Job Posting: Digitization Supervisor / Maryland Digital Cultural Heritage Coordinator – Enoch Pratt Free Library (Baltimore, Maryland)

via VRA Job Opportunities  Summary of Duties:  Under the supervision of the Web Manager, the Digitization Supervisor / Maryland Digital Cultural Heritage Coordinator is responsible for planning, directing, and implementing digitization projects for both the Enoch Pratt Free Library/State Library Resource Center and the Maryland Digital Cultural Heritage Program, including the oversight of staff, policy, […]

Job Posting: Project Archives Assistant, Whitney Museum of American Art – NYC

via Archives Gig The Frances Mulhall Achilles Library, Whitney Museum of American Art, seeks a candidate to fill a part-time, grant-funded position for a Project Archives Assistant who will follow the Whitney’s established policies and procedures for processing archives. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: • Processing institutional archives (materials include paper […]

Job Posting: Art & Design Librarian/Tenure-Track, Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge)

via ALA joblist Deadline is March 19th The Art & Design Librarian reports to the Head, Reference and Collection Development Services for reference and library instruction duties and to the Collection Development Services Coordinator for collection development and faculty liaison responsibilities. Required Qualifications:  Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited program; evidence of potential to meet research and […]

Job Posting: Department Assistant, Museum Library and Archives – The Museum of Modern Art (New York NY)

via Archive Gig The Museum of Modern Art is currently accepting applications for a Department Assistant in the Museum Library and Archives. The Department Assistant performs a variety of administrative duties with varying degrees of complexity, requiring familiarity with art and cultural history, an awareness of contemporary cultural events, and ability to deal diplomatically with […]

Job Posting: Art History Librarian, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of the Arts in Qatar

via VRA job opportunities Position Summary: Reporting to the Director of Libraries the Art History Librarian provides the leadership, vision and planning for the Art History collection, information literacy instruction, reference, and research services and activities to students and faculty studying art history across VCUQatar. Major Responsibilities: Oversee the collection, research and information literacy instructional […]

Job Posting: Library Technician, Smithsonian Institute

via USAjobs This position is located in the Digital Services Division, Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL). The employee provides a variety of technical support services for digitization activities, and is responsible for the identification, preparation, packing, and quality control inspection of material in SIL collections that are to be digitized. ATTENTION: Due to the large number […]

Job Posting: Summer Internship: Colors, Materials, Finishes (CMF) Information Specialist

General Purpose: Student gains IT, Engineering, Finance or Accounting work experience under an academically sponsored, career-related program to receive college credit. Essential Functions: Attains on-the-job work experience in the academic area related to the sponsoring department. Performs tasks related to the course of study as assigned by the work team leader. Participates in Project Expo. […]

Job Posting: Smithsonian Libraries Research Fellowships 2014

via The Chronicle of  Higher Education  Deadline: March 15th Stipends of $3,500 per month for up to six months are available to support scholarly research in the Special Collections of the Smithsonian Libraries in Washington, DC and New York, NY, in an extensive range of subject areas. Historians, librarians, doctoral students, and postdoctoral fellows are […]

Job Posting: Digital Assets Specialist, Reed College (Portland, Oregon)

via VRA  Reed College, one of the country’s leading private liberal arts colleges invites applications for the position of Digital Assets Specialist. This is a .75 FTE, regular position reporting to the Digital Assets Librarian. The digital assets specialist provides support for building and maintaining collections of digital materials in the campus digital asset management […]