Job opportunities

The University of Kansas is committed to hiring the applicant whose talents will blend with and enrich our organization and community in new ways. We seek applicants whose strengths, experiences and potential combine to support and achieve the role of KU Libraries to provide research service and support to the university community. We expect employees to demonstrate initiative, exhibit curiosity, maintain a collaborative attitude, communicate effectively and remain flexible in a world of change.


Librarian, Support Staff and Administrative Positions

There are currently no available positions.

Student positions

To view current student hourly positions available at KU Libraries, visit the KU Employment site and select "Libraries" from the "Search by Department" drop-down menu.


For more information, please contact:
Sharon Riley, KU Libraries Human Resources Specialist
Email: smriley@ku.edu
Phone: 785-864-8916
Fax: 785-864-5311


1.5 million visits a year at 7 library locations
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection
—American Library Association
KU ScholarWorks offers access to more than 7,000 items created by KU faculty and students
An international leader in the open access movement
Users check out nearly 300,000 items every year
Users access more than 3.3 million articles online each year
More than 111,000 scores, books, sound recordings, and other volumes in Music & Dance Library
Anschutz Library serves as KU’s 24-hour study facility for students
More than 700 Vosper Society members support the mission of KU Libraries
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities