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Welcome to the Texas Library Association's Jobline
TLA welcomes job postings for any library position in Texas.

Libraries should comply with legal requirements and generally accepted employment practices and are encouraged to pay all librarians with the MLS degree and no experience more than the minimum recommended an entry-level salary of $43,000 per year.

All the positions on this Jobline will require an MLS from an ALA-accredited program, unless otherwise noted. Contact information for some of the larger employers who list jobs frequently is given at the bottom of the page.

Attention Employers:
Thank you for your interest in sharing your Texas library job opportunity! TLA is nationally recognized as the go-to hub for library jobs in Texas.  If your organization is not currently a TLA member, we encourage you to join. Non-librarian HR managers can join at the individual advocate membership level of $36:

All TLA members have immediate access to posting positions. In addition, TLA members receive special job listing benefits including:
-Receive electronic reminder five days before your listing expires
-Ability to extend job listings
-Invitations to special career events and activities

If you would like post a position and are not interested in joining TLA at this time (however, we really hope you do join!), please submit your info here and you will be sent instructions for submitting a posting:

NOTE: Texas Library Association (TLA) is not responsible for the content or accuracy of these job postings. TLA has the legal right to reject any job posting or advertising that it deems inappropriate for any reason, including, but not limited to the failure of a posting or ad to comply with the written guidelines, the substantive complaint by any member regarding the business or ethical practices of the entity advertising a job opening or seeking to purchase ad space, or based on the investigation conducted by the Association itself. Out of state institutional members in TLA may post jobs on the TLA Jobline.

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Created on Jun 12, 2010 | Last updated July 02, 2018