Music Departmental and Work Study Job Description

Department: Harold Schiffman Music Library
Location: Music Building, Room 211
Hourly Pay Rate: undergraduate $8.75; graduate: $9.50


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  • Check out and check in library materials, equipment, and room keys.
  • Answer library patrons' questions and assist them with their research using online library catalog, databases and other resources.
  • Sorting, shelving, shelf reading and shifting library materials.
  • Assist with inventory of scores, audio/visual, and various collections
  • Ensure the library remains a clean, organized, and safe space for our patrons.
  • Create social media content for library social media platforms.
  • Answering patron questions related to the Music Building and associated events.
  • Special projects as assigned.
  • Opening and closing the Music Library, when appropriate.


Motivated team players with careful attention to detail, the ability to learn complex policies and procedures, who can adapt in an ever-changing environment and like to have fun are the people that we're looking for. Preference will be given to candidates with proven skills in the areas of public service, detail-oriented problem solving, computer technology and mechanical equipment; and a willingness to learn about HSML policies and procedures. Student Assistants will work closely with confidential and sensitive materials.

Contact Information

Alaina Jones
Harold Schiffman Music Library
Day Manager & Student Employment Coordinator
211 Music Building, 100 McIver Street
UNC Greensboro
P.O. Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
Phone: 336.334.3865
FAX: 336-256-0155