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Helping with management, legal, technical, and other issues faced in running your library

Library Director Search

Division of Library Development staff assist library boards and other library hiring authorities when they need to hire a new library director. Resources on hiring staff are available as well as professional advice on the search process. DLD staff are also available to serve on search committees and interview panels. DLD also has sample employment contracts for Directors. Contact Dawn La Valle, Director Division of Library Development, 860-757-6665 or


Connecticut Library Association and Connecticut Library Consortium
234 Court Street, Middletown, CT 06457-3304
Job listings and Instructions for submission

JobLine from Simmons University,
School of Library and Information Science
300 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
Call 671-521-2797 for information

Capital District Library Council
28 Essex St.
Albany, NY 12206-2027
Phone 518-438-2500
Fax 518-438-2872
Job Postings

American Library Association Job List

I Need a Library Job (INALJ) Jobs site

Library Journal and Library Hotline Job Zone

List of Accredited Graduate Library and Information Science Programs
You can check here for placement services at individual programs.

Southern Connecticut State University
School of Library Science and Instructional Technology
Attn.: Kay Opalenik
Tel: 203-392-5781

University of Rhode Island
Graduate School of Library and Information Science
Placement Service
Rodman Hall
94 West Alumni Ave. Suite 2
Kingston, RI 02881
Tel: 401-874-2947; Fax: 401-874-4395


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