Student Assistant Positions
Mardigian Library is one of the largest employers on campus. We have several departments,
and students may work in one or more departments. Descriptions and phone numbers are
provided below if you would like more information about particular departments.
To apply for a student job:
- Download the application form. It is available in two formats: MS Word
- Return your completed application to the circulation desk.
- Or, send the document as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org
We receive hundreds of applications and only hire a handful of new students each semester.
If a supervisor is interested in setting up an interview, he or she will contact you.
If you are not hired this semester, please resubmit an application next semester. We
keep applications on file no longer than six months.
Book Processing 313-593-5567
Student Assistants may unpack new materials,
sort mail, prepare materials for circulation (label, stamp, apply book jackets), prepare
periodicals for the bindery, and/or inventory the collection.
Student Assistants provide customer service,
check materials in and out, and assist library users in acquiring reserve materials,
periodicals, and A/V materials. Some shelving and related activities are performed.
Library Research Center 313-593-5562
Student Assistants assist library users
in locating information and materials.
Student Assistants shelve materials, and maintain the
collection, including straightening and organizing shelves. Student Assistants should be
able to push book carts without restrictions.