Job Opportunities

Administrators | Support Staff | Undergraduates | Graduate / Post-Bac / Post-MLS/Fellowships

Administrative Positions

BLAIS is currently seeking a Direction of Collections Services and Library Operations. This is a full-time, managerial position. A master's degree in Library Science from an ALA-acredited institution is required, as well as three to four years of progressively responsible experience in technical and collection services. More information and a full job description is available here

Support Staff Positions

There are no positions being advertised at this time.


Undergraduate Student Jobs

Barnard Archives and Special Collections Student Assistants  - all positions currently filled

The Barnard Archives and Special Collections hires undergraduates, typically in late summer/early fall, to work 8-10 hours/week processing archival collections, working with researchers (answering researcher questions, making scans, etc.), doing outreach (social media, blog posts, exhibits, doing digitization for the Digital Collections, etc.), and other tasks as decided by the students, in conjunction with Archives staff. We also hire undergraduates in the spring to work full-time or part-time in the summer. Please contact for more information on current postings. 

Circulation Student Jobs - all positions currently filled

Students working at circulation assist with tasks involved in the circulation of library materials using an online circulation system: includes checking out, renewing and checking in library materials, doing searches, placing holds and recalls; filing, answer questions from users in person and over the telephone; sort and shelve books and assist with shifting stack areas and weeding. Please contact for current postings. 

Instructional Media & Technology Services (IMATS) Student Jobs

See the IMATS Job Opportunities Page for more information. 

Library Communications Student Jobs - position currently filled

Communications Assistants promote the library's resources and services with visual, textual and electronic materials. Please contact Jenna Freedman ( for more information on current postings.

Zines Student Jobs- positions currently filled

Zine Student Assistants write zine abstracts, process zines for the stacks and the archives, and performother projects as they arise. Please contact Jenna Freedman ( for more information on current postings. 


Graduate Student/Post-Bac Fellowships and Assistantships

Barnard Archives Graduate Fellows

The Barnard Archives and Special Collections offers two fellowships working under the supervision of the Associate Director of Archives and Special Collections and the Digital Archivist. Full information on the 2017-18 fellowships is forthcoming; for more information contact

Barnard Library Communications Graduate Fellow - position currently filled

Barnard Library and Academic Information Services (BLAIS) seeks a graduate student in library and information science or graphic design to help direct the library's outreach efforts. For more information on this posting, see the posting.

Instructional Media & Technology Services (IMATS) Graduate and Post-Bac Jobs

Sample positions:

IMATS and Barnard Teaches Graduate Instructional Technologist:
IMATS Graduate Application Developer:
Please contact for more information on open IMATS positions.