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The following links point to excellent sources of information about employment opportunities for librarians and other information science professionals.
- UA School of Information Jobs Forum
- American Library Association (ALA) Library Employment Resources
- Job Resources for Library & Information Science (compiled by Mary Feeney)
- Library Job Postings on the Internet (compiled by Sarah Johnson)
- American Alliance of Museums (AAM) JobHQ
- American Association for State & Local History (AASLH) Career Center
- American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Job Hotline
- American Libraries Association (ALA) JobLIST
- Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Career Resources
- Chronicle of Higher Education Career Network
- Jobs in Library & Information Technology (from ALA-LITA)
- HigherEd Jobs
- I Need A Library Job - Job Seekers Page
- Library Journal's JobZone
- Museum Employment Resource Center
- National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Jobs
- National Council on Public History Job Site
- Smithsonian Institution Current Openings
- Society of American Archivists (SAA) Online Career Center
- Special Libraries Association (SLA) Career Services Online
- Arizona State Library, Archives, and Public Records Jobline
- Colorado State Library Jobline
- Greater Western Library Alliance Job Listings
- Hitchhiker (New Mexico State Library's Newsletter)
- Maricopa County Library District: Employment Opportunities
- Mountain Plains Library Association Jobline
- Phoenix Public Library Job Opportunities
- Tucson: Pima County Public Library Employment Opportunities
- University of Arizona CareerTrack
- Utah Library Association Jobline
- Washoe County (Nevada) Library System Employment Opportunities
- American Library Association (ALA) Placement Service -- Events and activities in the Placement Center are designed to help job seekers re-tool their skills and prepare for job searches.
- LibraryJobs Placement Services & Recruitment Firms -- Many of these organizations accept resumes and list current job openings.
- Children's Librarian Practice Interview -- This page contains a basic sample interview for the position of Children's Librarian and the questions an applicant would likely encounter. This sample interview is good practice for any public library interview.
- Florida State University Libraries -- This page contains sample interviewing questions from the FSU Career Center.
- HowTo: Apply for a Library Job Wiki -- This comprehensive Wiki offers advice, links, time lines, and information you need to know when looking for a library job. This wiki is a great first stop for the new job seeker. This page pulls it all together for you.
- I Need A Library Job -- A daily blog and one-stop-shop for bios, interviews, book reviews, original articles by information professionals, and job openings.
- LibrarySupportStaff.com -- Collected links to interviewing resources and articles for library jobs. The site includes advice, tips, and information for the library job seeker.
- Mr. Library Dude -- Commonly asked interview questions for an array of library positions and environments.
- The Spirited Librarian -- A great resource for sample interview questions and interview check lists.
- UA Career Services: Interviewing -- Resources to help you ace that interview.
- UA Career Services: Resumes -- Offers frequent resume workshops and resources.
- UA Career and Job Counseling -- Meet with a career counselor briefly during walk-in hours or schedule an appointment.