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Student Positions

Applications are taken only for open positions. Open positions for the Seattle, Bothell, and Tacoma campuses are listed on this page. To apply, read the job details carefully and follow the application instructions. Most positions require you to login using your UW NetID to upload a completed application.

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Open Student Positions

Libraries Advancement Student Specialist
Posted 21 April, 2017. Closes 30 April, 2017
Student Assistant (Government Publications, Maps & Microforms/Newspapers)
Posted 14 April 2017. Open until filled.
Student Reference Specialist (UW Tacoma)
Posted 06 April 2017. Open until filled.


Joseph and Jill McKinstry Libraries Endowed Fellowship
UW Libraries offers a unique fellowship to MLIS students at the iSchool that combines a scholarship with a paid work experience in the University Libraries system. The successful fellow receives a scholarship and an assignment in a University Libraries unit(s) based on the recipient's interests.
Guy and Charlotte Springsteel Graduate Fellowship
This fellowship is for select iSchool masters program students. Established by Frederick Springsteel, it honors his parents, Guy and Charlotte, who met at Western Washington University. Deadline for 2016 applications is Friday, April 29.

Librarian Positions

Grants Administration and Special Projects Librarian
Notice of Vacancy April 7, 2017. Applications should be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, May 5, 2017

Classified and Professional Staff Positions

Serials, Binding, and Cataloging Specialist.
This position in the East Asia Library performs Korean language cataloging, processes Chinese, Japanese, and Korean language serials in both print and electronic formats, and leads the day-to-day operations of bindery preparation. Closes 14 May, 2017.
Advancement Coordinator
The Advancement Coordinator is responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing day-to-day and long-term organizational support for fundraising activities at UW Libraries. Executive and administrative support includes processing and acknowledging gifts, monitoring budgets and endowments, shepherding the donor discovery-to-stewardship pipeline, and assisting with event logistics. Closes 7 May, 2017.


Internships allow selected candidates to further their education in a hands on setting. When offered, internships may be open nationally, or restricted to select educational programs. UW iSchool students should also see the iSchool Directed Field Work page: http://ischool.uw.edu/current/mlis/fieldwork-internships

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