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Information & Reader Services Librarian - Part-Time

If you’re an enthusiastic readers’ advisor who also enjoys research, then we have the perfect job for you!

Duties: Provide research assistance and readers’ advisory, develop programs and collections, create displays and reading lists, write blog posts, and provide e-resource assistance and instruction for adults.

Requires: MLS, knowledge of contemporary and classic literature, information resources, and downloading and related e-resource technologies.  Excellent communication skills. Bilingual Spanish/English is desirable.   

Schedule: Part-time, 20 hour workweek, including evening and weekend hours. This is a year-round position.

Salary: $22.20+ per hour, DOQ. Includes retirement, vacation, and sick time benefits.

Apply to: Position is open until filled.  Send job application (available at https://www.hplibrary.org/job-listings) and resumé with three work references to: 
Laurie Skinner
Information and Readers Services Manager
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035    847/579-6810
(email: lskinner@hplibrary.org)

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Youth Services Librarian - Part-Time

The Youth Services Department is seeking a creative, energetic, and fun librarian with a strong commitment to public service to join our collaborative and lively team.
Duties: Providing friendly reader’s advisory and reference assistance for children and their caregivers, including assistance with digital media and technology; planning in-house library programs and events including storytimes and summer reading programs; collection development; other duties as assigned.
Requires:
ALA accredited MLS
Min. 2 years professional experience working with children
Knowledge of children’s literature, print and electronic resources
Knowledge of child development
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of web technologies and Microsoft Office suite

Part-time (20 hours/week) including weekend and evening shifts

$24.00 per hour, DOQ. Compensation includes paid vacation, sick leave and retirement benefits.

Send job application (available online at http://hplibrary.org/jobs) and resumé with three work references to:
Marcia Beach
Youth Services Manager
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035    847-432-0216
(email: mbeach@hplibrary.org)

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