Career Services - Library Circulation Assistant
Library Circulation AssistantJob posted on December 01, 2021
Contact InformationOrganization: Ruby E. Dare Library/Greenville University
Contact Person: Eden Crothers
Email: [email protected]
Job DescriptionPart time student work position. Assist patrons at Circulation Desk by checking books in and out using appropriate computer and manual systems, retrieving Reserve materials and other items shelved behind the Circ Desk, answering directional questions and referring Reference questions to the appropriate librarian. Reshelve books and other library materials as needed. Take care of several sections of shelves or cabinets of library materials, as assigned, straightening and dusting them every day, shifting as necessary, and shelf-reading twice per semester. Answer telephones as directed. Assist with book processing and acquisitions as trained and assigned. This includes putting plastic covers on books, applying spine labels, etc. to books, putting security tags in books, checking online catalogs to see if we have materials on lists being considered for ordering or in standard bibliographies, and other similar projects. Help open or close the Library building as appropriate for the work shift. Assist with procedures for overdue materials, including searching for materials and notifying patrons of overdue materials. Work regular hours as scheduled, including some night and weekend shifts. Attend required staff meetings and training sessions. Assist patrons with library equipment, such as photocopier, microfilm/fiche machines, etc. Required Qualifications Must be able to use computers and basic programs. Must be punctual, reliable, and trustworthy. Must be able to lift light to medium loads.
Application Deadline: January 7, 2022