Regional Library Job Openings

Welcome to ODL Jobline! Below are the latest regional library positions from individual institutions around the country. Jobline is updated when new announcements are received or when announcements expire.

Youth Services Librarian
Colony Public Library, Colony, TX

The Colony Public Library seeks a dynamic, technology-savvy innovator to provide the highest level of professional and friendly customer service to this active, family-oriented, lake-side community. The Youth Services Librarian plans, coordinates, promotes, and administers all aspects of specialized library services to children, young adults, and their parents and caregivers. The Youth Services Librarian manages the Youth Services portion of the Department’s annual operating budget, develops input for the Department’s annual budget proposal, develops and maintains all youth and young adult collections in all formats, develops and builds upon outreach relationships for youth services with public and private schools, day care providers, the City’s Parks and Recreation Department, home school organizations, early childhood PTAs and other community organizations and government agencies serving youth and families. Duties include developing, overseeing, and conducting programs, reading incentive activities, story times, library tours, youth outreach programs, Summer Reading incentive programs, educational programs for parents and caregivers, and other onsite and online activities for children, young adults, and their parents and caregivers. The Youth Services Librarian serves as staff liaison to the Library’s Teen Advisory Panel and Teen Anime Club and shares responsibility for providing reference assistance to patrons of all ages on a rotating basis with other librarian staff members. Schedule includes evening and weekend hours; schedule may vary.

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Technology Consultant
Southwest Kansas Library System, Dodge City, KS

This position is responsible for coordinating technology planning and service provision including oversight of E-rate, technology plans, library automation and technology-related procurement. Travel to member libraries is integral to this position.

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Reference and Instruction Librarian
Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth, TX

Provide reference service for all library patrons. Develop, deliver, and assess library information instruction and training in both traditional and non-traditional formats. Outreach to faculty of information resources and library services.

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Regional Jobline Websites

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Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA) Jobline
MPLA Members—Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Montana,
Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma,
South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming.

Arkansas—Arkansas Library Association Jobline

Iowa—State Library of Iowa

Kansas—Kansas Library Association Job Bank

Mississippi—Mississippi Library Job Opportunities,
PO Box 10700, Jackson, MS 39289–0700 or call 601–359–1036.

Missouri—Missouri Library Association Jobline

Texas—Texas Library Association Jobline