Good benefits for a part time position with decent job security and a good office environment
Pros: comprehensive benefits, office environment, flexible hours
Cons: busy environment with a lot of volume and not enough staff at times
A typical day at work is spent providing access to library materials to students and professors.
I've learned a lot about editing, proofreading, and citations and what's it's like to work in an academic environment.
Management is willing to work with staff to accommodate specific needs and concerns.
Our co-workers do well as a team and united front.
The most difficult part is helping large amounts of students in short amounts of time.
Being able to keep busy with office work that isn't redundant makes the job enjoyable.