Champaign County, IL: GIS Specialist, University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign

Position Available: Position available immediately. This is a 100% time, 12 month appointment academic position in the University Library.  Position Function/Summary: The Geographic Information Science (GIS) Specialist plays a critical role in the development, growth, and stability of the University Library’s geospatial program. The GIS Specialist has interests in all facets of a geospatial program–hardware, software, data access, and user services–and the ability to support … Continue reading Champaign County, IL: GIS Specialist, University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign

Champaign County, IL: Social Sciences Research Librarian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Position Summary: The University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is seeking a creative, innovative, collaborative, and intellectually curious individual as Social Sciences Research Librarian.  The successful candidate will contribute to engaged, inclusive services and scholarship related to assigned areas.  We encourage applicants who are committed to the principle that a diverse community enhances our institution and who will help the University of … Continue reading Champaign County, IL: Social Sciences Research Librarian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Normal, IL: Digitization Coordinator, Illinois State University

The Digitization Coordinator oversees a portfolio of digital library projects and provides the leadership and technical expertise needed to complete projects successfully. This position works collaboratively with library staff and external clients to identify, plan, and produce digital content from primary source materials. Link to posting. Continue reading Normal, IL: Digitization Coordinator, Illinois State University

Burr Ridge, IL: Consulting and Continuing Education Specialist, RAILS – Reaching Across Illinois Library System

Reaching Across Illinois Library System
County: Cook
Full Time
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30am–4:30pm (37.5 hours per week)
Salary: $49,478-$61,847

Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) is a multi-type library system with one big, audacious goal: to become the very best library system in the country.To reach this goal, we must provide responsive, innovative and strategic services to our almost 1,400 member libraries. We succeed when they succeed in serving their community to the fullest.

How do we accomplish this audacious goal? By hiring responsive, innovative and strategic-minded people! If this is you, and you are passionate about libraries of all shapes and sizes, then RAILS is where you belong. You will join a motivated,supportive staff who love serving our member libraries. Continue reading “Burr Ridge, IL: Consulting and Continuing Education Specialist, RAILS – Reaching Across Illinois Library System”

Champaign, IL: Public Services and Engagement Librarian, University of Illinois

Link to job posting. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is hiring a Public Services and Engagement Librarian. This brand new position is focused on developing marketing and engagement for the departments associated with the University Library’s Life Sciences Division, as well as serving as the librarian for University of Illinois Extension and the Agricultural Communications Program.This position is a tenure-track faculty appointment that is … Continue reading Champaign, IL: Public Services and Engagement Librarian, University of Illinois

Urbana-Champaign, IL: Digital Humanities Librarian, University of Illinoise Urbana-Champaign

Link to job posting. Reporting to the Head of Scholarly Communication and Publishing, the Digital Humanities Librarian leads outreach and services for research and instruction in the humanities and arts that employs digital technologies and data. Working with colleagues in the library’s Scholarly Commons, Research Data Service, and Scholarly Communication and Publishing units, Library Information Technology, Media Commons, special collections curators and archivists, and subject … Continue reading Urbana-Champaign, IL: Digital Humanities Librarian, University of Illinoise Urbana-Champaign

Chicago, IL: Metadata Librarian for Music and Special Collections, University of Chicago

Link to job posting. The University of Chicago Library is seeking an innovative and forward-thinking individual for the position of Metadata Librarian for Music and Special Collections, with responsibility for original cataloging and creation of metadata for music scores, sound recordings, media and digital resources; and special collections materials in all subjects and European languages. This position splits time evenly between the Technical Services Department … Continue reading Chicago, IL: Metadata Librarian for Music and Special Collections, University of Chicago