Student/Temporary Positions

Looking for a job with flexible hours? Want to choose from a variety of jobs? Interested in working in a specific library?

You’ll gain valuable experience and skills working in a friendly, multicultural environment. We tend to have the greatest number of jobs in late August/early September and then at the semester breaks in December/January and April/May, but student positions open up throughout the year, and persistence in checking for new jobs is the best way to find one.

Complete the University’s student employment application in Wolverine Access > Student Business, then complete the MLibrary application (click here), save it (for best results please save in Adobe Reader), and send your application via e-mail to or bring a printed copy with you in person to:

Library Human Resources
Room 3026 Shapiro Undergraduate Library
Telephone (734) 764-2546

Current Postings

Michigan Publishing Marketing Assistant

Part-Time Programmer/Analyst

Chinese Studies - Asia Library

Additional Information

Student/Temporary recruitment hours: Monday thru Friday 8am-4:30pm

The University Library offers both work-study and non-work-study positions. The pay rates for most library positions start at $7.40/hour. If you have extensive computer literacy, particular language abilities, etc., you could earn more.  All student employees are eligible to receive a maximum of two pay increases of $0.25/hour- one at 300 hours worked and one at 600 hours worked.

After you have been hired, you will need to bring identification to the Library HR office to complete the Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). (Click Here) to see the list of acceptable documents.  Some international students may be required to bring additional documents.


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Last modified: 04/10/2014