Student Employment Application Form

If you are interested in working for Cowles Library as a student worker, please complete this form.

Applications are only good for one semester. If you are not hired during the semester you apply, you will need to complete a new application form for the next semester.

Please be as specific as possible when listing the hours you are available to work.

NOTE: You will only be contacted for an interview if your available times match our needs.

Required fields are indicated by an asterisk [ * ]

The address where you live while attending school (whether on or off campus)
Please include your address, city and state (US) or your home country (as applicable)
Example: May 2019
List ALL hours for which you are available to work, including weekends and evening hours. We often look for people to fill very specific sets of hours, so be as specific as possible. We also recommend you review the library’s hours of operation when completing this section.
Position General Duties Possible Working Hours
Front Desk Service Assistant Customer assistance, shelving, shifting, etc. Any open library hours
Interlibrary Loan Assistant Packaging, data entry, materials retrieval. Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Technical Services Assistant Process new materials, data entry, etc. Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Archives, Digital Projects Assistant Processing and preserving materials, assisting researchers, and scanning archival documents. Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Peer Research Mentor (PRM)
Current and former Cowles Library student employees can be used as referrals. Do not use student employees who have worked elsewhere on campus but who have not worked at Cowles Library.
By typing your name in the space above and submitting this form, you certify that the information you have provided in this application is true and accurate. You also indicate that you understand that falsification of any information in the application can result in termination should you be hired.