Graduate student assistant job

McKeldin Library: Circulation and Reserves

We are seeking an enthusiastic and responsible graduate student to work 20 hours per week at the circulation and reserves desk in McKeldin Library. The work schedule is primarily 7.15pm to 11.15 pm Sunday through Thursday, with other hours as needed. You will work as part of our small evening team providing customers with circulation and course reserves services. This involves issuing and returning items, using our bibliographic database, locating course reserves and ILLs, processing incoming and outgoing shipments and providing directional and informational assistance. You will be responsible for closing the building and handling emergencies by contacting the appropriate library and university personnel.  You will also supervise other student assistants when the need arises and complete other duties as assigned.

Start date: week beginning January 14th, 2013

Experience of library work in a public facing position is highly desirable. Candidates need to demonstrate a commitment to customer service and the desire to work as part of a team.

Hourly pay rate $10.00/hour. This is an hourly position only; there are no health, tuition, retirement, or vacation benefits.


To apply please send a cover letter and resume to Judi Kidd at [log in to unmask].  Closing date: Thursday 13th December, interviews to take place week of 17th December


Federal Work Study Students are encouraged to apply

for any job posting they qualify for


For all other Student Assistant jobs, you many leave an application at the Libraries Human Resources Office in room 6115 McKeldin Library.