Job Posting: Library Project Assistant, MOMA

Library Project Assistant (six-month grant-funded position) | Library
Creates MARC bibliographic records for finding aids created by the Museum Archives in Encoded Archival Description (EAD) format. Reports to Associate Librarian. This position is part-time and hours are flexible.

Requirements: MLIS degree with interest/experience in cataloging. Working experience using Anglo-American Cataloging Rules (AACR2); Library of Congress Rule Interpretations (LCRI); Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH); and Library of Congress Classification Fine Art Schedule (N) is essential. Familiarity with Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS) is preferred. Proficiency working with Library of Congress’ Catalogers Desktop is required. Strong organizational and communication skills. Detail orientated. Knowledge of modern and contemporary art.

If you would like to submit your resume for consideration, please choose one of the following options:

By e-mail: (most preferred option)
By fax: (212) 333-1107
By mail: The Museum of Modern Art
The Department of Human Resources
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019

Please be advised that due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the open positions. Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at The Museum of Modern Art.

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