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.

University Support Staff Positions

Available positions can be found on the University Support Staff Employment Opportunity Notice page.

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.

Student Assistant II - Digital Initiatives

The Digital Initiatives Unit within this department is tasked with scanning materials and making these materials available to patrons in a variety of ways.  Applicants for this job should be aware that the tasks of this unit are exacting and require great attention to detail.  The successful applicant will receive training for specialized work.

Hours:  The applicant will be working 20 hours a week between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The department requires that shifts are at least two hours long.           


Student Assistant I - Preservation

Basic daily tasks will include newspaper/periodical check-in, basic book repair, labeling and processing. Additional duties may include assisting with various departmental or library projects, preservation projects and cross-training in preparation of bindery shipments and scanning documents.

Hours:  Minimum of 12-15 hours on Monday-Friday 8-5 p.m.   **Must be available over summer and breaks.**

Graphic Design Student Intern

K-State Libraries’ Office of Communication and Marketing coordinates publicity, marketing and outreach for K-State Libraries. The office works with both internal departments and other organizations across campus, generating publicity and marketing campaigns that inform and educate K-State and the broader community about library services and resources. The Graphic Design Student Intern will develop and design print and digital materials under the supervision of the Senior Graphic Designer.


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.


Last updated: 01/12/2015