Samford University


University Library: Collection Management/Acquisitions

Date Posted: 2014-07-18
Dates of Employment: 2014-08-24 to
Classification: Federal Work Study
Pay Rate: $7.25 per hour

Job Description

Student assistants retrieve, deliver, and shelve all types of library materials while fulfilling interlibrary loan requests from Samford and from other institutions. This part of the job involves packaging and unpackaging, learning new software, data entry, making deliveries across campus in all types of weather, and providing excellent customer service by phone, in person, and through email. Students also provide bibliographic assistance for collection management purposes. This part of the job entails detailed searching of library databases and careful recording of information.



Students should be detail-oriented, able to work with minimal supervision, and conscientious.

Microsoft Excel experience is a plus.


To Apply, Contact

Lori Northrup at or 205.726.2518
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