Current Posted Vacancies
Now accepting applications for a Graduate Archives Internship
10 hours/week ($16.71 – $18.38 per hour)
The Champaign County Historical Archives at The Urbana Free Library, is seeking applicants for a Graduate Archives Internships. The internship requires you to have completed LIS581 (or equivalent course work or training), and successful experience in processing 20th-century records/papers. Under the supervision of a professional archivist, the intern will be assigned to process a large 20th-century collection (i.e., arrangement and description, holdings maintenance, including preparing box and/or folder lists). The internship is for the fall semester, with possible renewal for the spring semester. Interns may qualify for a one-semester tuition waiver at the iSchool at Illinois. Full position announcement and job description view online or download PDF
If you wish to be considered, please submit your application (by mail or electronically) by Monday, July 10, 2017
Now accepting applications for a part-time Information Technology Assistant.
The Urbana Free Library is seeking a self-motivated individual to assist the Manager of Information Technology with the support of the Library’s technology infrastructure. Duties include desktop and server administration, system imaging and backups, and general technology troubleshooting. The ideal candidate should have two years of relevant IT work experience (or coursework) and strong organizational and interpersonal skills. If you would enjoy working with people in a community-centered environment, the Library invites you to apply. Full position announcement and job description: view online or download (PDF)
Current Pooled Vacancies
Now accepting applications for an hourly Shelver / Barista position.
The Shelver / Barista routinely shelves books and other materials, retrieves items to fill requests, keeps the material in proper order, empties the book returns, moves books and furniture, runs errands, and performs other basic tasks related to the library collections. Also, works in the library cafe. Full position announcement and job description: view online or download (PDF)
Now accepting applications for an hourly Circulation Clerk / Information Assistant position.
The Circulation Clerk issues library cards, checks materials in and out, and performs other duties at the Circulation Desk. Duties demand extensive public interaction, and the clerk must continually present a positive and friendly image while handling many tasks at once in a busy, automated environment. The Information Assistant provides routine reference and reader's advisory service to patrons and assists them with catalog, Internet, computer software, fax, and copier questions at other service desks. Full position announcements and job descriptions: