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Student Worker Handbook: Things to Keep You From Just Sitting at the Desk

What you need to know to excel as a library assistant

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Dust all computers and screens.

Straighten tall tables and chairs.

Straighten circle of armless chairs by the front desk.

Wipe down all door handles/knobs/push bars/etc. with thieves spray.

Wipe down all coffee tables.

Straighten book shelves.

Dust shelves, pictures, etc.

Check upstairs to see if study rooms need to be vacuumed.

Wipe down tables in open study rooms.

Dust the clock wall clocks.

Check paper in the printer.

Walk through and see if there are areas that need to be vacuumed.

Straighten furniture in general.

Straighten reserve shelves.

Practice searching random topics. (Learning how to look things up for students in Onesearch.)

Check out a book  to read for fun and  do a review of the book for Jenn. (2-3 Paragraphs- for use on PowerPoint)

Cut articles from the newspapers in the box in the archive room.