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Director (Ashland)

The Board of Trustees of the Prairie Skies Public Library seeks an exceptional candidate to fill its vacant Director position.  Proven experience in working with a board, staff, patrons and community organizations, as well as knowledge and experience in library organization and procedure, is critical.  The current Director is retiring after 22 years of service to the Library.  The Library operates two facilities.  One in Ashland, Illinois and one in Pleasant Plains, Illinois.  The Library’s annual budget is approximately $300,000.

Youth Services Coordinator (Cahokia)

Youth Services Coordinator at the Cahokia Public Library.  Responsible for summer reading and children’s programming throughout the year.  Other duties include purchasing children’s and young adult materials and acting as a liaison with the local schools.  A few hours on the circulation desk and some evenings and weekends required.   Some previous experience with children’s programming required.  Library experience (especially with Polaris) helpful.

RAILS Consortium Manager (PrairieCat)

Are you ready to lead a library technology organization into the future? Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) is seeking a manager for the PrairieCat Local Library System Automation Program (LLSAP).

Are you an excellent communicator? Do you understand libraries? Do you love the excitement of bringing new technology solutions to life? Are you knowledgeable about the power, potentials-and the pitfalls-of a shared integrated library system (ILS)? Do you enjoy working with exceptional libraries to serve communities? Then this position is for you!

Library Assistant I (Forsyth)

The Village of Forsyth (3,490) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Library Assistant I.
Job duties include, but are not limited to, shelving materials, assisting patrons, and clerical tasks.

Educational Technology Specialist (Quincy)

Quincy University seeks qualified applicants for the position of Educational Technology Specialist.

Reference Librarian (Mount Prospect)

Part-time position in the Research Services Department available.  Join the staff of an active, service-oriented public library. Major duties include staffing a busy reference desk and collection development. Must have excellent public speaking skills, initiative, and a commitment to providing excellent public service. Individual must be able to work effectively within a team environment. Masters in Library Science/ALA required. $19.22 per hour.

Shelver (Carbondale)

HELP WANTED: SHELVER PT evenings/weekends. Apply in person at Carbondale Public Library, 405 W. Main St. by 8pm, Tues. 8/4/15.

Circulation Clerk (Fariview Heights)

The Fairview Heights Public Library has an opening for a part-time circulation clerk working 26 hours per week. If you enjoy working with people, have excellent customer service skills as well as the ability to work as part of a team, please apply. This is a union position.

Community Engagement Librarian 1 (Madison, WI)

Madison Public Library seeks two Community Engagement Librarians at the Central Library who will be part of a team developing a platform and service models focused on lifelong learning, cultivating relationships between the Library and Madison's learning community in order to foster opportunities to learn, share and create.

Library Director (East Peoria)

The Board of Trustees of the Fondulac District Library is looking for the next Library Director. Fondulac District Library opened a brand new 32,000 square foot facility in November 2013. Located in the heart of the recently developed Levee District in East Peoria, the library has played an integral part in the redevelopment of the community. The new library director will be responsible for the administration of the library, staff management, budgeting and planning.