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Library Employment Opportunities

Temporary Change in Policies & Procedures

Please note that the policies and procedures described in this guide may be impacted by how the Law Library is responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Additionally, access to certain services and resources may be restricted. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Part Time Student Employment

The DuFour Law Library employs Catholic University undergraduate and graduate students for a variety of positions.  To inquire about possible openings in a specific department, contact the individual(s) listed below.

Circulation Desk Attendant

Only current Catholic University Law students are eligible to work at the circulation desk. Previous customer service experience is helpful but not necessary. First Year students are welcome to apply.

Duties: Performs basic circulation desk procedures (e.g., checking in and checking out materials), assisting patrons with simple directional questions, opening and closing the library, servicing printer/photocopiers. Desk attendants are required to work during exam periods. Studying is permitted when no other assignments are pending. Rate is $9.00 per hour. Shifts are available most hours the law library is open and range from 3-8 hours per shift.

For information on available positions, please email Dawn Sobol.


Non-workstudy, Undergraduates welcome. For information on available positions, please email Dawn Sobol.

Computer Lab Assistant

Non-workstudy. For information on available positions, please email Len Davidson.

Collection Services

Non-workstudy, Undergraduates welcome.  Contact Dominick Lombardo for information on available positions in Cataloging, Serials, Acquisitions or Government Documents.

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