Library Human Resources

Faculty and Academic Professional Positions

University Library is the largest public university library in the country. It holds more than thirteen million volumes and 24 million items and materials in all formats, languages, and subjects, including 9 million microforms, 120,000 serials, 148,000 audio-recordings, over 930,000 audiovisual materials, over 280,000 electronic books, 12,000 films, and 650,000 maps. The Library receives over one million visitors to the online catalog each week, contains 47 individual libraries and currently employs 100 faculty and 300 staff members.  The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) is a public, land-grant university that was chartered in 1867, under the name of the Illinois Industrial University. There are over 150 programs of study at UIUC, with more than 80 research centers, laboratories and institutes.  The University employs 2,000 faculty members and serves over 37,000 students; undergraduate, graduate and professional.

Urbana-Champaign is located about 135 miles south of Chicago and is a diverse community of over 100,000. Champaign County is home to more than 175,000 people, and provides a peaceful, rural environment to complement the cultural and recreational benefits of a major university.  For more information on the area, check out Champaign County Illinois Chamber of Commerce.

Library positions and their status will be updated weekly.
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Acquisitions and Operations Specialist

Mary Schlembach, Chair
Stephanie Baker
Lynn Wiley
Closes February 14. 2015

Archival Operations and Reference Specialist for Student Life and Culture

Ellen Swain, Chair
Chris Prom
Richard Stokes
Closes March 6, 2015

Behavioral Sciences Librarian

Lynne Rudasill, Chair
William Brewer
Cindy Ingold
Nancy O'Brien
Dan Tracy
Closes February 2, 2015

Visiting Principal Cataloger

Caroline Szylowicz
Valerie Hotchkiss
Michael Norman
Geoff Ross
Antonio Sotomayor
Closes February 8, 2015

Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian Studies Librarian

Jenny Johnson, Chair
Paula Carns
Joe Lenkart
Richard Tempest
Steve Witt
Closes February 2, 2015

Associate University Librarian for User Services

Lori Mestre, Chair

William Mischo

Lisa Romero

Cherie' Weible

Jen-Chien Yu

David Tewksbury

Thomas Teper

Closes May 29,2015