Library Director | Lincoln Public Library District

Posted on Oct 1, 2019

KIND OF WORK: This position serves as the administrative officer of the Library and acts as the principal advisor to the Library’s Board of Trustees. The position is responsible for all Library services, collections, programs, policies as well as any other matters pertaining to the Library.  The position completes all duties, tasks, and responsibilities for the Library as required by the Illinois Complied Statutes and the Board of Trustees.


A Master’s degree in Library Science/Library Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution.  Five years’ experience in library work and three years supervisory experience in libraries.


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 no later than October 31, 2019 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 Lincoln, Illinois. EOE

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