Librarian - Adult Services


Barrington Area Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
37.5 average
$51,206 Annually, DOQ

Full-Time Librarian | Adult Services

The Barrington Area Library is seeking a full-time Adult Services Librarian. This team member will be instrumental in establishing and developing Community Outreach services while providing exceptional customer-centered librarianship.

A successful candidate will:
➠ cultivate partnerships with local senior living facilities;
➠ plan and deliver innovative outreach services and programming to meet the needs of our community;
➠ oversee homebound delivery services;
➠ staff service desks and provide reference and reader's advisory services, including information on library materials, services, equipment and facilities, as well as technological devices and digital resources;
➠ serve as a person-in-charge (PIC) on a rotating basis.

About you:
➠ You excel at planning and executing instructional programs for both individuals and large groups.
➠ You feel confident championing our services within the Library and out in the community.
➠ You are collaborative, curious, and motivated to make every customer interaction exceptional.
➠ You're inspired by what makes our Library and our community unique.

Hours, Salary, and Benefits:
This is a full-time exempt position. The starting annual salary is $51,206. Relevant experience may be taken into salary consideration. This position earns vacation, sick, personal, and holiday pay and includes IMRF participation. Flexibility with scheduling and local travel is required.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please read the full job description for additional details regarding the responsibilities and requirements. Download, save, and email the completed PDF application, along with your resume and cover letter describing your desire to work at the Barrington Area Library, to

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Barrington Area Library
505 N. Northwest Hwy.
Barrington , IL 60010
Phone: 847-382-1300
42° 9' 33.318" N, 88° 7' 39.684" W