Curatorial, Libraries and Archives – School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

The department of Libraries and Archives seeks an innovative, motivated and energetic librarian to oversee operations in the W. Van Alan Clark, Jr. Library at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The librarian will administer all SMFA library operations including reference services, bibliographic instruction and technical services. The Clark library is the departmental library for the SMFA and is under the direction of the head librarian of the Museum of Fine Arts libraries. Applicants must possess a Master’s degree in Library Science. A background in the fine arts and experience working with artists and art school faculty is highly desirable. The ideal candidate will possess experience and/or coursework in reference services and technical services as well as previous experience library experience. An interest in and a familiarity with existing and emerging technologies in the field of visual resources is also desirable. Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills are required. The librarian will work closely with SMFA faculty and administrators in developing new cooperative programs between the library and the SMFA community.

Class: Fulltime
Hours: 35/week
Schedule: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm
Date Posted: 1/28/2008

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