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Illinois Heartland Library System

The SHARE Director is responsible for coordinating the SHARE department and providing quality service to member libraries. This position works collaboratively and continually confers with SHARE Managers in the administration of the automation program. Maintains excellent communication with SHARE member leaders through the SHARE Executive Council. Proffers advice, offers demonstrations, and provides information on best practices in delivering integrated library services and encouraging new memberships.

Posted: October 10th, 2017
Divernon Township Library

Job Responsibilities - Participates in all functions of the Library such as issuing library cards, orienting patrons to the library, promoting library programs and services, providing recommendations and reference services when asked, answering telephone inquiries, assisting patrons on library computers, training patrons on use of digital resources and equipment, social media, creating displays and signage, and processing and repairing library materials.

Posted: October 19th, 2017
Mississippi Valley Library District

The Mississippi Valley Library District is seeking a full-time Maintenance Technician to  perform general cleaning and minor maintenance duties in maintaining library buildings, adjacent walks and grounds, and equipment in clean, orderly, and functional condition.  Custodial and/or handyman experience preferred.

Posted: October 19th, 2017
Barrington Area Library

Be a vital community catalyst and library futurist as the next Executive Director for the Barrington Area Library.  The Library’s mission focuses on four key areas: stimulating imagination; supporting information literacy; fostering multigenerational and creative lifelong learning; and creating young readers.

Posted: October 16th, 2017
Scott Air Force Base Library

Scott Air Force Base Library seeks a Senior Lead Technician.

Posted: October 13th, 2017
Chatham Area Public Library District

The Chatham Area Public Library District in Chatham, IL is seeking an innovative and service-oriented professional responsible for reference, readers’ advisory, creating local history displays and creating and maintaining the digital and physical library collection for their Opal Lee Chatham Local History and Genealogy Room. A successful candidate is knowledgeable in technology used in genealogy search, digitization and conversion software.

Posted: October 11th, 2017
Rochester Public Library District

Performs a variety of circulation tasks related to the operation of the library under the direction of the Head of Circulation.  Assists with promoting library programs and services. 

Posted: October 11th, 2017
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library

Located in Zionsville, Indiana, an upscale and growing suburb of Indianapolis, the Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library seeks an Executive Director.

Zionsville offers an outstanding quality of life, strong sense of community, and all the perks of a modern suburb, while also providing the convenience of easy access to a larger metropolitan area.

Posted: October 11th, 2017
Litchfield Public Library

Duties include: waiting on patrons, assisting with computers, shelving books, processing books to make them shelf-ready, working with the public and children on a regular basis, will involve some lifting when packing the library in preparation for the move (less than 50 lbs)

Posted: September 21st, 2017
Messenger Public Library

Messenger Public Library located along the beautiful Lincoln Highway near the Fox River serving the Village of North Aurora Illinois is seeking an individual to provide overall management, leadership and support to the Circulation Services Department. This individual will plan, organize, and implement the programs and services that meet the goals of the Circulation Service Department of the Library, and satisfy the needs of library patrons and the community.

Posted: September 21st, 2017
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