LIBRARY JOB HUNTING ON THE WEB
For librarians and information scientists seeking a new position.
This site is maintained by Pete Llewellyn,
an administrator and part
time librarian at Community College of Philadelphia.
me with any comments. Thanks.
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Last update: June 10, 2005
The prestigious College of Information Science at
lists a variety of positions for librarians, information scientists and
related professions, most in or around the Philadelphia area, but some as far
west as Pittsburgh, and some north and east as New Jersey and New York.
If you're on the East Coast and want to work in a library you BETTER go to school here. (I did)
A fine site for those seeking a position on the east coast.
Go to the College of Information Science Job page at Drexel.
Here are jobs in Education. Look at this site if you would like
to work in an educational setting.
Higher Education Jobs
Here's a site I've found only for those looking for a job in
or near Philadelphia in an educational institution.
Here's another new site- any job in higher education...
Jobs in Higher Education
World Wide Web
Job Hunting Sites for Librarians
This compilation of sites is designed for new and continuing librarians
and information scientists. Each site has some strong points which will
be discussed in the review.
The career site from the Chronicle of Higher Education gives the
user a variety of choices when searching for a position. This
site is special as it allows the searcher to search geographically
or by job title. You can search for faculty, administrative, executive
jobs or those not in academia. You can only search the jobs of the
prior week for free. To search this weeks jobs, you need to subscribe.
Read the Chronicle Ads.
The Philadelphia Cultural Alliance has a wide variety of jobs related to the arts:
Ads from the Philadelphia Cultural Alliance
The Philadelphia Chapter of the Special Libraries Association has a
page listing jobs in the Philadelphia area. This site can be accessed
Go to the Special Libraries positions.
Library Job Postings on the Internet
Here are jobs specifically in Pennsylvania, (not just library or information science) and
jobs specifically in Philadelphia.
Here are jobs with the Federal Government... too many really.
Here are jobs from The American Library Association
Here are jobs from Association of Record Managers & Administrators
Here are jobs from the Art Libraries Association
Here are jobs from the Medical Libraries Association
Here are jobs from the Public Libraries Association
Here are jobs from the New Jersey Library Association:
NJ Library Association.