Information & Reader Services Librarian Part-Time


Highland Park Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
20 hour workweek, including evening and weekend hours. This is a year-round position.
$23.70+ per hour, DOQ. Includes vacation, sick time, and IMRF retirement plan.

Duties: Provide friendly, service-oriented readers' advisory, research assistance, and instruction in use of library resources to library users. As part of the Information & Reader Services department team, you will handle some collection development responsibilities and plan, coordinate, and evaluate programs.
Requires: An ALA-MLS, knowledge of digital and print information resources, classic and contemporary literature, and downloading and related e-resource technologies. Excellent communication skills.

About the Library
The Highland Park Public Library team recruits creative, enthusiastic, and caring individuals whose work will build relationships and enrich lives. We work to create and support an environment of equity, diversity, and inclusion for the benefit of our employees, our collections, our programs and services, and our community. Our most valuable resource is our team. Join us!

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Send job application (available at and resumé with three work references to:

Laurie Skinner
Information & Reader Services Manager
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, Illinois 60035


Application Contact: 
Laurie Skinner
Apply To: 
Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park , IL 60035
Phone: 8474320216
Fax: 847-681-7027
42° 11' 3.84" N, 87° 47' 48.1128" W