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Looking to advance your career? Find the latest library job openings from across the State of Illinois and surrounding areas right here. Use the filters below to search for available positions. Illinois Heartland Library System does not collect candidate resumes for outside organizations, but we do post open positions on our website to connect organizations with potential candidates.

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  • Circulation Manager

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Library/Organization Name: Wood River Public Library

    Job Description: This person manages most aspects of the Circulation Department by providing reference and reader’s advisory services. This person oversees other staff members and volunteers. The position requires working at the circulation desk regularly, including one weekend a month. It is expected this person…

  • Collection Development Librarian

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Library/Organization Name: Normal Public Library

    Job Description: -Develop and maintain relevant, high-interest, and diverse collections for children in accordance with the library’s collection development policy, best practices in collection management, and publishing trends
    -Employ vendor services, professional tools, and purchase suggestions to evaluate…

  • Program Coordinator

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Library/Organization Name: Tolono Public Library District

    Job Description: 1. Plans, organizes, leads, and supervises innovative and diverse library programs, workshops, and displays inside and outside the library setting, including virtual
    2. Coordinates programs to work into library initiatives, departmental objectives, and community events
    3. Promotes…