About Us

Employment Opportunities

We are searching for dynamic and conscientious people to add to our team!

EPL is committed to being an accessible and inclusive work place that recognizes the importance of equity and diversity. Please let us know if accommodations are needed.

Elmhurst Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.


The Elmhurst Public Library is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and team-oriented School Services Coordinator to join our Kids’ Library.  This staff member’s primary duties will include facilitating connections between the Library and area elementary schools and working closely with school Library and teaching staff to provide outreach and curriculum support. The School Services Coordinator will also provide patrons with reference and readers’ advisory assistance at the Kids’ service desk, assisting patrons in selecting and using technology resources, planning and presenting educational and recreational programming for children aged birth through 8th grade, and curating relevant collections.  

In addition to departmental responsibilities, this staff member will have the chance to represent the library in various community and professional development opportunities. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, forward thinking, efficient, and able to provide excellent customer service. For more details, see the full job description.

SALARY: Pay range is $43,000 – $45,000.  Offers are made within this range based on competencies, experience, and internal equity.

HOURS:  37.5 hours per week, consisting of weekdays, and rotating (once every 5 weeks) Friday evening and Sunday shifts. This is not a seasonal position.

DEADLINE: Friday, August 06, 2021. Apply


Volunteer Opportunities

Are you interested in making a difference in your community or logging service hours? Learn more about volunteering at EPL.

Prepare to be Amazed

Our Strategic Plan, which includes our Mission, Vision, and Values statements, captures who we are and what we do at the Library. Our Culture Statement outlines EPL’s expectations and aspirations for team members.