Library Assistant


Aurora Public Library District
Library Type: 
Other Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Temporary COVID Schedule: Tuesday 1pm – 6pm Thursday 3pm – 8pm Saturday 10am - 2pm Regular Non COVID Schedule: Monday through Thursday 4-8pm 4 hours Saturday or Sunday (Saturday 10-2pm or 1-5pm)

Do you love libraries and helping people find information and resources? Do you like interacting with children from diverse backgrounds? If so, the Aurora Public Library District may be the place for you. We are currently looking for a part-time Library Assistant at our Santori location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide library customers with basic reference, instructional and readers advisory services
  • Place local holds and initiate inter-library loan transactions
  • May assist with programming
  • Assist customers with basic office 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 a plus

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Thursday, March 4, 2021
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

About APLD:

Our strategic plan includes Advancing through Equity, Achieving School Success, Restoring Aurora and Welcoming New Americans. We're dedicated to providing excellent customer service in a diverse urban area. Our 97,000-square foot main library which opened in 2015 includes a makerspace and a media production lab. We also have two branches and a bookmobile. We serve six school districts in four counties, and our bookmobile provides library services to students in East Aurora School District 131.

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