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  • Librarian Cataloger

    Joliet Public Library

  • Library/Organization Address

    150 N OTTAWA ST
    JOLIET, Illinois 60432-4152
  • Employment Type


  • Hourly Wage/Salary Range

    Annual salary starts at $48,750, based on qualifications and experiences.

  • About the Organization

  • Job Description and Responsibilities

    Joliet Public Library is looking for a full-time and experienced Librarian Cataloger, who is creative, dependable, detail-oriented, enjoys teamwork, flexible, focused, forward thinking, highly motivated, and must have a great sense of humor.

    Joliet, the third largest city in Illinois, is home to a culturally diverse population of 150,362 residents. Joliet Public Library has 2 branches to serve our growing community. We just completed a $10.5M renovation of our Ottawa Street facility, where the Technical Services Department is situated. We offer excellent benefits including 11 paid holidays per year, 12 sick days, and 5 weeks of vacation. Participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund is included as well as medical, dental, and vision insurance. Come join our fun, supportive and wonderful team and be a part of our transformation!

    This is a 37.5 hours per week position. For complete job description and more information, please visit:

  • Minimum Requirements to Apply

    MLIS is required with recent cataloging experiences. Knowledge of Spanish is a plus.

    Graduating MLIS students with relevant experiences are highly encouraged to apply. All coursework for the degree must be completed by the end of May 2023.
  • Benefits Offered

  • Position Start Date

  • How to Apply

    To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for 3 references in PDF to Linda Ling at For complete job description and more information, please visit:

    Application deadline date: Sunday, February 5, 2023.

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