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Current job postings

Teen Librarian (full time)
YDL is seeking a dynamic, innovative public services librarian who enjoys working with urban teens! This position will be based at the YDL-Michigan location. Application deadline is October 4.
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Outreach Para-Professional (part time)
YDL's Outreach Services Department is responsible for staffing the Bookmobile, YDL-Superior, and off site events. The Outreach Para-Professional will have an office at YDL-Whittaker. Application deadline is September 25.
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Bookmobile Driver/Para-professional (part time)
The primary role of this position is the safe and efficient operation of the YDL Bookmobile, a unique 36-foot custom vehicle containing library materials for checkout, computers, and a seating area. Application deadline is September 29.
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To Apply

To apply for a position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and YDL Employment Application form to:

Ypsilanti District Library
5577 Whittaker Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Attn: Employment

YDL Employment Applications are available at any YDL facility, or you may download the application.

YDL job postings are in PDF format, which requires you to load Adobe Acrobat on your computer. If you do not have it already, download it for free from the Adobe website.

Ypsilanti District Library is an equal opportunity employer.

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Current work-study postings

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.



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September 2017 New & On Order DVD/Blu-ray
A listing of DVD's and Blu-ray added to the collection in September 2017
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