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Library Assistants, Clerical

Job Information

Compile records, sort, shelve, issue, and receive library materials such as books, electronic media, pictures, cards, slides and microfilm. Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title. Register patrons to permit them to borrow books, periodicals, and other library materials.


  • Improved technology enables library technicians to perform tasks once done by librarians.
  • Training requirements range from a high school diploma to an associate degree, but computer skills are necessary for all workers.
  • Job prospects should be good.


Personality I'm organized
Salary $23,440/yr ($11.72/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education High School diploma