This page includes regionally-based job listings for the following states: Delaware, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, DC, and West Virginia.
See also the listings of individual libraries located in one of these states.

ACRL - Greater Metropolitan NY Chapter Jobs

  • Scope: "Library events and jobs for the NY metropolitan area and beyond." This site is cross-listed under both "all libraries" and "Atlantic states."
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: Association of College and Research Libraries, Greater Metro. NY Chapter

Allegheny County Library Association: Employment Opportunities

  • Scope: Library positions in the Pittsburgh area.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available; see posting dates.
  • Sponsor: Allegheny County Lib Assoc (ACLA)

The Cadence Group

  • Scope: Provides research services, staffing, computer consulting, records management, and project management solutions to clients nationwide.  Most are in the Atlanta or DC areas.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are posted.  See job ads for availability.
  • Sponsor: The Cadence Group, Atlanta, Georgia, and Washington, DC

Capital District Library Council Job Postings

  • Scope: Jobs at libraries belonging to CDLC, one of the nine reference and research library resources systems in New York State. CDLC is headquartered in Albany, New York.
  • Updated: Whenever new listings are available. The most recent jobs are listed first.
  • Sponsor: CDLC

Central New York Library Resources Council: Employment Opportunities

  • Scope: Jobs at libraries belonging to CLRC, "a multi-type library consortium serving Herkimer, Madison, Oneida and Onondaga counties in Central New York State."
  • Updated: Whenever new listings are available. The most recent jobs are listed first.
  • Sponsor: CLRC

Chester County Library System Employment Opportunities

  • Scope: Full- and part-time library positions in Chester County, located in southeastern Pennsylvania.
  • Updated: Whenever new listings are available.
  • Sponsor: Chester County Library System

Dauphin County Library System Employment Opportunities

  • Scope: Positions at libraries belonging to DCLS (surrounding areas of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)
  • Updated: Whenever new listings are available.
  • Sponsor: Dauphin County Library System. 

Delaware County Library System Employment

  • Scope: Positions (all levels) at libraries in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
  • Updated: Whenever new listings are available. (Heavy on applets; it makes my PC lock up for a while)
  • Sponsor: Delaware County Library System

Delaware Library Association Jobline

  • Scope: Library positions (all levels) in Delaware
  • Updated: Whenever open positions are available
  • Sponsor: Delaware Library Association

Drexel University College of Computing and Informatics

  • Scope: Many Pennsylvania and New Jersey openings, along with others mixed in.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are posted.
  • Sponsor: Drexel University College of Computing and Informatics, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Instructions: From this page, select jobs in either library science or information systems/tech.

Howard County Library Job Openings

  • Scope: Public library positions in Howard County Library, Maryland
  • Sponsor: Howard County Library, Maryland

InfoCurrent

  • Scope: Positions at libraries that are listed with InfoCurrent, a recruitment firm which places library personnel at all levels in permanent and temporary jobs in the NYC and Washington, DC, metro areas.
  • Updated: Only open positions are listed.
  • Sponsor: InfoCurrent
  • Instructions: To search for jobs, choose Employment Opportunities.

Law Librarians Society of Washington, DC, Inc. Jobline

  • Scope: Positions at law libraries in the Washington, DC, area
  • Updated: Weekly
  • Sponsor: LLSDC

Law Library Association of Greater New York

  • Scope: Law library positions in greater NYC
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: LLAGNY.  Click on link for online job bulletin.

LAC-Group

  • Scope: Current jobs available through LAC-Group, a library staffing and recruitment firm established in 1986.  Their focus is national in scope, with offices in California, Denver, and Washington, DC. Government positions are a specialty. (Cross listed under All Libraries, Federal Libraries, Pacific, Western, and Atlantic States)
  • Updated: Whenever new positions are available. Jobs remain listed until filled.
  • Sponsor: LAC-Group

Long Island Library Jobline

  • Scope: Job vacancies at libraries in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, New York
  • Updated: New jobs added every Tuesday; jobs remain posted for two weeks.  This site contains the same jobs as their telephone-based jobline.
  • Sponsor: Long Island Library Resources Council (LILRC)

LYRASIS Job Bank

  • Scope: Positions available in the Mid-Atlantic, Southeastern, and New England regions, primarily.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available. 
  • Sponsor: LYRASIS, a regional library cooperative formed in April 2009 by the merger of PALINET, SOLINET, and NELINET.

Maryland Library Association Jobline

  • Scope: Library positions in Maryland
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: Maryland Library Association

Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) Job/Resume Bank

  • Scope: Library positions in New York City and Westchester County, NY
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: METRO, a multi-type library consortium that serves New York City and Westchester County.
  • Instructions: In addition to the job bank, the site includes a variety of information about relocating to, living in, and working in the area.

Mid-Hudson Library System Bulletin

  • Scope: Open positions at libraries within the Mid-Hudson Library System, comprised of 65 member libraries in central NY (Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Putnam, and Ulster counties)
  • Updated: Bulletins published on 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.
  • Sponsor: Mid-Hudson Library System, Poughkeepsie, NY (Headquarters)
  • Instructions: Open positions, when available, are listed under "Job Openings" towards the bottom of each bulletin. Check for currency.

