Recruiters at Conference

Note: Job Seekers do not have to register for the conference to come to the ALA JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center, attend any of our workshops, or to use Placement services. 


Listed below will be the names of employers who will have a recruitment booth and/or participate in the Open House/Job Fair in the ALA JobLIST Placement and Career Development Center during the ALA 2018 Annual Conference in New Orleans.  

The Open House/Job Fair will be held on Sunday, June 24, 2018, 10:30 am - 12:00 noon. Representatives will be available to talk with conference attendees about their individual work environments as well as activities in and around their institutions (i.e. sports, arts, music, community involvement, etc). There is no cost to participate in the Open House.

For the ALA 2018 Annual Conference in New Orleans, the ALA JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center will be open Saturday and Sunday, June 23 - 24, 2018; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (both days). 

If you plan to attend the ALA 2018 Annual Conference, be sure you come to the ALA JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center to talk to employers. They are eager to talk with job seekers and will often grant an interview on the spot. If they are busy at the time you stop by, they may schedule an interview for a time that is later in the conference. You are free to walk around the Placement & Career Development Center and talk to any and/or all of the employers there. Be sure to bring extra copies of your resume with you to the Placement Center.


Recruiters with a booth are listed below.


  • Austin Public Library
    Austin, Texas
    BOOTH #5


  • California State University, San Bernardino
    San Bernardino, California

    California State University, San Bernardino logo

    BOOTH #1

    For more than 50 years, Cal State San Bernardino has produced teachers, entrepreneurs, scientists, business and civic leaders and many other professionals who have impacted the fabric of the Inland Region.  We are proud of our rich tradition of providing quality education in a welcoming atmosphere that reflects the dynamic diversity of the region.  Our outstanding faculty are leaders in their chosen fields, highly recognized for their academic contributions, research and excellent teaching. CSUSB, an equal opportunity employer, seeks outstanding candidates to join an intellectually stimulating and innovative academic environment. Successful candidates will engage in activities that foster and affirm a culture based on our values of excellence, diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under-represented groups and strongly encourage women and individuals of diverse backgrounds to apply.  Cesar Caballero, Dean of the Pfau Library at CSUSB, will be present at the JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center recruiting candidates for the following positions:  Vital Technology Librarian, and Access Services Librarian. 




  • Broward County Libraries Division
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    BOOTH #2


  • East Baton Rouge Parish Library Board of Control
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    BOOTH #4


  • East Tennessee State University
    Johnson City, Tennessee
    BOOTH #7

    East Tennessee State University, located in northeast Tennessee, is a state-supported institution serving over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students. At East Tennessee State University, we believe that all of our employees play a vital role in the success of our students. We are looking for dedicated and highly qualified faculty to join the ETSU family.

    About ETSU:

    • ETSU is a Doctoral / Research University (DRU) and Tennessee's fourth largest university.
    • ETSU employees over 2,200 full-time employees including over 800 faculty.
    • ETSU offers over 230 programs in 11 colleges and schools including the James H. Quillen College of Medicine and Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy.
    • ETSU participates at the NCAA Division I level in sports and is a member of the Southern Conference.

    About the Charles C. Sherrod Library:

    Over the past few years, ETSU’s Charles C. Sherrod Library has been transformed from simply a 20th-century warehouse for books into a 21st-century space tailored for student success. Partnerships with students, faculty, departments, programs and colleges have made the library the center for academic research and support on campus. Advancement and outreach activities, as well as initiatives such as Digital Commons, support and market the library and the university to the broader community. Library staff and faculty positions have changed to meet the needs of the university. We look forward to fulfilling the vision of the library as an integral partner within the university and of addressing the needs of the library and the university in the 21st century.

    Visit us in Booth #7 in the ALA JobLIST Placement center.

  • Library of Congress
    Washington, DC

    Library Of Congress logoBOOTH #6

    The Library of Congress is the world’s largest collection of knowledge in almost all languages and formats, offering access to the creative record of the United States – and extensive materials from around the world –both on-site and online. It is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office.

    With nearly a hundred different job types – from librarians and scientists to accountants and visitor services specialists – our work is diverse and challenging. We look for employees with a wide range of skills and professions who will share and help shape our mission.

    Whatever your aspirations, the Library of Congress is a great place to build a career. Learn more about job opportunities by visiting our booth or go to our employment page .


  • San Antonio Public Library
    San Antonio, Texas

    BOOTH #3

    For more than 110 years, the award-winning San Antonio Public Library has been a vital institution for advancing learning, knowledge, education, recreation and access to information for the community. Our growing network of knowledge includes a total of 30 locations throughout the city—including a world-class Central Library—and an extensive Digital Library.

    Our collaborative team seeks to improve the quality of life for the citizens of San Antonio through innovation, imagination, and ideas. Come visit us at Booth #3 and learn how you can become a part of a growing, innovative, forward-thinking organization.





Open House/Job Fair Employer Participants:


In addition to the employers who are listed above, several other employers will participate in the Open House/Job Fair on Sunday, June 24, 2018, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  They are listed below.




As part of its continuing efforts to help job seekers re-tool their skills and prepare for job searches, the ALA JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center will sponsor a number of workshops .

Check this page often, as it will be updated with more employers as we get closer to the conference.

If you have questions or need more information, send an email to or call 800/545-2433 ext. 4280.


Rev. June 13, 2018