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Student Positions

Applications are taken only for open positions. Open positions for the Seattle, Bothell, and Tacoma campuses are listed on this page. To apply, read the job details carefully and follow the application instructions. Most positions require you to login using your UW NetID to upload a completed application.

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Joseph and Jill McKinstry Libraries Endowed Fellowship
UW Libraries offers a unique fellowship to MLIS students at the iSchool that combines a scholarship with a paid work experience in the University Libraries system. The successful fellow receives a scholarship and an assignment in a University Libraries unit(s) based on the recipient's interests.
Guy and Charlotte Springsteel Graduate Fellowship
This fellowship is for select iSchool masters program students. Established by Frederick Springsteel, it honors his parents, Guy and Charlotte, who met at Western Washington University. Deadline for 2016 applications is Friday, April 29.

Librarian Positions

Collection Assessment Librarian
Notice of Vacancy January 31, 2018. Applications should be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, March 9, 2018.

Classified and Professional Staff Positions

NN/LM Specialist
Areas of responsibility include: developing and writing proposals and external communications; compiling and writing progress and final reports; providing pre- and post-award management for the primary award and sub awards; and managing budget allocations and fiscal procedures in compliance with UW and National Network of Libraries of Medicine cooperative agreement policies and regulations. Open until filled.
All of Us Community Engagement Coordinator
This Professional Staff position will support health information programs that address community health needs and facilitate community engagement with the NIH All of Us Research Program. Open until filled
Accessibility Coordinator
This Professional Staff position will be responsible for leading the Libraries’ efforts toward more usable and accessible systems and digital content. Posted 14 December, 2017. Open until filled.


Internships allow selected candidates to further their education in a hands on setting. When offered, internships may be open nationally, or restricted to select educational programs. UW iSchool students should also see the iSchool Directed Field Work page: http://ischool.uw.edu/current/mlis/fieldwork-internships

Pre-Program Internship in Rare Book and Library Materials Conservation
10 week summer internship open to qualified applicants (affiliation with University of Washington not required). Application deadline 19 February, 2018