Job Resources


The services below have proven useful to those seeking employment in Library and Information Science, Archives, Records Management, and related fields. We suggest you examine several of them, to discover which sites best suit your needs or qualifications. Many of the job sites also provide additional career resources.

For Job Postings
Michigan Association for Media in Education MAME Job Listing Service.
Michigan Library Association MLA Jobline. Usually good for public libraries.
MICHLIB Listserv Job postings and general discussion for Michigan library professionals.
Raymond James and Associates Technical openings in Michigan (and other states).
Special Libraries Association - Michigan Chapter Local and jobs in Special Libraries.
United States
Academic Careers Online Follow the "search jobs" links (all academic careers, not just library positions).
American Association of Law Libraries AALL job hotline.
American Association of School Librarians Recruitment, job hunting, education and licensing information.
American Library Association Joblist.
American Society for Information Science and Technology ASIS&T Jobline.
American Theological Library Association Links to job postings from ATLA member and non-member institutions.
ARMA International Jobs in records management and archives. ARMA provides a dummy log-in for those who want to only view the jobs list and not post a resume.
Association of Jewish Libraries  The Association of Jewish Libraries promotes Jewish literacy through enhancement of libraries and library resources and through leadership for the profession and practitioners of Judaica librarianship.
Listing of archival positions related to moving images.
Association of Research Libraries Career Resources includes job postings and helpful links.
Chronicle of Higher Education Contains academic job postings, as well as tools and tips for the job seeker.
Digital Koans Digital Koans focuses on digital library jobs or library IT jobs
I Need a Library Job Jobs for Librarians and Information Professionals. US and International positions. Includes much advice and many tips for the job hunter.
Job Spider Employment Resources for Library and Information Science
LibGig LibGig is a new professional networking website dedicated to bringing together everyone who accesses, organizes, creates, manages, produces or distributes information for a living.
Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) Jobs in Library and Information Technology.
LISJOBS Listserv from WSU SLIS National job postings with a special focus on Michigan.
Medical Library Association MLA career resources and information about medical librarianship.
Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) METRO Job Magnet online career center and job bank. RSS feed -
Society of American Archivists SAA Employment Bulletin.
Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals Click on CI Career Center.
Special Libraries Association SLA Career Center.
University of Kentucky Lists teacher certification requirements for all 50 states plus K-12 job openings.
Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals Primarily UK job seeking information. Includes
Council of International Schools K-12, teaching certificate not always required.
European Council of International Schools K-12, teaching certificate not always required.
H-Museum Museum, archive and library positions worldwide, many in Germany. UK and world jobs in higher education.
Job Bank From Human Resources Development Canada (jobs by category, location, etc.). International Recruitment for museums and galleries.
Library Job Postings ORG Searchable job listings, agency and regional contacts, resources and a blog.
University of Western Ontario Jobline US & Canadian Jobs.