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Library Assistant - Inter-library Loans Department

Our Inter-library Loans team love to be busy, and so will you. So to hit the ground running, you will need to be good with people, ready to deal with any manner of enquiries, be accurate to a fault, and have an awareness of the research needs of our academic community.

We're looking for a colleague who has good organisational skills and is keen to deliver first class services, with some experience of library or related activities. You need to be confident using IT, with excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to meet time-critical demands.

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Library Assistant

The Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages Library is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated library assistant to join our dedicated and friendly Library team.

Key duties for this post include providing a welcoming first point of contact to the Library's users, using the Library's automated system to carry out all aspects of circulation services, answering enquiries, promoting Library services and resources, and creating and uploading content on the VLE (Moodle).

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Learning and Development Manager

Cambridge University Library is one of the world's great research libraries. The Library is a major scholarly resource, not only for the University's staff and students, but also nationally and internationally. It has been collecting books and manuscripts since the 14th century and now has one of the greatest and most accessible collections of books and manuscripts in the world. As a legal deposit library for almost 300 years, the University Library also has comprehensive holdings of UK publications, as well as extensive collections built up through purchase over several centuries.

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Map Collections Supervisor

Applications are invited for the post of Map Collections Supervisor in the Map Department of Cambridge University Library

This is an exciting opportunity to grow the levels of engagement with the academic community and to manage a targeted retrospective conversion programme.

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Reader Services Assistant (Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for the post of Reader Services Assistants (RSAs) at the University Library. Initially on a one year rolling contract.

RSA posts provide general support for the University Library including (but not limited to) regular book moving, fetching and shelving activities.

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Library Assistant (Part Time)

The Whipple Library has a vacancy for an enthusiastic, customer orientated and well organised Library Assistant to join our small team for two days a week as part of a job-share (to be worked on Thursdays and Fridays - 40% FTE).

The Whipple is a gem among Cambridge libraries, supporting the teaching and research needs of the stimulating and supportive Department of History and Philosophy of Science where we're based, and reaching out to the wider academic community and beyond with our printed special collections.

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Keeper of Archives and Modern Manuscripts

Cambridge University Library is one of the greatest libraries in the world, with extraordinary special collections of global significance that power the research aims of the University. The archives and modern manuscripts include major scientific collections (amongst them the papers of Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin), business and institutional archives, estate papers, the personal papers of scholars, politicians, writers and musicians, and all of the University Archives - the official records of the University dating from the thirteenth century onwards.

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