Senior Library Officer / Library Officer / Assistant Library Officer (Learning Support)


Senior Library Officer / Library Officer / Assistant Library Officer (Learning Support)

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions.  It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement.  With three academic Faculties and the School of Interdisciplinary Studies, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in the areas of Arts, Business and Social Sciences, and the broad curriculum covers an array of general education, interdisciplinary and science courses.  The School of Graduate Studies offers research and taught postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines, and provides professional education for the wider society.  Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience.  Applications are now invited for the following post:

Senior Library Officer / Library Officer / Assistant Library Officer (Learning Support)
(Post Ref.: 23/397)


  • Manage and provide administrative and technical support for the LU Barn maker space facilities and other areas of the Library to promote entrepreneurial activities of the University
  • Provide clerical and logistical support to the smooth running of information literacy programs including orientations, workshops, and all other reference and instruction services in both online and in-person formats for students and faculty
  • Assist in conducting library tours, handle enquires at the Services Counter and via other channels, and other public services
  • Keep the content of the library website, social media and digital learning objects up-to-date
  • Prepare promotional materials for workshops and events, and assist in all publicity activities
  • Supervise part-time and student helpers
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisors and University Librarian
  • Shift duties in the evenings and / or on the weekends and public holidays will be required



  • A Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Creative Media, Educational Technology, Information Technology, Information Management or related disciplines
  • 1-2 years of ICT working experience preferably in academic libraries / institutions / schools / educational agencies
  • A good command of English and Chinese (including Cantonese and Putonghua)
  • Ability to work in teams and independently with a positive customer service attitude
  • Proficiency in PC skills, with graphic design software knowledge and website authoring experience preferred
  • Knowledge of 3D modelling, 3D printing, 3D scanning, laser cutting, or laser engraving is preferred

Candidates with less/more experience will also be considered for appointment at the relevant rank.


Salary and Fringe Benefits

The rank and commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund and gratuity.


Application Procedure (online application only)

Please click “Apply Now” to submit your application.  Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.

We are an equal opportunities employer.  Review of applications will continue until the post is filled.  Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search.  We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.