Reference Assistant - Part-Time


Aurora Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Sunday - 12-4pm(work Saturday 10-2pm during summer) Monday - 4-8pm Tuesday - 4-8pm Wednesday - 4-8pm Thursday - 9-1pm
Hourly rate $18.11

Do you love libraries and helping people find information and resources? Do you like interacting with adults and teens from diverse backgrounds? If so, the Aurora Public Library may be the place for you. We are currently looking for a part-time reference assistant at our Eola Road Branch location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide library customers with basic reference, instructional and readers advisory services
  • Assist with adult and teen programming
  • Place local holds and initiate inter-library loan transactions
  • Assist customers with basic office and e-content technology questions
  • Write reports and compile data

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or LTA Certification
  • Previous public library experience preferred
  • Work experience with the public preferred
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Spanish language skills are desirable

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, November 18, 2019
Application Note: 

To apply:

If this sounds like the role for you, please send your application, resume and cover letter to

A copy of our application can be found at

Application Contact: 
HR Director
Apply To: 
Aurora Public Library
101 South River Street
Aurora , IL 60506
Phone: 630.264.4106
41° 45' 25.8084" N, 88° 19' 11.9568" W