Assistant Librarian - Durban - ASL - DBN
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Job Purpose:

Performs routine clerical duties to assist the Librarian and thereby provides a quality service to the Students

Key Performance Area:

Assist in running of circulation desk (issuing, renewal & returning of book loans)

Daily handling of newspapers (including scanning and clippings)

Daily handling of journals

Daily shelf reading

Check that all equipment (computers, printer, copier) are functional

Assist in updating of notice boards

Assist in preparing and mounting library displays

Assist students with using computers

Help students with OPAC searches

Ensure that library in neat and professional at all times

Provides clerical support to the Librarian eg photocopying handouts,helping during workshops, checking subject guides and database worksheets

In addition to these typical duties, may perform other duties as assigned and required.


Graduate with a Library and Information Science Qualification

Work Experience:

Minimum of 1 year working experience  in relevant field, preferably academic library

Working Conditions:

Positions available from July 2019.