Job Posting: Digital Resource Support Specialist

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Digital Resource Support Specialist

The Visual Resources Collection in the Art Department seeks an energetic
and detail-oriented Digital Resources Support Specialist to work .75
FTE. This position reports to the Visual Resources Librarian and Art
Department. The position is responsible for cataloging, collection
development, public service, and maintenance of the image collections.
The position also works closely with the faculty to determine and
fulfill their image needs for teaching and research, which involves
researching and acquiring new images, cataloging images, enhancing the
cataloging system and building databases. The Digital Resource Support
Specialist works on all aspects of making images available including
uploading digital images and data and supporting users of images in
multiple software applications (CONTENTdm, PowerPoint, ARTstor). Must
have excellent communication, organization, interpersonal, skills.
Prefer applicants with one or more European languages and familiarity
with literature in the field. Qualifications include, BA Art History,
Media with the knowledge of computer software, photography; two years
experience in a visual resources facility and image database management;
or any combination of training and experience that provides the
applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability required to
perform the job.

Send resume and cover letter to Reed College Human Resources by
8/11/2010. An Equal Opportunity Employer, Reed values diversity and
encourages applicants from underrepresented groups.

Karin S. Whalen
Visual Resources Librarian
Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd.
Portland, OR 97202
Phone: 503-517-7409
Fax: 503-777-7769
email: whalen@reed.edu

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