Part-Time Library Assistant

Staff Application - please complete and email with supporting documents
School/Department: Library
Primary Location: Eastman
Position: Staff
Job Type: Part Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled

Middle Georgia State University is seeking candidates for the position of Part-Time Library Assistant. This position is responsible for performing a variety of support tasks in both the public services and technical services areas of the Eastman campus library.


  • Perform general circulation desk services, including charging and discharging of library materials, updating patron records, handling fines/fees, and issuing community library cards.
  • Process GIL Express requests and maintains Statistics.
  • Provides assistance in the use of the online catalog.
  • Assist library users with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher.
  • Assist library users with printing issues as necessary.
  • Shelves returned books; performs stacks maintenance.
  • Process periodicals upon arrival and maintain usage statistics.
  • Assist with processing of new library material as needed.
  • Assist with the designing of library displays that promote the library, campus and community.
  • Assist with training and supervision of library student assistants.


Some college and experience working in a library preferred; demonstrated ability using computer applications such as Microsoft Office; excellent oral and written communication skills; and the ability to work effectively both independently and as a team member.

SALARY: $10/hr.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Position will remain posted until filled. For best consideration, please submit application materials by Wednesday, May 30, 2018.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line “PT Library Assistant”. Application materials are to include an MGA Staff application; resume and letter of interest, which includes salary requirements as well as three professional references. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

Staff Application - please complete and email with supporting documents

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