tinley Park, Country Club Hills, and Orland Park. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to direct a public library with a high standard of community service. 


Must have a Master of Library Science degree from an ALA-accredited institution and at least three years of progressively responsible professional library experience, including two years in an administration or supervisory position. Candidate must have excellent communication skills, verifiable leadership, team-building, budgeting and fiscal management skills.


Commensurate with Experience


Acorn Public Library District
15624 Central Avenue
Oak Forest, IL 60452
United States

How to apply

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, current resume and three professional references to Board President Bradley Duff-Hudkins at: or through the mail at the address above.

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