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Law Librarian (Edwardsville)

Madison County is hiring a new Law Librarian with experience working with the public and legal research.  A bachelor or associate’s degree is required with two years of experience.  Applications will be accepted through May 28th.  Please see the job description for more information on job responsibilities and how to apply.

Cataloging and Database Coordinator (East Peoria)

The Resource Sharing Alliance (RSA) Cataloging and Database Coordinator assists with the daily cataloging operations of RSA member libraries. This position will work closely with the RSA Cataloging and Database Administrator to maintain the quality and integrity of the RSA bibliographic database, MARC records, and digitally archived records. 

Executive Director (Crete)

The Crete Public Library District seeks a collaborative leader to serve as Library Director. Crete, located in the south suburban Chicago area, is a charming small town with abundant parks, great schools and convenient access to both downtown Chicago and northwest Indiana. 

Library Director (Oakwood)

POSITION TITLE: Library Director 

REPORTS TO:  OPLD Board of Trustees    

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree and experience in a Library setter
Desired Education: Master's Degree in Library Science

Courier Driver (Edwardsville)

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.

Library Associates (Champaign)

Help create a customer friendly atmosphere in the busy Adult Services Department at our Main Library. Duties include assisting customers of all ages at our public service desks with information and reference questions; instructing customers in their use of library computers, personal electronic devices, and other technologies; preparing displays; and assisting with collection support. Schedule includes evening and weekend hours.

Director (New Baden)

New Baden Public Library has an opening for the position of director. A bachelors degree is preferred, but experienced candidates will be considered. Applications will be taken until May 13. This is a part time position. Resumes can be emailed to or dropped off at the New Baden library.

Librarian I (Champaign)

Assists and advises customers with their use of library resources, including books, movies, music, and electronic resources; Answers informational and reference questions for customers of all ages; designs, implements and evaluates public programming and community engagement activities; coordinates and contributes content to internal staff and public webpages; participates in weeding and collection management/development; merchandises books and other materials to enhance their appeal and promote their use; contributes to the library’s webpage, newsletter and social media; assists customers in their use of library technology and equipment; participates in departmental and library committees; and attends and participates in professional activities, conferences and committees.

Youth Services Manager (Wood River)

Wood River Public Library is looking for a dynamic, creative individual to create innovative events for children and teens.

Part Time - Circulation Associate (Rochester)

Rochester Public Library District has an opening for a  Part Time - Circulation Associate