The Academic Library in Times of Change

Rethinking the role of student workers in the library: enhancing the user experience

April 15, 2018
12:30  -  1:30

Session Category :  Round Table Discussion 

Many academic libraries rely on student workers to keep things up and
running. This round table discussion will focus on utilizing student
workers in areas of the academic library outside of their typical roles
as assistants. In addition to everyday circulation desk and shelving
duties, let’s re-imagine the student worker role as a liaison to the
student body, a contributor to programming, collection development,
displays, and outreach.