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Posted: April 29th, 2016

In addition to Circulation/Reference duties, the Youth Services (YS) assistant is required to perform the following duties.

Story time – develop timely themes of interest to children. Research and select themes 3 months in advance for timely inclusion in the Village Communicator, Library Newsletter, and newspaper submissions. .

Saturday Family Literacy Events –   A wide range of programs/events are offered each month that appeal to children with different interests and abilities.

 Summer Reading Saturday programs – during the months of June – August the YS Assistant participates in the Summer Reading Saturday programs, offering assistance to the parents and children who attend the events.

 Excellent Patron service and extended knowledge of genres and titles.  The YS Asst. is continuously greeting families and offering assistance to parents and children who are looking for specific titles or may just be trying to find the next book to read

Posted: April 29th, 2016

Madison Public Library seeks a creative and innovative Youth Services Supervisor who will provide direction for designing and implementing a focused and strategically planned youth services program.  This is a leadership position that will be responsible for the coordination, development, and delivery of a highly responsive program to meet the needs of our community's youth.  The position will require skills in extensive relationship building with local schools, youth advocates, community organizations, and families. The Youth Services Supervisor will serve as a leader in Madison Public Library's commitment to racial equity and social justice, and will plan, implement and promote programs and services with this focus in mind.

Posted: April 25th, 2016

The Edwardsville Public Library in Edwardsville, IL has an immediate opening for an Adult Circulation Clerk.

We are looking for a person with a passion for libraries and a clear understanding of their necessary role in our communities.  Excellent customer service is our first priority, and we value flexibility, tact, empathy, and friendliness in our team members.  A broad spectrum of interests, the ability to learn new technology quickly, and the willingness to take direction to promote the best library environment possible is expected.

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Posted: April 25th, 2016

We are looking for an energetic, creative, team-oriented individual to join the staff of the O’Fallon Public Library in the Children’s Department. Are you flexible, able to work independently, and do you enjoy working with customers of all ages? This may be the position for you.

Posted: April 21st, 2016

An employment opportunity is available at the Illinois State Library for a Library Specialist position in the Talking Book and Braille Service for a Spanish speaking reader’s advisor.  Please follow the instructions for application and information.

Posted: April 14th, 2016

Marion Carnegie Library is accepting applications for a dynamic and innovative Assistant Director. The Assistant Director will team with the Director to provide management, supervision and administration of the library. The Assistant Director will provide excellent service by assisting patrons in accessing information, assisting patrons and staff with the use of technology, increasing the Library’s presence in the community, and improving and enhancing customer service. The ideal candidate will have considerable knowledge and passion for current and evolving technologies along with an appreciation for traditional resources.

Posted: April 1st, 2016

The Library Director provides strategic, innovative and visionary leadership by strategically aligning the interests of the library’s various stakeholders to shape the current and future role of libraries.  Champaign Public Library’s next Director must have the ability and the desire to work with the Library’s Board of Trustees, library staff, and City Council and staff in developing a workable team approach to advancing the library as a keystone institution for Champaign.

Posted: April 1st, 2016

The Page/Sorter is a part-time position working less than 1,000 hours a year.  The primary role of the Page/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: March 22nd, 2016

Sales Representatives at Backstage are part of a dynamic sales and marketing team representing and selling Preservation Digitization & Microfilm, Cataloging, Retrospective Conversion, Reclassification, Authority Control, Data Conversion, and On-Site services to libraries & other cultural institutions. We are currently seeking candidates for the position of Sales Representative

Posted: March 17th, 2016

Our client, an award winning high volume library is seeking two candidates preferably with public library experience to work alternate Saturdays to support their call center. (3 Saturdays /month) The librarian will respond to customer questions on the phone and online as well as assisting at the Info Desk.

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