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Employment at University of Texas Libraries

Job Opportunities

Library Human Resources

Location:
Library Human Resources Office
PCL 3.102
Perry-Castañeda Library
Austin, Texas 78712

The University of Texas Libraries welcomes and respects all individuals and communities by valuing and consciously maintaining awareness of diverse perspectives and experiences. We believe inclusivity is critical to fostering excellence in all of our endeavors, and we promote diversity in our collections and services, as well as in our recruiting, hiring, and retention practices.

If you’d like the chance to be part of UT Libraries, we offer employment opportunities as staff, professional librarians, graduate research assistants, and student workers.

Benefits of working as a full-time staff member at UT Libraries:

  • The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes insurance coverage and retirement benefits in addition to other programs and services. Read more about Prospective Employee Benefits.
  • UT Libraries aims to create a work life balance for employees, offering telecommuting and flexible schedules when possible.
  • The University offers an average of 14 paid holidays annually, as well as vacation and sick time accruals monthly.
  • After one year of service, employees are able to take advantage of the Staff Tuition Assistance Program, which covers the cost of one undergraduate or graduate course per semester.
  • Staff IDs provide free access to all CapMetro services.
  • The University of Texas at Austin provides various resources and discounts to employees.

Graduate Research Assistant (GRA)

View available GRA positions

These positions are available for currently enrolled UT graduate students to work in various areas of the Libraries from circulation to IT. Some positions may include benefits such as a monthly stipend and in-state tuition.

About the Ask a Librarian Internship Program

The Ask a Librarian Internship program provides iSchoolers with invaluable hands-on experience in several areas of academic librarianship. Interns participate in the virtual reference component of the Ask a Librarian service, answering email and chat questions from users world-wide. The Ask a Librarian Internship program is not accepting new applicants at this time.



Student Employment

Interested in working for UT Libraries this spring?

  • We are currently not hiring, but please check back next semester! Supervisors make their hiring decisions each semester based in part on availability.
  • You must have a UT EID to apply and work for us. You can get one here.
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