Research & Information Services Aide

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Job id: 
110

If you want to learn more about research and libraries, then this job is for you. Your work will include:

·         Answering basic questions about the library and its resources by phone, through Instant Messaging  and in person
·         Helping people use the library website, online catalog, indexes to journal articles, databases and other related resources
·         Completing assigned projects
·         Providing departmental support to staff and undergraduate student assistants
·         Helping patrons use printers, photocopiers, and scanners
 
Hours Available: Weekdays, evening and weekends required.
 
You will receive a significant amount of ongoing paid training in library resources and research techniques that will help you learn about research as you assist others. You must be able to work a combination of evening, weekend and daytime hours on a fixed schedule through the end of finals week.
General Information
Job Title: 
Library Aide 6
Short Description: 
This position involves answering basic questions; helping people use the library; providing departmental support and other duties as assigned.
Supervisor: 
Sue Oldenburg
Department: 
Research & Information Services
Application Job Status: 
Open-Accepting applications
Available positions: 
1
Posted: 
04/02/2014 (All day)
Job Details
Qualifications: 
Must enjoy working with the public, have an interest in academic research, and be able to work without supervision. Must be flexible in terms of scheduling. Punctuality and reliability are essential. Previous library or public service experience helpful but not required. Foreign language skill a plus but not required.
Hourly Wage: 
$10.50 per hour
Hours: 
8-15
Evening Hours Available: 
Yes
Work-Study or Non Work-Study: 
Non Work-Study
Northwestern Students Only: 
Yes
Resume Required: 
No
Equal Opportunity: 
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
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