We are looking for someone to work in our SHARE department as a Circulation and Resource Sharing Specialist for a 6 month contract. The role will be full time.
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Limestone Township Library District is seeking an innovative, creative, and enthusiastic individual who desires to connect with the community and serve patrons of all ages. In coordination with the Library Director, the Program and Outreach Services Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of all programming and outreach aspects of the library for all ages. Acts as a liaison between the library and the community by establishing and maintaining outreach opportunities for our community members. Must be able to provide excellent customer service, be flexible, organized, and computer proficient, including social media. Must have exemplary communication skills, and be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Handles patron issues and emergencies responsibly, and maintaining a safe and pleasant work environment.
Participates in all functions of the Circulation Desk, including issuing library cards, orienting patrons to the library, promoting library programs and services, providing recommendations and reference services, answering telephone inquiries, assisting patrons on library computers, training patrons on use of digital resources and equipment, updating the library website, creating displays and signage, and processing and repairing library materials.
The Lincolnwood Public Library District in Lincolnwood, Illinois (north suburban Chicago) is looking for its next Director. With a first-rate staff and forward-thinking culture, the library serves a diverse and vibrant community of 12,600 residents located just 10 miles north of downtown Chicago. Residents enjoy a mix of suburban amenities plus all the cultural, historic, and entertainment options of Chicago. The library recently underwent a major renovation that added new study rooms, multi-functional programming space, a digital media lab, and a new café. The Board of Trustees and library staff are enthusiastic about continuing to move the library forward and embracing its role in the community.
We seek a strong candidate who is versatile and a good team player to help us provide great service to RSA's member libraries, their patrons and students. The Cataloging and Database Coordinator plays an integral role in the RSA Cataloging and Database team, ensuring a high level of support for RSA member libraries and a quality bibliographic database that provides optimal discoverability of library materials in all staff and patron facing products including online catalogs and mobile apps. This position performs original and copy cataloging, conducts maintenance projects for bibliographic and authority records, provides individual and group cataloging training, and cleanup visits for the RSA membership. The position works closely with other RSA staff and RSA member libraries to ensure effective operation, support and continuity of RSA's database services.
The Champaign Public Library seeks qualified candidates for a new Career Librarian position.
The Rochester Public Library District is seeking a friendly, enthusiastic, tech-savvy individual to join our service-oriented library staff.
The successful candidate should have excellent customer service and technology skills, good communication skills, and the ability to deal with the pressures of a busy public services desk.
The Lincoln Library is seeking an individual to coordinate and manage the Library’s community presence. Develop connections with individuals and local organizations to promote library expertise and resources. Assume responsibility for external and internal public relations and marketing of library services and programs. Work with donors and the Friends of Lincoln Library. Research and identify grant opportunities for the library, write grant proposals, ensure all terms of the grants are fulfilled, and handle grant reporting requirements.
The Lincoln Library is seeking an individual to manage the Access Services Division. Coordinate current activities while planning and recommending appropriate new methods and policies. Establish standards and procedures for circulation, periodicals, customer account maintenance and outreach, checkin/checkout and delivery of materials, material selection and interlibrary loans. Perform and direct highly complex and varied tasks requiring independent knowledge, its application and exercise of independent judgment.
The Lincoln Library is seeking an individual to manage the Adult Services Division. Ensure a high level of customer service for the division. Coordinate current activities while planning and recommending new methods and services as appropriate. Assume library-wide responsibility for establishing standards for reference services and the adult materials collection. Assume responsibility for the continued professional development of the Adult Services Division staff.