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Sparks Podcast Episode 28: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Audio file: Video file: RAILS Executive Director Deirdre Brennan talks with Assistant Library Director Teri Campbell from Evanston Public Library, Preschool Outreach Librarian Emily Conradt from St. Charles Public Library District, and Community Engagement Manager Nancy Kim Phillips from Skokie...
Deirdre Brennan, Teri Campbell, Emily Conradt, and Nancy Kim Phillips.
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IMLS Funding: Continued Advocacy Efforts Required

House Appropriations Subcommittee Votes to Recommend Level Funding for FY2018 July 17, 2017 Since President Trump announced that he wanted to eliminate IMLS and federal funding for libraries in May, all of us have been communicating with our members of Congress about the value of libraries. Last...
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Public Library Nonresident Card Participation

The board of each public library in RAILS is required by Illinois law to decide annually whether your library will participate in the state's nonresident fee program, and to inform us about the board's action within 30 days. Nothing in the statute or administrative rules requires a public library to participate in the nonresident library card reciprocal borrowing program of a regional library system.

Adult Services Specialist

Part Time
Public Library
Deadline Date: 
Monday, July 11, 2022
Salary: 
$23.89 - $29.87/hr. DOQ; $29.87/hr. is the midpoint of the salary range.
Position Details The Addison Public Library is seeking a customer-focused librarian to help connect patrons with their interests and information needs. Along with providing an exceptional patron experience at the Adult Services desk, you will help deliver Literacy programming. You will help offer 1...

Youth Services Supervisor

Full Time
Public Library
Salary: 
The annual pay range for new hires in this position is $58,957 to $73,697. Offers are made within this range based on competencies, experience, and internal equity.
Skokie Public Library seeks an enthusiastic, knowledgeable Youth Services Supervisor to join our Youth Services team. We are looking for someone with a passion for serving families and kids and providing top-notch customer service, as well as someone who can act as a leader working with the manager...

Materials Handler

Part Time
Public Library
Salary: 
The pay range for new hires in this position is $15.85 to $19.81. Offers are made within this range based on competencies, experience, and internal equity.
Skokie Public Library seeks a materials handler who will help us manage items returned to the library and put our materials in their proper place. We want to hear from you if you fully embrace our core service values of community, collaboration, compassion, and curiosity; you have excellent...

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