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Posted: July 24th, 2017

Mount Prospect Public Library seeking candidate for Collection Management Department Head with passion for collection development and management. Ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to an excellent collection of all formats as a core service of a public library. Responsible for overseeing adult material collection development. Will work closely and collaboratively with public service departments, and technical services. Will directly supervise Acquisitions and Paging staff supervisors. Member of the Management and Leadership teams.

Posted: July 24th, 2017

The Board of Trustees of Palatine Public Library District seeks a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as Director.

Located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, Palatine offers all the amenities of suburban life plus easy access to the greater Chicago area. Palatine is a welcoming and diverse community that prides itself on its excellent schools, parks, and community spirit.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to lead the library forward as it continues to embrace its central role in the community. 

Posted: July 24th, 2017

Do you have a deep, personal commitment to service and principles of public libraries? Do you have a passion for working with the community and for advoca&ng for others?

Normal Public Library seeks a crea&ve, tech-savvy, synergis&c librarian to join an outstanding Adult Services Department staff. The successful candidate will join a team dedicated to providing excellent services, collec&ons, and events. We seek someone ready and willing to engage the community with vision, quality, and collabora&on.

Posted: July 24th, 2017

The Stoughton Public Library in Stoughton, Wisconsin is seeking a part-time (15-18 hours per week)  Library Intern who will focus on providing services to teens and tweens, with additional work with all ages.

This position extends for approximately 36 weeks beginning in September, 2017. The successful candidate must commit to working in this position for its duration.

Posted: July 24th, 2017

This position will focus on many administrative duties, as well as program planning. The Assistant Director/Program Coordinator will engage in many duties throughout the community as well as provide general leadership for the library staff, helping coordinate the efforts of staff, and provide training when necessary. 

Posted: July 7th, 2017

This part-time position provides friendly public service at our busy circulation desk as well as work under the general direction of the  Assistant Library Director/Community Engagement Librarian.  The position requires planning, preparation, and implementation of children, teen and adult library programs.

Posted: July 6th, 2017

Courier Drivers are a critical component to the provision of customer service.  These positions sort and deliver books and other library materials to and from member libraries.   Courier Driver services are provided Mondays through Fridays.
**Please note: Must be available to work Mondays and Tuesdays.

Posted: July 6th, 2017

The Sorter is a part-time position.  The primary role of the Sorter is to assist in the daily sorting of books and other library materials transported by IHLS courier drivers.  Other responsibilities include assisting in the preparation of the delivery tubs and bags, shelving IHLS books, delivering library materials to IHLS staff, and performing other clerical duties.

Posted: July 3rd, 2017

The Urbana Free Library seeks an energetic, creative, and service-oriented professional who is passionate about children’s programming and collection development to join our Adult and Youth Services Department!  As part of The Urbana Free Library, the Adult and Youth Services Department has helped provide excellent service for over 140 years, and we look to build upon our rich history and continue our success by adding a part-time member to our team!

Posted: July 3rd, 2017

The O’Fallon Public Library seeks a friendly, positive, enthusiastic, customer-oriented individual to fill a part-time position in our busy Circulation Department. Last fiscal year, more than 154,000 people visited the library and more than 337,000 items were checked out.

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