Job Posting: Digital Asset Manager (IT Specialist), Archives of American Art, Smithsonian

Overview Open & closing dates 04/27/2018 to 05/18/2018 Salary $68,036 to $88,450 per year Pay scale & grade GS 11 Work schedule Full-Time – Full-Time, Permanent Appointment type Permanent – Federal Location 1 vacancy in the following location: Washington DC, DC Relocation expenses reimbursed No Duties Summary This position is located in the Digital Operations […]

Collection Strategy Librarian, Art & Art History and Design Emphasis, San Jose State University (Reposted)

Location San Jose, CA Open Date Feb 16, 2018 Description Subject to Budgetary Approval University Library Specialization: Collection Strategy Librarian, Art & Art History and Design Emphasis Job Opening ID (JOID): 24466 Rank: Senior Assistant Librarian (Tenure-track) The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library seeks an innovative and creative librarian to provide leadership in the […]

Media Preservation Librarian, Michigan State University Libraries

DescriptionReporting to the Head of Conservation and Preservation and working with staff in the Digital and Multimedia Center, G. Robert Vincent Voice Library, Special Collections and the Wallace Conservation Laboratory, as well as other library units and partners at other institutions, the Media Preservation Librarian will: Plan, develop and provide leadership for a media preservation […]

The Dual-Degree Art Librarian: Survey and Guide for Career Planning (by Autumn Wetli & Sarah Bilotta)

Whether or not a second Master’s, or perhaps even a PhD, is needed for the subject specialist librarian is an area of debate. We have decided to think about this conversation specifically in the terms of Art Librarianship. Gathered are some pros and cons to getting the advanced degree in art/art history, formulated from the […]

Library Technical Associate – Digital Imaging Technician and Photographer – The University of Texas at Austin

Hiring department:  Humanities Rsch Ctr Monthly salary:  $3,083+ depending on qualifications Hours per week:  40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM Posting number: 18-01-25-02-8083 Job Status: Open FLSA status: Non-exempt Earliest Start Date: 03/01/2018 Position Duration: Funding expected to continue Position open to all applicants Location: Austin (main campus) Number of vacancies: 1 General Notes The Harry Ransom Center welcomes qualified candidates who can demonstrate a commitment […]

Harnessing Data Visualization to Teach Emerging Art Scholars: Methods and Ideas for Instruction

As art librarians and students, we are especially aware of how digital resources and the Internet have changed art scholarship. I find myself recommending academic streaming music databases to performing arts students who, ten years ago, would have had access only to CD recordings; For a close-up look at The Scream painted by Edvard Munch, I send […]

Special Collections Archivist II, The Getty Research Institute

Requisition Number: 2017-3088 Position Status: Regular Full-Time Salaried/Hourly: Salaried Category: Library Getty Location: Getty Center Program/Dept.: GRI – 0420-Collections Management Job Summary The Getty Research Institute (GRI) seeks a motivated and knowledgeable archivist to process and catalog special collections with an emphasis on archives related to modern and contemporary art, including the archives of artists, […]

Training Student Reference Assistants in the Academic Art Library: Tips for New Supervisors

With an abundance of paraprofessional and professional positions in art librarianship requiring supervisory responsibilities, newly graduated librarians may find themselves navigating the confusing territory of “recent former student supervising students.” Especially in academic art libraries, professional and paraprofessional staff must be responsible for cataloging, reference, outreach, and collection development, and thus try to maximize their […]

The Aspiring Academic Art Librarian: Decoding the Mystery of Tenure-Track Job Postings

If you are an art librarian or aspiring art librarian on the hunt for a job, you may have encountered a tenure-track job posting at some point in your search. When speaking to colleagues, friends, and peers in the field of art librarianship I have found that many emerging professionals find themselves unprepared to understand, or to […]

TD Bank Financial Group Internship in Art Librarianship and Archive Practice (12 weeks), National Gallery of Canada

TD Bank Financial Group Internship in Art Librarianship and Archive Practice (12 weeks) Position Title:  TD Bank Financial Group Internship in Art Librarianship and Archive Practice (12 weeks) Competition #:  17-CC-111 Posting Date:  December 7, 2017 Closing Date:  December 17, 2017 Department:  Library, Archives & Research Fellowship Programs Working Hours:  Full time (37.5 hours per week) Employment Tenure:  Determinate Classification:  Other Salary  $7,500 – […]