If you are an AU undergraduate student searching for a campus position, employment as a student assistant with Auburn University Libraries can provide you with a convenient, student oriented job that will offer skill building opportunities.

Auburn University Libraries employs approximately 120 student employees. We recognize that education is a priority so we offer flexible schedules. Some departments offer higher pay, increased responsibility and management experience.


Employment Areas

  • Cary Veterinary Medical Library
  • Circulation
  • Library of Architecture, Design, and Construction
  • Media and Digital Resource Lab
  • Special Collections and Archives
  • Systems
  • Technical Services

Pay Structure
Starting hourly rate is $7.25. Additional pay is offered based on time of day worked and level of responsibility. Pay increases are available based on longevity in the Libraries.

Application Procedure
Auburn University Libraries accepts applications for student employment three times a year:

  • Fall Semester - 3rd week in July
  • Spring Semester - 3rd week in November
  • Summer Semester - 3rd week in April

Student positions are filled according to departmental needs each semester. Only complete applications will be accepted. If you are interested in applying for a specific department, there is a drop down box on the application for your selection. Once you have applied for a position you will receive an e-mail notifying you that the application has been received.

Please be patient with our hiring process. If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted via e-mail or a telephone call. Applying for a job at the Library does not guarantee you a position.

Student Application

"Up All Night" Application