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Currently Hiring for:

Customer Services Clerk II 
Part time, based at YDL-Whittaker. Please submit applications by June 14, 2017

EMU Work-Study Positions:

The following positions are only avaiable to current EMU students who have work-study financial aid awards. Positions pay $9 per hour for up to 20 hours per week and are administered through the EMU Department of Academic Service Learning. For additional information regarding the Community Work-Study Program (CWSP), please contact Jack Bidlack, or reach out to the AS-L office directly at (734) 487-6570.

Communications Assistant (EMU Student Work-Study)
Interested in graphic design? Writing? PR? Join our communications team! Communications assistants help with library email blasts, making flyers, writing press releases, and more. This position is based at YDL-Whittaker.
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Drop-in Tutoring (EMU Student Work-Study)
EMU student tutors are available each afternoon to help students with their homework on a drop-in basis. This position is based at YDL-Whittaker.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Anyone interested in assisting the Friends of the Ypsilanti District Library to raise funds to support the library may be drawn to helping sort donated books, work at the three-times a year book sale, or take a shift in the Friends Shop. Other adult volunteers may contact the Administrative Receptionist to learn more about helping with:

  • Straightening book shelves and checking book order
  • Keeping the library tidy by picking up trash around the building or dusting
  • Greeting visitors on the Customer Service Desk and answering questions
  • Assisting with materials processing or program preparation
  • Other tasks as needed

We are looking for people willing to donate a few hours of their time on an ongoing basis. The library does not accept volunteers through any court-ordered program. By becoming a volunteer you help the library be a more effective service in the community.

For more information about becoming a volunteer at YDL, call 482-4110 x 1371.