Open Access Resources for the At-Home Art Librarian

In the midst of worldwide quarantines and stay-at-home orders, several scholarly journals, publishers, and databases have made the decision to go “open” (or at least market their existing open resources). My colleague at the Peabody Essex Museum, Print Librarian Catherine Robertson, decided that this would be a great time to compile a list of open […]

Job Opportunity: Digital Asset Coordinator/Quality Assurance, OLIVER

We are currently looking for a Digital Asset Coordinator to join our team! The Digital Asset Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all assets needed for an our onsite project team with our newest client, adidas North America. . Digital asset management includes transferring various file formats from our proprietary asset systems to a shared drive […]

Job Opportunity: Project Manager (P/T, 3-year term), Panorama, Journal of the Association of Historians of American Art, Remote

Panorama, Journal of the Association of Historians of American Art (AHAA), is the recipient of a Terra Foundation for American Art grant to support digital publishing that will span 2020 through the first half of 2023.  Supported by this grant, we are seeking a part-time Project Manager (beginning March/April 2020) to join the editors of Panorama. […]

Job Opportunity: Curator, Special Collections & Archives Reference and Instruction Librarian

Description & Details San Francisco State University’s J. Paul Leonard Library is a busy, teaching-oriented institution supporting a community of 30,000 students as well as faculty and staff. The collections include more than one million items in all formats, including an extensive collection of online databases and full-text resources. The SF State library uses and […]

INTERNSHIP PROPOSAL for Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative (SCRI), SUMMER 2020 (paid)

Our team is seeking a currently enrolled student of archival studies from an accredited program listed in the Society of American Archivists to intern with the Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative for the summer of 2020. This internship will involve reviewing and preparing files related to the creation, history, and work of the Heritage Emergency National Task […]

Job Opportunity: Graduate Archives Assistant, The South Side Community Art Center, Chicago

Position Summary For a project funded by grants from the Henry Luce Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the South Side Community Art Center  (SSCAC) seeks candidates with a focus on the preservation of African American historical records for two positions as Graduate Archives Assistant to work on a project processing a collection of archival documents […]

Bringing the Visual to Digital Literacies

by Kristina Bush In August, I started working at the University of California, Berkeley as Digital Literacies Librarian. Prior to this position, I worked at the Sloane Art Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Though I wasn’t an art history / library science dual master’s student at UNC, I come from […]

Amigos Member Conference Call for Proposal

Call for Proposals – Next Steps: Create and Cultivate a Career That Matters Taking place online Wednesday, May 13, 2020, this one-day conference is designed to give librarians and library staff the opportunity to learn, share insights, and discuss best practices on managing their careers from start to finish. With proper planning and knowledge, library […]