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Stoughton Public Library

The Stoughton Public Library in Stoughton, Wisconsin is seeking a part-time (15-18 hours per week)  Library Intern who will focus on providing services to teens and tweens, with additional work with all ages.

This position extends for approximately 36 weeks beginning in September, 2017. The successful candidate must commit to working in this position for its duration.

Posted: July 24th, 2017
Wood River Public Library

This position will focus on many administrative duties, as well as program planning. The Assistant Director/Program Coordinator will engage in many duties throughout the community as well as provide general leadership for the library staff, helping coordinate the efforts of staff, and provide training when necessary. 

Posted: July 24th, 2017
Columbia Public Library

This part-time position provides friendly public service at our busy circulation desk as well as work under the general direction of the  Assistant Library Director/Community Engagement Librarian.  The position requires planning, preparation, and implementation of children, teen and adult library programs.

Posted: July 7th, 2017
Illinois Heartland Library System

Courier Drivers are a critical component to the provision of customer service.  These positions sort and deliver books and other library materials to and from member libraries.   Courier Driver services are provided Mondays through Fridays.
**Please note: Must be available to work Mondays and Tuesdays.

Posted: July 6th, 2017
Illinois Heartland Library System

The Sorter is a part-time position.  The primary role of the 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: July 6th, 2017
Urbana Free Library

The Urbana Free Library seeks an energetic, creative, and service-oriented professional who is passionate about children’s programming and collection development to join our Adult and Youth Services Department!  As part of The Urbana Free Library, the Adult and Youth Services Department has helped provide excellent service for over 140 years, and we look to build upon our rich history and continue our success by adding a part-time member to our team!

Posted: July 3rd, 2017
Barrington Area Library

Be a vital community catalyst and library futurist as the next Executive Director for the Barrington Area Library. The Library’s mission focuses on four key areas: stimulating imagination; supporting information literacy; fostering multigenerational and creative lifelong learning; and creating young readers. A customer-centric and committed staff (65 FTE) successfully fulfills that mission in comfortable physical and virtual settings through the Library’s outstanding digital collections and services, collaborative and vibrant community spaces, and stellar programs and activities for all ages.

Posted: July 3rd, 2017
Governors State University

GSU seeks an innovative, adaptive and collaborative Science Librarian who will engage with science faculty, students and other campus partners to shape a dynamic teaching, learning and research environment. The position is open until filled, with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2017.

Posted: July 3rd, 2017
Millikin University

With the guidance of the Access Services Coordinator, collaborates with the other Circulation Specialist in assuring the provision of excellent Circulation Desk services to Millikin University students, faculty, administrators and staff, as well as to community members and visitors from other academic institutions statewide, during all hours that the library is open.

Posted: July 3rd, 2017
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