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Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville Hub)

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 25th, 2018
Bellwood Public Library (Bellwood, IL)

The Bellwood Public Library seeks a strong leader who has great ideas and passion to serve as the next Director. Bellwood is a family-friendly suburb just minutes west of Chicago.

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to move the library forward as it assumes a growing role in the community.

For more information on Bellwood and to apply for this opportunity, please visit

Posted: August 10th, 2018
West Sangamon Library (New Berlin, IL)

Computer skills. 18 hours per week, varies.  College degree preferred.  Experience with public.   See for application or visit library,  112 E. Illinois, New Berlin, IL.

Posted: August 8th, 2018
West Sangamon Library (New Berlin, IL)

Part-time 14-18 hours/week.  Customer service and computer skills.  See, Staff page for application or visit library, 112 E. Illinois St., New Berlin, IL for application.

Posted: August 8th, 2018
Arlington Heights Memorial Library (Chicago Area)

The Arlington Heights Memorial Library, located in Arlington Heights, Illinois, seeks a new Executive Director.

Posted: August 8th, 2018
Bloomington Public Library

Bloomington Public Library is seeking a friendly, progressive Children’s Librarian who possesses an infectious enthusiasm for serving children and their parents in a busy library setting.

High energy, flexibility, creativity, and collaborative skills are necessary to lead, design, coordinate, and implement effective children’s programs and services within the community.  A key element of this position is developing and presenting engaging story times and a variety of other children’s programs that support lifelong learning and keep people coming back to the library.  Duties also include collection development, visiting schools and day cares, planning and executing the summer reading program as a key member of the Children’s Services staff, collaborating with other staff, assisting customers of all ages with research/reference needs, and contributing to the Library’s presence in the community.  This position reports to the Children’s Services Manager.  

Posted: August 7th, 2018
Mahomet Public Library District

The Mahomet Public Library District is seeking a highly responsible and experienced library professional to serve as the Library Director and to advance the Mahomet Library’s mission to serve our community by nurturing and facilitating learning.

Posted: August 7th, 2018
Grayslake Area Public LIbrary District

The Board of Trustees of the Grayslake Area Public Library District in Grayslake, Illinois is seeking a leader with an abundance of enthusiasm and passion to serve as Library Director.

Posted: July 23rd, 2018
Daugherty Public Library District

The circulation clerk is directly responsible for carrying out established routines of circulation, shelving, interlibrary loan procedures, management and collection of overdue books and fines, assisting patrons, and performing routine library procedures.

Posted: July 23rd, 2018
Bradford Public Library District

We are seeking a creative, enthusiastic Children's Librarian to join our library. The position includes assisting children and their parents in the Children's Department, collection development for the children's department & presenting programs for children of all ages. Additional responsibilities include working at the circulation desk & general everyday library tasks. This position is supervised by the Library Director.

Posted: July 23rd, 2018
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