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Work Study Position Openings: HemisFair Park and Main Campus Locations

June 2, 2014

UTSA Libraries Special Collections is seeking two work study students to assist with department operations. Interested students may apply by submitting a resume and cover letter to specialcollections@utsa.edu.


Work Study at HemisFair Park Campus: Institute of Texan Cultures

Job Title: Work Study – Level 1

Job Description: With training from the Photo Curator and the University Archivist, carry out basic tasks in the Special Collections department. Activities may include paging, photocopying, and re-shelving materials; scanning and entering metadata for digital collections; re-housing and creating inventories of collections; and other duties as determined.

Qualifications: Strong attention to detail and willingness to perform repetitive tasks. Some lifting required. Willingness and ability to work in conditions with occasional exposure to dust and mold needed. Familiarity with scanners and image editing software a plus. Must be able to work at our HemisFair Park location in the Institute of Texan Cultures.

Work Schedule: Flexible during office hours, Mon-Fri.

 Hours per Week: 15-19

Wage: $7.50/hr

How to Apply: Submit resume and cover letter to specialcollections@utsa.edu. If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Special Collections at specialcollections@utsa.edu.


Work Study at Main Campus: John Peace Library

Job Title: Work Study – Level 1

Job Description: With training from the Rare Books Librarian other department staff, carry out basic tasks in the Special Collections department. Activities may include paging, photocopying, and re-shelving materials; scanning and entering basic metadata for digital collections; cleaning, processing, and re-housing incoming materials; assisting with exhibit preparations; and other duties as determined.

Qualifications: Strong attention to detail and willingness to perform repetitive tasks. Some lifting required. Willingness and ability to work in conditions with occasional exposure to dust and mold needed. Familiarity with scanners and image editing software a plus. Availability to work one day a week at the Institute of Texan Cultures desirable.

Work Schedule: Flexible during office hours, Mon-Fri.

 Hours per Week: 15-19

Wage: $7.50/hr

How to Apply: Submit resume and cover letter to specialcollections@utsa.edu. If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Special Collections at specialcollections@utsa.edu.

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