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Position posted 12/1/21

The Cary Area Public Library District is seeking a progressive, technologically savvy, service-oriented Adult Services Librarian to fill an open full-time position. This librarian will provide in-depth readers' advisory and reference service, perform collection development in assigned areas of the adult collection, provide adult programming including leading book discussions, and take regular shifts at our service points, including the drive-up window.

Read through the complete Adult Services Librarian job description to see if this would be a good fit for you.

37.5 per week

$41,000 plus benefits

The deadline to apply is Friday, December 17, 2021.

Position posted 12/1/21

Thursdays 12-5 pm
Fridays 10 am-3 pm
4th Saturday each month 8 am-12 pm

Starts at $12 per hour


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to communicate clearly, both in writing and orally
  • Provide courteous and friendly service to patrons and staff
  • Willingness to help the library become a more inclusive environment for both staff and patrons


  • Shelve library materials alphabetically and according to the Dewey Decimal System
  • Shelf-read regularly to ensure materials are in proper order
  • Pull items on the picklist
  • Check materials in and trap holds
  • Refer all non-directional questions to appropriate staff members
  • Identify items in need of repair
  • Assist with repairs of library materials as requested
  • Assist with homebound services as requested
  • Perform related duties as required

Read through the complete Page job description to see if this would be a good fit for you.

The deadline to apply is Wednesday, December 15. Start date is Thursday, January 6, 2022.

To Apply
Our application is available at the Service Center or online (fillable pdf; download, complete, and print or attach completed application to your email).

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and application by mail or email to:
Human Resources
Cary Area Public Library
1606 Three Oaks Road
Cary, IL 60013