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Bartlett Public Library District, 800 South Bartlett Road, Bartlett, IL 60103

Adult Services Librarian


Primary Responsibilities

  • Participate in the collection development process by maintaining budget, selecting, and weeding materials in assigned area
  • Provide reference and readers’ advisory assistance and process interlibrary loans
  • Provide instruction on the Library’s digital offerings and e-sources
  • Arrange and host programs of interest to the community
  • Post entries regularly to Library book recommendation blogs
  • Stay current regarding library technology and events
  • Develop and take part in outreach activities


  • Master’s in Library Science
  • 1 year of experience in a public library
  • Familiarity and experience with standard print and digital resources
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited direct supervision
  • Ability to learn, adapt, and adopt new technology
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work with detail and deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must be able to travel to offsite meetings and places in the community for outreach


  • $21.00/hour
  • Full-time, 37.5 hours/week, non-exempt
  • Days, evenings, and weekends


  • Health, Dental, and Vision Plan
  • Participation in IMRF
  • Vacation, Sick, and Holiday benefits


Position is open until filled.  No phone calls, please.




To apply for an open position:

  1. Complete a BPLD Employment Application
  2. Upload your BPLD Employment Application, resume, and cover letter through the Employment Application Form.

Equal Opportunity Employer



Bartlett Public Library District
800 S. Bartlett Road
Bartlett, IL 60103
Main: 630.837.2855
Adult: 630.837.3560
Youth & Teen: 630.837.3348
Questions / Feedback
Monday-Thursday: 9am - 9pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm