Employment Opportunities

Library Assistant (College of VA Beach)
Harvey Library
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


The William R. and Norma B. Harvey Library is seeking applicants for the position of Library Assistant at the Hampton University College of Virginia Beach.

Duties and Responsibilities

The job duties of the Library Assistant for the Information Resource Center at the College of Virginia Beach are as follow:

  • Manage daily operations of the Information Resource Center.
  • Check-in and check-out materials to students and staff.
  • Assist with questions regarding use of information technology.
  • Assist with administrative functions and activities of the Hampton University College of Virginia Beach.
  • Conduct information literacy sessions regarding databases and resources to students and staff.
  • Receive training and professional development regarding library processes and technology.
  • Serve on university library committees, projects and initiatives.
  • All other duties as assigned by Director.


  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; willingness to work evenings and weekends.

  • Ability to learn the use of new technology.

  • Willingness to engage students in the learning process.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to work effectively with colleagues.


  • Associates Degree is highly preferred.

  • At least 1 year working in a library setting is preferred.

  • Customer service experience is essential.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either in person, via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu, or fax to (757) 727-5969:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

**No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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