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Open positions

We are currently hiring for the following Library Student Assistant positions

Please send all applications and inquiries to the supervisor contact information provided in the listings. The Libraries Student Job Application can be used in lieu of a resume when applying. 

What you need to know


Hiring at the CU Boulder Libraries takes place on a continual basis as needed. Each of our departments manages their own hiring. Generally, most positions become available immediately before the fall and spring semesters, although positions can be posted at any time. All positions currently open are posted above. 

Locations & Hours

We have multiple locations and offer a variety of schedules: daytime, evening and weekend shifts are available across campus at our five library locations. In addition to positions at the Business, Music, Gemmill and Earth Sciences and Maps Libraries, many students work in a variety of roles at Norlin Library.

Salary & Work-Study

The salary range for our positions is generally $16.00-$16.50 depending on previous relevant experience. Many positions require a work-study grant. If you are unsure if you are work-study eligible, please reach out to the Financial Aid office or work with Student Employment to get on the work-study waitlist.

Other campus opportunities & resources

Campus-wide, the Student Employment Office, located in Regent Hall Room 205, helps students locate jobs. Many campus departments and community businesses recognize the unique contribution students can make in the workplace and seek to provide job opportunities for students. Whether you’re a student looking for a job, or an employer wishing to hire a student, the Student Employment Office can help.