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Twitter chat: #critlib on Visual Literacy, May 17th at 9pm EST

visual culture/literacy Tomorrow night, join us on Twitter at #critlib to talk about visual culture and literacy for librarians. You’ll need a Twitter account to participate, but not to observe. (And you can wait a few days until someone storifies the tweets if you want to read them later in a more functional chronological display.) […]

Job Post: University Librarian, Emily Carr School of Art and Design, Vancouver

https://partnershipjobs.ca/jobs/1759 While this position sits on the far end of our ArLiSNAP experience cap (five years), I thought I would post it anyways, especially since some of our readers will be interested in seeing what a job post for a top art-library job looks like. Applications are invited for a University Librarian to provide leadership, […]

Student Job Post: Archives Assistant & Researcher, Toronto Dance Theatre

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2016/archival-assistant-researcher-summer-position This is a Canada Summer Jobs position, with the requisite eligibility, and the deadline for applications is May 20th. Toronto Dance Theatre (TDT) is looking for a full-time, summer Archival Assistant and Researcher to provide research support in advance of TDT’s 50th Anniversary season in 2017-18. The majority of the work will take place […]

Student Jobs Post: Oral History Archivist, and Social and Digital Media Specialist, University of Toronto

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2016/lgbtq-oral-history-and-queer-archives-work-study The LGBTQ Oral History Digital Collaboratory is the largest LGBTQ oral history project in North American history, connecting over 200 life stories with new methodologies in digital history, collaborative research, and archival practice. This team-based project is organized as a “collaboratory” –a cooperative laboratory–through which team members will come together to share work, ideas, […]

Student Job Post: Library Technician, Dundas Valley School of Art, Dundas, Ontario

http://current.ischool.utoronto.ca/jobsite/2016/library-technician-0 Library Technician (Summer Experience Program, 2016) The Dundas Valley School of Art requires a Library Studies Student to undertake a review and re-cataloguing of the School’s library and archival holdings. These materials include books, journals, DVDs, photographs, legal and financial documents and other forms of historical records. The position would provide services to work […]

Job Post: Fine Arts Librarian, Saskatoon Public Library, Saskatchewan

http://saskatoonlibrary.ca/node/3811 Full-time, Permanent position Department or Branch: Fine Arts, Frances Morrison Central Library Summary: Under the supervision of the Fine Arts Coordinator, provides a wide range of information and circulation services. Responsible for system selection of materials, as assigned Duties: Utilizes library and community resources to locate and provide information requested by users, performing complex […]

Job Post: Scholarly Communications and Copyright Librarian, University of Winnipeg, MB

https://partnershipjobs.ca/jobs/1627 Main responsibilities: Develops strategic priorities and work plan for the Scholarly Communications and Copyright Office; Keeps up-to-date on copyright law, licenses and fair dealing, and liaises with General Counsel’s Office to provide copyright direction to campus; Develops and communicates copyright policies and procedures to the University community; Designs and delivers instruction workshops to faculty, […]

Job Post: Liaison Librarian for the School of Interactive Arts & Technologies, Simon Fraser University, Surrey, BC

https://partnershipjobs.ca/jobs/1579 The deadline for this job competition is May 2nd, 2016. Simon Fraser University Library invites applications for a Librarian for Interactive Arts & Technology and Publishing. Reporting to the Head, Fraser Library, this full-time, term (August 2, 2016 to July 28, 2017) position will be based at Fraser Library, Surrey campus and will support […]

Job Post: Archivist, Lincoln Centre of the Performing Arts, NYC

http://www.aboutlincolncenter.org/about/employment/full-time/lincoln-center-for-the-performing-arts-lcpa-archivist This is a bit on the high end of our experience bracket, requiring 5-7 years of archival work, but I think anyone with a theatre or performing-arts focus could make a compelling argument. Go for it! Primary Responsibilities •    Administers and updates retention and disposal schedules •    Advises the Senior Vice President on archival […]

Job Post: Curatorial Assistant, Whitney Western Art Museum, Cody, Wyoming

https://centerofthewest.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Job-Description_WWAM-Curatorial-Asst_2016.pdf https://centerofthewest.org/about-us/employment/ Requirements for the position include strong knowledge of or interest in American art and/or western American history, excellent verbal and written communication skills, uncompromising attention to detail, and the ability to work on multiple projects at once. A bachelor’s degree is required with a strong preference for a master’s degree in Art History […]