Membership Coordinator- School Library Liaison

Illinois Heartland Library System (Carbondale, Champaign, or Edwardsville)

Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) is looking for a Membership Coordinator to support our school member libraries. Here at IHLS you can make a difference in hundreds of libraries across Southern Illinois. Our mission is to support member libraries of all types in providing quality library services. IHLS facilitates access to shared resources, advocates for libraries, promotes innovation and develops community partnerships.

This newly created position provides a unique opportunity to build school library relationships, create networks and tools to support needs that are specific to our member school and academic libraries. This position requires significant travel to our member library locations and can be based at any of our three hub locations: Champaign, Carbondale, or Edwardsville offices.  We are looking for someone with great interpersonal communication skills wiling to learn our members needs and build a partnership bond with our members to better serve the library community.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • MSLIS with licensure preferred.
  • Three (3) years’ experience working in school libraries.
  • Experience working in or with different types of libraries is preferred. 

Annual salary for this position is $50,968-$59,000

IHLS offers an extensive benefits package to include paid time off, health Insurance, dental, vision, IMRF, an employer paid life insurance and the ability to add additional life insurance coverages.  Here at IHLS we have a great work life balance that is part of our company culture.

Interested applicants send resumes to

IHLS is commitment to workplace diversity, building a diverse workforce, and providing equal opportunities to all regardless of age, race, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, language, national origin, religion, and any other characteristics protected by applicable law.