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Posted: November 28th, 2016

The Edwardsville Public Library is looking for a part time Marketing and Public Relations Assistant to develop promotional tools to reach and inform residents of the many and varied offerings of the Library. Skills needed include a working knowledge and expertise of methods and techniques to  deliver information to the public in all formats, including both traditional and inventive manners. The applicant will work closely with the Director and the department heads.

Posted: November 28th, 2016

Do you want to work where you can enrich the lives of the people in your community? The Urbana Free Library needs you! We have been serving our community for over 140 years – we have a rich history and a bright future. If you are a detail-oriented person who enjoys a great variety of tasks, we want you to join our team. The Acquisitions Clerk handles all shipping/receiving for the Library, maintains the Library’s magazine collection, and performs other duties in Acquisitions Services. This clerk also will be trained to work as an Administration Clerk, doing accounts receivable and payable duties, payroll duties, and general office work to support Library administration.

Posted: November 21st, 2016

Do you want to affect positive change and enrich the lives of the people in your community? If you are a friendly, energetic, creative leader who enjoys connecting with all kinds of people, The Urbana Free Library needs you!  Our Library is a busy, vibrant, dynamic institution that is looking for someone to reflect these same qualities.  We have been serving our community for over 140 years – we have a rich history and a bright future.  If you are an enthusiastic, optimistic, inspiring leader who wants to make a difference in people’s quality of life, we want you to join our Library team.

Posted: November 21st, 2016

Are you a self-starter who enjoys helping people? Do you have experience providing research services and planning programs in a public library that embraces change? If so, you might be just the person for us.  This position has an emphasis on working with and outreach to  teens  - middle school through high school.

Posted: November 21st, 2016

This Teen Librarian position will be based out of the Meadowridge Library and serve middle school and high school youth on the west side of Madison. This position will focus on collaborations with many community partners, such as west Madison schools, Neighborhood Centers, churches and community organizations, including The Road Home and MSCR, as well as working with neighborhood residents to identify community needs and develop engaging learning opportunities and programs to meet those needs.

Posted: November 21st, 2016

The Community Engagement Coordinator at the Madison Public Library will be a public face for the library, and a powerful voice for the many different neighborhoods throughout Madison. In this position, you will focus on establishing relationships with individuals and organizations throughout the City, especially those representing under-resourced neighborhoods. The Community Engagement Coordinator will use data and community conversations to determine needs and will translate those needs into action under the umbrella of the library's strategic priorities.

Posted: November 8th, 2016

Part-time; Non-Teaching Professional; Reference Librarian: Requires a bachelor’s degree in library science or related field; one year professional librarian experience or a master’s degree in library science; experience and training in online library resources. Preferred qualifications include: master’s degree in library science or related field; one year full-time professional librarian experience; experience in library instruction; high-level reference and communication skills. Salary is $20,442 - $25,553 (salary commensurate with education and experience per salary schedule).

Posted: November 8th, 2016

The Village of Forsyth is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Library Technician.  This position performs clerical and customer service duties in support of library operations, with specialization in technical services. This position requires skill in the following areas:  knowledge of library operations, techniques and procedures; understanding of cataloging and classification rules; ability to use computers and computerized circulation system; strong customer service; and attention to detail.  Bachelor’s degree and library technical services experience preferred.

Posted: October 28th, 2016

The Rochester Public Library District is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) professional Youth Services Assistant to work closely with the Youth Services Director. The rate of pay is $10.50 - $11.00 depending on education and experience.

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Posted: October 26th, 2016

The Community Engagement Librarian at the Goodman South Madison Library will be the face of the library in the vibrant South Madison area. This position will focus on working with the many community organizations in the neighborhood such as the Urban League, Access Health, Planned Parenthood, Centro Hispano, numerous churches and small businesses, and neighborhood residents to identify community needs and develop library services and programs to meet those needs.

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