Information & Reader Services Librarian


Highland Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

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

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.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Position is open until filled. Send job application (available at 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


Application Contact: 
Julia Johnas, Director of Adult Services
Apply To: 
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park , IL 60035
Phone: 847-432-0216
Fax: 847-681-7027