Lipscomb Library regularly hires Randolph College students to work as Circulation Assistants. These positions include serving patrons at the Circulation Desk, shelving books, and other duties as assigned. Some employees may also work in other departments, such as Interlibrary Loan or Archives. Important characteristics include reliability, punctuality, attention to detail, friendly attitude, ability to work with people, willingness to learn, and ability to work with and without supervision.
Open positions are posted on the college Student Jobs list, and interested students should apply through Human Resources. Students who have interviewed before are welcome to reapply. All applicants must be current Randolph College undergraduate students. Circulation Assistants work for up to ten hours per week at $7.25 per hour. For more information, contact one of the Circulation Supervisors.
We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, political beliefs, or any other classification protected by applicable law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, promotion, termination, placement, transfer, layoff, recall, compensation, and training.
Internships are available for Randolph students and others interested in library work. To learn more, contact the Research & Instruction Librarian.
Compensation: Lipscomb Library internships are unpaid. Students can earn up to one academic credit.
Time commitment: Internships are usually one semester long and can be done in the fall or spring. Students must work 42 hours per academic credit, which averages to three hours per week over the course of a semester. Hours are more flexible if no credit is earned. Internships may also be scheduled during the summer, depending on availability of library staff.
Internship types: The subject of the internship depends on the student's interests.