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Student Employment at the d'Alzon Library

This page is for currently enrolled Assumption University undergraduate students.

Thank you for your interest in working at the d’Alzon Library.  We are beginning to hire a limited number of students for the 2021-2022 academic year.  Please apply through Handshake and we will respond as soon as possible.      

Student Jobs in the Library

  • Front Desk Student Assistant: Provides excellent customer service to all library users, checks items in and out, shelves items, assists with InterLibrary Loan (ILL), and scans materials for ILL and e-reserves. 
  • Research Student Assistant: Assists Research Support Services staff with preparing materials for library instruction classes, as well as creating promotional materials for our Marketing Committee.  Also fills-in at the Research Help Desk as needed. 
  • Technical Services Student Assistant: Assists Serials and Cataloging staff with the receiving, processing, and shelving of items. 

Hiring Process

  • Please complete an application on Handshake.  If you have any questions, please contact LibCirc@assumption.edu or 508.767.7271. 
  • Submitting an application does not guarantee employment.  We often have many more applications than positions to fill. 
  • Applicants are considered on the basis of skills, experience, and hours available. Work study students are given priority in the hiring process. 
  • Most hiring takes place before the start of the academic year, though we do hire some students in the spring semester. 
  • Library staff review all applications and contact qualified candidates to set up an interview.