Pubic Services Internship

Position Details

Part Time


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This is an unpaid internship

Hours: Depending on the Academic program (subject to change). All internships will only be available for students seeking college credit. The internship will only pertain on the student's field of study.

Job Description: 

Internships at the Palos Park Public Library are unpaid and do not guarantee employment once completed. Interns will work directly under the Public Services Librarian. Internships will pertain to the student's field of study. 

(Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall internships available.)


We are seeking individuals majoring in advertising, marketing, Library Information and Science with a 3.0 G.P.A. Qualified candidates are expected to have full comprehension on all Microsoft Office software, understand a variety of social media platforms and have decent social skills.

Mission statement:

The mission of the Palos Park Public Library is to provide a wide range of books, resources and programs for a lifetime of learning and enjoyment in a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere. We believe that the library is an important place for all community members to gather and socialize. We provide meeting space, areas to sit and read quietly and room to study and work together.

To Apply

Application: Interested applicants should email a cover letter, a CV or résumé, and a list of at least two references to

Please send all attachments as a DOC,

DOCX, or PDF document with subject line: Public Services Internship

Application Contact: 

Kathryn Sofianos, Library Director

Apply To: 

Palos Park Public Library

12330 Forest Glen Blvd

Palos Park , IL 60464

Phone: 708-448-1530

Palos Park Public Library
12330 Forest Glen Blvd.
Palos Park, Illinois 60464
(708) 448-1530 FAX (708) 448-3492

Monday - Thursday
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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