Part-Time Technical Services Assistant – Fine Arts Library of the Harvard College Library

The Fine Arts Library of the Harvard College Library is recruiting for a part-time Technical Services Assistant.

15 hours/week; 3 hours every day, Monday-Friday preferably sometime between noon and 4:30 pm. Please note that, although this position is part of the Fine Arts Library, the incumbent would be working at the Fine Arts Library’s Technical Services Division in Central Square (NOT Harvard Square), at 625 Massachusetts Avenue, 1st floor.

Duties and Responsibilities: Primarily responsible for daily retrieval and packing up of materials requested by patrons; other frequent duties include payment of invoices in ALEPH, marking new library materials and updating online records, shelving new receipts, unpacking shipments of new books, packing returns of unwanted materials, filing and photocopying of materials, addressing mailings, searching various library databases, and shifting materials in the backlog of uncataloged books, as necessary. Other duties
as required.

High school diploma; attention to detail and working reading knowledge of at least one Western European language required. Clerical experience and some library experience
preferred. This position will occasionally require lifting of packages of 25-40 pounds.

Salary is $13.13/hour. If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to Aaron Weinberger at

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