New Jersey Library Association Jobs Hotline

  • Scope: Librarian (MLS required) positions in New Jersey. All positions listed here must meet the NJLA minimum salary requirement.
  • Updated: As new jobs are available (not stated)
  • Sponsor: New Jersey Library Association
  • Instructions: All jobs listed for four weeks unless employer specifies otherwise. New jobs are listed first.

New York State Library: Library-Related Jobs in and Around New York State

  • Scope: Includes announcements posted on the NYLINE mailing list.
  • Updated: As new jobs are available.  Date of last update provided.
  • Sponsor: New York State Library, Division of Library Development

Northern New York Library Network: Library Jobs

  • Scope: Library positions located within the 7-county region of the library network.  Headquarters are in Potsdam, NY.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: Northern NY Library Network

Pennyslvania Library Association: PaLA Online Job Listing

  • Scope: Library positions in Pennsylvania
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: Pennsylvania Library Association

Pittsburgh Area Library Jobs

  • Scope: Library positions in Pittsburgh and the surrounding area
  • Updated: Irregularly
  • Sponsor: Pittsburgh Chapter, Special Libraries Association
  • Instructions: The most recent positions are listed first.

Points North: Newsletter of the North County Reference and Research Resources Council

  • Scope: Positions at libraries in northern New York State
  • Updated: Monthly/bimonthly
  • Sponsor: NC3R, Canton, New York. 
  • Instructions: The site above provides a link to the newsletter site. Click through the various pages of each newsletter until you come across job openings.

Prince George's County Memorial Library System: Library Employment

  • Scope: Library positions (public) within Prince George's County, Maryland.  Choose Library Information, then Employment.
  • Updated: Check dates of postings.
  • Sponsor: Prince George's County Memorial Library System

Prince William County Public Library System Employment

  • Scope: Library positions (public) within Prince William County, Virginia
  • Updated: Check dates of postings. Scroll down to the Library section in the list.
  • Sponsor: Prince William Public Library System, Virginia

PRO LiBRA Associates

  • Scope: "A library service company providing personnel staffing, project management and consulting services to corporations, public entities and individuals" in the northeastern U.S.  Includes both temporary and permanent placements.
  • Updated: No jobs are online. Choose "Contact Us" for contact information.
  • Sponsor: PRO LiBRA Associates, Maplewood, New Jersey

Rochester Regional Library Council Jobs

  • Scope: Jobs in the greater Rochester, NY, area
  • Sponsor: RRLC (Rochester Regional Library Council)
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.

STG International

  • Scope: Recruiter for federal positions (librarians, library technicians, records managers), mostly in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area.  STG International has offices in 26 states.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.
  • Sponsor: STG International, Alexandria, Virginia

South Central Regional Library Council Jobs

  • Scope: Jobs in libraries in one of the following New York counties:  Allegany, Broome, Cayuga, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, and Yates.
  • Sponsor: SCRLC, a multi-type library system headquartered in Ithaca, NY.

Southeastern New York Library Resources Council: Newsline's Employment Opportunities

  • Scope: Jobs in libraries in one of the following New York counties:   Columbia,
    Greene, Ulster, Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, Putnam and Rockland.
  • Sponsor: SENYLRC, a multi-type library system located in Highland, NY.
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.

Southern Tier Library System Jobs

  • Scope: Jobs in libraries in one of the following New York counties:  Allegany, Steuben, Yates, Schuyler, and Chemung, in the Finger Lakes area
  • Sponsor: Southern Tier Library System, Painted Post, NY
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are available.

Special Libraries Association, Hudson Valley Chapter

  • Scope: Special library positions around the Hudson Valley (area of Poughkeepsie NY)
  • Sponsor: SLA Hudson Valley Chapter
  • Updated: Whenever new jobs are submitted.

Special Libraries Association, New Jersey Chapter

  • Scope: Special library positions in NJ
  • Sponsor: SLA New Jersey Chapter
  • Updated: Weekly

Special Libraries Association, Philadelphia Chapter

  • Scope: Special library positions in the greater Philadelphia, PA, area.
  • Updated: On a continual basis, as new positions become available. The most recent positions are listed first.
  • Sponsor: SLA Philadelphia Chapter

Special Libraries Association, Princeton/Trenton Chapter

  • Scope: Special library positions around Princeton and Trenton, NJ
  • Updated: Continuously.  Local placement agencies and employment contacts are also provided.
  • Sponsor: SLA Princeton/Trenton Chapter

Special Libraries Association, Upstate New York Chapter

  • Scope: Library positions throughout upstate New York; all library types.
  • Updated: Often; newest positions are listed first.
  • Sponsor: SLA, Upstate New York

Virginia Library Association Jobline

  • Scope: Virginia libraries only
  • Updated: On a continual basis, as new positions become available. The most recent positions are listed first.
  • Sponsor: Virginia Library Association

West Virginia Library Commission: Employment

  • Scope: Jobs in West Virginia libraries
  • Updated: Not stated; dates not provided
  • Sponsor: West Virginia Library Commission

Western New York Library Resources Council

  • Scope:  Positions at libraries within the six counties of Western New York (Erie, Niagara, Orleans, Genesee, Chautauqua and Cattaraugus). 
  • Updated: See dates after each listing.
  • Sponsor: Western NY Library Resources Council, Buffalo, NY.

Wontawk: Recruitment for Libraries and Other Information Services

  • Scope: Library and information specialist positions in the Northeast and in the Chicago area that are handled by this recruiting firm
  • Sponsor: Wontawk, New York, NY

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