Thank you for your interest in employment at UNL Libraries. Working in a leading academic library is rewarding and interesting. The constant change in information access provides ample opportunities to grow and learn in the profession.

From library faculty, who engage the scholarly community through research and teaching; to graphic designers, who promote our many spaces and services; to student Peer Guides who survey patrons and act as ambassadors, there are many people with very different skill sets working in the UNL Libraries.

faculty and staff

Interested candidates should visit UNL Employment for openings at the Libraries.


Student assistants are integral to daily operations at the Libraries. Each year, we employ more than 200 students, whose duties include:

  • Greeting guests at events and promoting the Libraries through social media
  • Shelving books and working at ASKus (the Libraries' main points of service)
  • Assisting patrons with technology and supporting staff with data entry and office duties

Students interested in working for UNL Libraries should fill out a student application.

UNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer