Student Employment

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Whether you want to get a jump-start on your career or just need extra money for school, you will find a wide range of student employment opportunities in the University Libraries. Our student workers usually tell us that both the experience and the contacts they have made are very helpful when they are looking for full-time employment after graduation.

Open Student Positions

Position Summary: The Student Digitization Assistant is responsible for assisting in the creation of preservation quality digital surrogates for digitized materials from Newman Numismatic Portal’s loaned or stored material to facilitate online access to the collections. Working in coordination with NNP’s library technical assistant, the assistant performs image capturing and post-processing for various digitized materials.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in image capture, post-processing, including the creation of archival and access level digital assets, carrying out and assisting with other post-processing tasks, such as quality control; following digitization workflows, guidelines, and other documentation related to digitization and project management.
  • Assist with NNP’s historical article database, including finding material through library database searches, transcribing text, installing text and metadata on NNP for access.
  • Performs other duties as assigned, like updating ANB metadata on NNP.

Special Skills: Familiarity with image digitization, photography, and/or the Adobe Creative Suite is desired but not required. Equipment and software training is provided. Applicants must be able to work independently and stay focused on repetitive tasks.