Niles Public Library Seeks a Kidspace Librarian – Elementary School Liaison

Full-Time: 37.5 hours/week (Weekdays plus one evening per week and one Saturday and Sunday per month) Do you like working with kids & teens? Are you highly organized and conscientious about details? Are you passionate about children’s and teen literature? Are you comfortable enough with e-resources and technology to help patrons? Are you happiest in […]

Evanston Township High School Seeks Substitute Library Aide/s

Evanston Township High School is looking for energetic candidates interested in working in the school’s two libraries for the 2016-2017 school year. ETHS is a large, exciting, diverse high school that sees very heavy library use. Job duties include, but are not limited to: circulation tasks; light reference; aiding librarians with instruction to classes; student […]

School Library Media Program Info Session Coming November 7th!

Curious about the School Library Media Program? The SLMP office hosts an information session once each semester (Fall and Spring). During the session, prospective SLMP students learn about the program requirements and stages and can ask questions from guest speakers who share experiences and advice. The information session also fulfills the program requirement that students […]

Crete-Monee High School Seeks a Full Time Library Aide

Crete-Monee High School is looking for a full time Library Aide. This position supports both the Media Center Director and Textbook Clerk. Job duties include assisting with all material circulation and processing, helping students with using library resources, maintaining the physical space and computer lab reservations, build positive relationships with students and staff, and other […]

RAILS Podcast “Sparks” Episode 4 – ESSA & School Libraries

from ISLMA-Share: RAILS Executive Director Dee Brennan (left) talks with Sylvia Norton, Executive Director of the American Association of School Librarians, and Megan Cusick, Grassroots Specialist at the Office for Library Advocacy, about the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Topics include the status of the legislation in Illinois and why it is critical for […]

Elementary School in Western Springs, IL Seeks Part-Time Library Media Assistant

Part-time position (.6) for the remainder of the 2016-17 school year.  Responsibilities include:  Assist with the circulation and storage of all library resources; process new materials according to the district’s cataloging standards; assist students and staff in finding and using the library resources; prepare correspondence, reports, resource lists, newsletters, and requisitions requested by school librarian; […]

Riverside Brookfield HS Seeks Library Technical Assistant

Riverside Brookfield HS Seeks Library Technical Assistant Qualifications Needed: Completed a Library Technical Assistant (LTA) program, Preferred Ability to utilize the Anglo-American Cataloging Rules and Library of Congress Subject Headings, preferred Ability to communicate (written/verbal), make decisions, resolve conflict, and effectively work with staff, students, and Administration Key Accountabilities: Maintain the Riverside Brookfield High School […]

Fairview South School District Seeks Substitute School Library Media Specialist

Regular School Library Media Specialist will be leaving for a 12 week maternity leave around October 16th. This year she is teaching 3 technology classes (k-2) and two library classes (3-4). Each class is 30 minutes.  Specialist will have wonderful aid in the morning and will work with a great group of staff members! Interested candidates can […]

Cultural Competency: Embracing Difference and Social Justice

Chicago Public Library  is pleased to announce the 2016 Teen Services Conference in partnership with the Chicago Public Schools’ Department of Literacy: Libraries. —————————————————————————————————————— Cultural Competency: Embracing Difference and Social Justice Friday, November 18, 2016 – 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Harold Washington Library Center – 400 S. State St. ——————————————————————————————————————- We invite you to learn with […]

Intern at ISLMA’s Conference in Tinley Park, IL!

ISLMA is excited about our upcoming conference in Tinley Park on November 3-5.  As you know we offer a student registration fee to entice those taking classes with the chance to attend at a discounted price.  This year we have decided to offer eight students the chance to be an intern at our conference.  In return […]