Jobs in the Washington State University Libraries

Faculty, Staff, and Administrative Professional job openings are posted through WSU’s office of Human Resource Services:, or call 509.335.4521. You may also view currently open positions.

Jobs for Students

Students seeking jobs in the Libraries are encouraged to contact each of the individual library supervisors listed below to inquire if they are currently accepting applications.

In addition, some Libraries’ student jobs may be posted through the WSU Center for Advising and Career Development:

NOTE: Work-study is preferred but not required for Libraries’ student jobs.

Pullman Campus Libraries

Access Services

Other Departments

Urban Campus Libraries

Current Vacancies

Library & Archives Paraprofessional 2 (half-time, 12-month)

Access Services – Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA

The WSU Libraries are recruiting for a half-time (50% FTE), 12-month, civil service staff Library & Archives Paraprofessional 2 in Holland/Terrell Access Services. Applications are now being accepted.

The primary responsibility of this position is to respond to and assist patrons, lead/train temporary employees, assist in processing damaged items for shipment to mending unit, marking, etc., monitor patron lockers, and perform ILL functions. The hours for this position are Sunday and Monday 10:00am-3:00pm and Friday and Saturday 3:00pm-8:00pm. Schedule will vary during academic breaks.

Applicant documents required, in addition to online application: resume and cover letter. For additional information, qualifications, and to apply, visit and search by keyword or department.

WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer. Applications accepted through Sunday, 11/30/14.

Part-Time, Temporary Reference Librarian

Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA

Reference Librarian position; part-time, temporary (spring semester), Professional Worker 2; at Washington State University Libraries - Pullman. Provides reference services in Holland and Terrell Libraries, M-F, 15-17 hours per week (may require some evening shifts); $17.50/hr.

Required qualifications: Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited Library and Information Studies program; excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

To apply, send letter of application, resume, and list of three references with contact information to the attention of Bonny Boyan, Human Resource Coordinator,, or mail to WSU Libraries, PO Box 645610, Pullman WA 99164-5610. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer. Application review begins 12/8/2014; open until filled.

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply. WSU has made, and will continue to make, every effort to eliminate barriers to equal opportunity encountered by all persons from such protected groups and to improve opportunities available to underrepresented groups. For the complete policy or additional information, please contact the Office for Equal Opportunity,, 509-335-8288,

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU Libraries Human Resource Coordinator
Bonny Boyan • 509.335.1535 •
Updated: 8/2012