This page contains links to non-U.S. databases of library job postings and job exchange prorgams. If you have suggestions for additional resources which would be appropriate, please e-mail If you are in the U.S. and thinking about working abroad, you might also want to check out UM's International Opportunities for Information Management Professionals page. Keep in mind that other resources occasionally include non-U.S. positions, including the ads on; USAJOBS also often posts government positions abrod.

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Job Exchange Programs


Australia/New Zealand

  • The Australian Library and Information Association posts open Australian positions, and is updated monthly.
  • The National Library of Australia posts its openings online.
  • New Zealand library positions are posted online. You can also contact them for more information on working as a librarian in New Zealand.
  • The One Umbrella places information professionals across Australia in permanent, temporary and contract library, records and knowledge management positions. Jobs are listed under pertinent local offices.
  • Resource Options fills full-time, contract and temporary positions in the library and information management sectors across the eastern seaboard of Australia.

United Kingdom/Ireland

  • City Professionals, based in London, specializes in information and knowledge management placements.
  • London-based Glen Recruitment places all types of information professionals and assistants in the UK.
  • CILIP publishes a yearly "Graduate Training Opportunities" publication that lists a number of vacancies for library trainees.
  • "Job Hunting in the U.K." by Jaclyn Bedoya gives advice for U.S. librarians wanting to make the move.
  • Jobs for Info Pros is a UK-based job bank for library and information professionals.
  • lets you search or browse information management positions -- most in Great Britain, some international.
  • FreePint jobs has changed to Jinfo, and posts information jobs in the UK. Also sign up for a free newsletter to receive job postings and career advice via e-mail.
  • The Lisjobnet is the online version of CILIP's recruitment journal, and lists positions in the UK.
  • The NISS Job Vacancies page lists library and information science positions in the UK.
  • Sue Hill Recruitment is based in London, and recruits information professionals.
  • TFPL Recruitment is an agency that places librarians and "information professionals" in permanent and contract positions, both in the United States and the UK.

Other Countries

Please note that jobs on these pages are generally in the language(s) of the particular country, and I'm unfortunately fairly monolingual. If you read one of these languages and note that the link has changed, it is no longer a library employment site, or if you have a site you wish to add, please email and let me know.

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