Assistant Library Director | Lincoln Public Library District

Posted on Aug 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. The other primary duties and responsibilities of this position are: 1. Supervisor of the Library’s Technical Services 2. Serves as the Library’s Electronic Resources Librarian The position assists the Library Director in completing all duties, tasks, and responsibilities for the Library as required by the Illinois Compiled Statutes and the Board of Trustees. The position includes related work under the supervision of the Library Director as needed.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS • BA or BS in Library Science or a related field; two years’ experience in library work related to Technical Services; one year of experience in electronic resources, services, collections, and subscriptions for public libraries; Graduate work in Library Science or a related field can be substituted.


Salary from $35,000.00 depending on qualifications.


Lincoln Public Library District
725 Pekin St.
Lincoln, IL 62656
United States

How to apply

For a complete job description including the minimum qualifications and an employment application form, please contact Richard Sumrall, Library Director at 217-732-8878, visit or visit the Library at 725 Pekin Street, Lincoln, IL  62656.

 To apply, send a cover letter, the employment application and a resume with three professional references to Mr. Keith Leesman, President at the above mailing address. The position will be filled as soon as possible.

 The state of Illinois is an “employment at-will” state and the Lincoln Public Library District is an “employment at-will” employer.  The successful candidate will establish residence in Logan County, Illinois. 


« Return to JobLine