two positions at The Art Institute of Chicago

[via lisjobs.com]

Digital Resources Librarian

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

John M. Flaxman Library

THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO is seeking a candidate who will play a key role in the integration of digital resources with traditional library collections and services.  Works with colleagues to develop short- and long-term strategies for the design and implementation of library digital resources.  Creates digital content, facilitates access to digital products, and coordinates the management of library systems in a distributed environment.

A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE an ALA-accredited MLS plus at least 2 years of relevant experience, or a comparable combination of education and experience.  High degree of familiarity with library systems, including commonly used hardware, software and networking systems as well as third-party, web-based information services.  Experience with digital asset management and the application of metadata standards.  Demonstrated understanding of digital library issues and practices, including sustainability.  Experience with web authoring tools and languages. Familiarity with appropriate standards and practices, e.g. HTML, SGML, XML, EAD, MARC, ACR2, image formats, etc.  Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to support cooperation and creativity in the workplace.

TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter to The Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan, Employment Services MC/948, Chicago, IL 60603. E-mail: aic.jobs@artic.edu, fax: 312-857-0141. Please include the code MC/948 on the outside of the envelope and in correspondence.

http://www.artic.edu/aic/jobs/index.html

The Art Institute of Chicago is an equal opportunity, equal access employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

[via joblist.ala.org]

Catalog/Serials Librarian
Art Institute of Chicago,
Chicago, Illinois
Salary: Not Specified
Status: Full-time
Posted: 08/25/08
Deadline:
Catalog/Serials Librarian
THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO is seeking a candidate who will under the direction of the Technical Services Librarian, manage acquisitions and cataloging for 1500 current subscriptions in art and art history and approximately 7500 retrospective titles. Catalog serials and other library materials in any language using national cataloging standards, OCLC and Millennium; provide reference service as required.

A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE an ALA-MLS required with 2 – 3 years demonstrated experience or training in serials work, knowledge of art or art history, knowledge of European and/or Asian languages.

TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter to The Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S. Michigan, Employment Services MC/861, Chicago, IL 60603. E-mail: aic.jobs@artic.edu, fax: 312-857-0141.

The Art Institute of Chicago is an equal opportunity, equal access employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

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