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Youth Services Librarian (Warrenville)

Warrenville Public Library District is seeking a part-time Youth Services Librarian. This position supports programs and services for children in Kindergarten through 5th grade, including collection development and school cooperation. The position includes opportunities to work with other age groups, both younger and older.

Cataloger (Normal)

Normal Public Library seeks a creative, innovative, team-oriented library professional with proven work experience dedicated to contributing to an outstanding Technical Services department and excellent service environment for the customers and staff of the library. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is approximately April 1, 2015.

Library/LRC Support Specialist (St. Louis)

The Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market (SICCM) has a vacancy for a full-time, Master’s degree, Library/Learning Resource Center (LRC) Support Specialist position at the East St. Louis Community College Center.  This position assumes responsibility for the day-to-day operation of the library including Technical, Public Services and Distance Learning.  

Youth Services Librarian (Dunlap)

The Dunlap Public Library District seeks an innovative and energetic professional to fill the position of Youth Services Librarian. The Youth Services Librarian plans, implements, and carries out programming for patrons ages birth – 19, assists with collection development of the Easy, J, and Young Adult sections of the library, maintain a friendly and welcoming library environment in the Easy, J, and Young Adult sections of the library, and assist the Executive Director on other matters as needed.

Library Specialist (Illinois State Library)

An employment opportunity is available at the Illinois State Library for a Library Specialist position in the Library Operations area. Please follow the instructions for application and information.

Librarian III - Access Services (Springfield)

Lincoln Library is seeking an individual to direct the operation of Access Services; supervise and train staff; coordinate current activities while planning and recommending appropriate new methods and policies; establish standards and procedures for circulation, periodicals, customer account maintenance and outreach, check-in/check- out and delivery of materials, material selection and interlibrary loans; and perform and direct highly complex and varied tasks requiring independent knowledge, its application and exercise of independent judgment. This position requires a Master’s degree in Library with three years library customer service experience and two years supervisory experience. Five years circulation and experience with OCLC interlibrary loan and circulation processes of integrated library systems preferred. Evening and weekend hours required.

Research Literature Bibliographer (Chicago)

Job Overview
The primary role of the Research Literature Bibliographer is to develop and execute a strategy for systematically sourcing all available research literature, published and unpublished, for all disciplines of social impact targeted by the IGP (Education, Youth Development, International Development, Critical Human Needs, Economic Development, Disaster Relief, Arts, Sustainability, Health, Criminal Justice, Science & Technology, Culture and Identity). The Research Literature Bibliographer must not only be intimately familiar with the breadth of academic, public, and private research databases available, s/he must also be adept at identifying academic/professional journals and other online and offline sources of research literature relevant to social impact. The successful Research Literature Bibliographer will be able to deliver research literature bibliographies that are definitively comprehensive and beyond the reproach of experts in their respective fields of social impact. The Research Literature Bibliographer will collaborate with the Chief Genomic Officer, Data Science Director, and various IGP R&D teams to ensure the IGP becomes the de facto standard across the social sector for research literature references.

Law Library Clerk (Madison County)

The Madison County Law Library has a position open - Law Library Clerk. The Law Library Clerk provides customer service to individuals who are representing themselves in court using the Self-Help Center, makes independent decisions in assessing each individual’s requests and the manner in which help will be provide, answers questions and educates self-represented litigants about materials and resources available in the Self-Help Center , and performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated.

Library Director (Sherrard)

Employer/Library: Sherrard Public Library District Library

Type: Public

County: Mercer

Position Information
Job Title: Library Director

Manager of Branch Circulation at West Branch (Aurora)

APL seeks a full-time, customer-focused circulation manager with four years of library experience. If you enjoy teaching customers to use self-check, ferreting out tricks to make Polaris easier, and managing scheduling with confidentiality and precision, this could be the job for you.

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