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Location: Raynor Library Information Desk

Position: Graduate Information Assistant

Work days/times: morning, afternoon, evening & weekend hours may be required. Staff meeting attendance is mandatory.

Hours per week: Minimum 12

Hourly wage: $8.55

Start date: Fall 2013

Supervisor: Molly Larkin

Position Description:

Provide information and answer directional and reference questions for Raynor Library patrons at the Information Desk using print and electronic reference sources. Instruct and assist patrons in the use of the catalog (MARQCAT), other databases and electronic services. Exercise judgment in interpreting guidelines and in referring users to Raynor Library and Marquette University staff. Perform collection maintenance, shelving library materials and shelf reading. Some clerical work, special projects and other duties as assigned. Position entails extensive public contact.


  • Must be a Marquette University graduate student
  • Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Position requires a minimum commitment of 12 hours per week which may include morning, afternoon, evening and weekend shifts.
  • Must be available for staff meetings.
  • Must enroll in direct deposit.
  • Knowledge of library procedures and policies helpful.
  • Preference will be given to applicants available to work Spring and Summer 2014.


Please direct questions and submit application materials (Word doc) via email only to Additional forms must be completed at Zilber Hall, room 121 if hired.