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Information & Reader Services Librarian

Department: Information and Reader Services

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

Duties: Provide expert and generous readers’ advisory and research assistance, develop programs and collections, create book club kits, displays and reading lists, promote through blogs and social media, oversee adult Homebound Services, and provide e-resource assistance and instruction for adults.

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

Schedule: Full-time, 40 hour workweek, including evening and weekend hours. This is a year-round position.
Salary: $22.20+ per hour, DOQ. Includes health/vision/dental insurance, IMRF and 457 retirement plans, vacation, holiday, and sick leave benefits.

Apply to: Position is open until filled.  Send job application and resumé with three work references to:

Julia A. Johnas
Director of Adult Services
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035    847/432-0216

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Library Page Part Time

Do you like to keep things organized? Do you like to know where everything is? Then being a Circulation Page at the Highland Park Public Library might be just the job for you! No day is exactly the same – different materials, different people – but the skill set remains the same.

Duties: Shelve, sort and shift library materials (print and non-print) onto shelves or display units, and shelf-read materials – arranging books and other materials in correct order on the shelves. Shift materials so that materials remain accessible, attractive and orderly. Empty book bins or other returned materials receptacles and desensitize specified materials.

Requires: Ability to sort materials alphabetically and in a Dewey Decimal sequence, familiarity with computer operations, ability to stand, bend, kneel and lift and carry up to 25 pounds. Ability to remain focused and disciplined in detailed orientated work. Requires visual discrimination and the ability to read spine labels, the ability to follow oral and written instructions, and the ability to interact and communicate with people of all ages. Must be available for open shifts.

Schedule: Hours would include evening and weekend shifts. This is a 12 hour per week position.

Starting Salary: $8.91 per hour, depending upon qualifications.
Apply by submitting an application (available online) to:

Georgia Pichinos-Anderson
Page & Volunteer Coordinator
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue Highland Park, IL 60035

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