Jobs at K-State Libraries

K-State Libraries values a diverse work force and seek applicants whose talents would enrich our organization and community in new ways.

Faculty and Staff Positions

Copy Cataloging Manager

Student Positions

You must be enrolled at K-State in at least six credit hours during the fall or spring semester. Students eligible for Work Study receive preference. K-State's complete eligibility policy including summer work.

Data Student Assistant

This position works within the Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship to assist with the development and promotion of library data services.  This work will primarily involve assisting clients with their data or data related needs.  This position will report to the Director, Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship.

Position Responsibilities and Duties:

Following initial training, the student assistant will be responsible for a variety of tasks that include, but are not limited to:

Student Assistant I - Special Collections

The Richard L.D. and Marjorie J Morse Department of Special Collections is home to the manuscript collections, specialized print materials, and University Archives. The mission of the department is to collect, preserve, and make accessible materials the strengthen its research collections, including Kansas State University, the Consumer Movement, Kansas life and culture, military history, cookery, agriculture, science fiction, and juvenile literature, to support the research of K-State faculty, students, and staff, as well as the general public.

Student Specialist - LIST (Library Information & Support for Technology)

The LIST unit is responsible for providing desktop support to K-State Libraries staff desktop computing equipment (approximately 250 machines). 

Description of duties: 

  1. Assist library staff with computer issues - on the phone and in person 
  2. Maintain shared machines, check out laptops and public scanners 
  3. Plan and carry out projects such as imaging, software installation, inventory and documentation 

**All these steps will be taught to the successful applicant

Student Programmer - Systems and Application Development

The Library IT Services Department collaborates with library staff in creating value added services by using a wide array of tools that include both open source (dspace, drupal, etc) and vendor driven products.  As part of our team, our student developer will assist in exciting opportunities to enhance existing services in the areas of repository development, scholarly publishing, web development and content management systems.  This is an excellent opportunity to gain real-life experience in the processes of design, development and maintenance of applications.

Last updated: 02/08/2016