Library Jobs

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University Libraries is the heart of The Ohio State University, impacting nearly all teaching, research, innovation and learning that happens here. Become part of our mission to share knowledge and culture with the people of Ohio, the nation and the world.

As a University Libraries employee, you will facilitate discovery and scholarship by:

  • Helping scholars and researchers connect with our world-class collections.
  • Supporting learners throughout the university in their exploration of the exceptional resources, services and experts at Libraries.
  • Enriching students’ lives through equitable, transformative teaching, services and employment.
  • Advancing research and creative expression by fostering, preserving and sharing knowledge.
  • Promoting an engaged, informed and just society through Libraries initiatives and partnerships.

The Ohio State University offers an unparalleled benefits package including medical, vision and dental coverage, participation in the state retirement system, paid leave, tuition assistance and more. Learn more on the Ohio State HR website.

Ready to join us?

Discover your opportunity.

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University Libraries is a proud member of the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Diversity Alliance. The program unites academic libraries committed to increasing the hiring pipeline of qualified and talented individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. Please visit the ACRL website for more information.