Academic Careers Online
- Scope: A global site for posting
jobs, finding jobs and posting resumes in higher education and academia. Includes full and
part-time teaching, library, and administrative jobs at colleges and universities around
- Updated: As soon as new job postings are entered.
- Sponsor: Academic Careers Online
- Instructions: Applicants can for free search for job openings, post
their resumes, and request automatic e-mail notifications when jobs matching their
interests are posted. To start searching: click on "Applicants enter
here" then click "Search Jobs" and click on Library Sciences,
Administrative positions, and/or Executive & senior managerial positions. To post a
resume and/or receive e-mail notifications click on "Applicants enter here" then
Academic Position Network
- Scope: Academic library positions only
- Updated: Irregular
- Sponsor: Academic Position Network / University of Minnesota
In order to separate out library positions from other academic positions, search using the
terms "library" or "librarian" (or whatever term you desire).
Association of Research Libraries (ARL):
- Scope: Position vacancies in one of the 119 North American research
institutions belonging to ARL; in addition, ARL will also advertise
postings at non-member libraries for a fee.
- Updated: "Regularly." Jobs remain on this site for a 45-day
- Sponsor: Association of Research Libraries
California Academic and Research
Libraries Job Announcements
- Scope: Academic and research libraries in CA
- Updated: Frequency not stated; check dates to make sure positions are
- Sponsor: California chapter of ACRL, the Association of College and
Chronicle of Higher Education - "Academe This
- Scope: Academic libraries nationwide
- Updated: Daily
- Sponsor: Chronicle of Higher Education
To locate librarian jobs, type the
word "librarian" in the search box that appears in the "Search Jobs"
box on this page. If you're looking for faculty positions in a library school, try
"library" or "library science" instead.
College and Research Libraries News Online
(part of ALA JobList)
- Scope: All postings from each month's American Libraries
and College & Research Libraries News, as well as position
announcements that appear online only. Jobs are searchable by
keyword and state/province. Both job seekers and employers may create
accounts within JobLIST.
- Updated: Daily
- Sponsors: American Library Association, Association
of College and Research Libraries, and ALA's Office for Human Resources
Development and Recruitment
- Scope: Library and other positions related to information resources, at
institutes of higher education around the country. Most library positions listed here are
in upper management.
- Updated: When new positions are available
- Sponsor: EDUCAUSE (an organization formed by the merger of EDUCOM
Greater Western Library Alliance
- Scope: Librarian positions within a "consortium of 29 research
libraries located in the greater Midwest & Western US."
- Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
- Sponsor: Greater Western Library Alliance
- Scope: Librarian positions at higher education institutions, including
faculty positions. You may also do a search for
"librarian" or "library" from the main
- Updated: Daily
- Sponsor: HigherEdJobs.com
Inside Higher Ed
- Scope: Library positions in higher ed. Search by
keyword or look for "librarians" in the Administrative Jobs category.
- Updated: Whenever new jobs are available
- Sponsor: Inside Higher Ed, "the online source for
news, opinion and career advice and services for all of higher education"
(per their website)