Now Hiring! Library Student Worker

[Please note: This position is now filled. Thank you for your interest!]

We’re excited to share that the Mina Rees Library seeks a Graduate Center student worker for approximately 11 hours per week during the Spring 2023 semester (1/25-5/31).

An individual in this role will perform various duties associated with public services, including outreach and communication. Duties may include the following, with additional tasks as needed:

  • Creating content on social media platforms and blog to enhance awareness of resources
  • Promotion of Library workshops/events to the Graduate Center community
  • Developing graphics and promotional materials for Library visitors

Qualifications: Previous library or public service experience is welcomed, but not required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills; a proactive, detail-oriented approach; and the ability to work independently, are qualities essential to this role.


Graduate Center students are employed in this position by way of GC student employment appointments: compensation is based on a fixed hourly rate, and there are no associated benefits. This position requires a commitment of 200 hours per semester. Hourly wage: $18/hour.

Additional Eligibility:

This position is open to students currently enrolled at the Graduate Center, who are enrolled full time in Spring 2023. For example, Ph.D. students must be registered for 7 credits/WIUs and MA students must be registered for 12 or more credits.

To Apply: Please send a short statement of interest and your resume or CV to – Feel free to be in touch with any questions! We look forward to hearing from you.

About the Author

Elvis Bakaitis is currently the Head of Reference at the Mina Rees Library. They're also proud to serve on the University LGBTQ Council, and as a board member of CLAGS: The Center for LGBTQ Studies.