Employment In Florida Libraries

Florida is a state rich with libraries of many types. The following links to Florida library job listings and to information about library jobs will help those looking for library jobs in Florida. A related list of Resource links to libraries, multitype consortia, and library associations in Florida will also help those looking for library jobs. These are included under the Links tab.

Job Listings

Florida Library Jobs
Refreshed Florida Library Jobs site. Search for open positions or create an account to post a resume. View All Jobs now lists positions in Florida libraries that require a graduate degree from an ALA-accredited program as well as positions that do not require the degree.

Employ Florida
General statewide listing of jobs in the State of Florida. In the Find a Job section, search for librarian or library

Library Careers.org
A national web site about jobs and careers in libraries, sponsored by the American Library Association

About Library Jobs

  • What do library technicians do?
    These jobs may be listed as library associates, or library paraprofessional
               -Occupational Outlook Handbook: Library Technicians

               -O*Net: Library Technicians

  • What do library assistants, clerical do?
    These jobs may be listed as library aides or pages

               -O*Net: Library Assistants, Clerical

  • What is it like to work in a library (videos)

               -A Day in the Life - Librarian
               -Tell Me How - Librarian
               -Library Technicians

  • Library careers - salary data for Florida

              -Occupation Profile America's Career InfoNet - Librarian
              -Occupation Profile America's Career InfoNet - Library Technician

Institutions of Higher Education Offering Library Degree Programs

Florida State University School of Library Information Studies
University of South Florida School of Library and Information Science (Masters program)