On Freelancing and Contracting: some conference cogitations

I spent the end of June in beautiful, temperate, layers-friendly Victoria, BC, attending the Association of Canadian Archivists’ annual conference. It was amazing, scary, inspiring, and weirdly comfortable — no business cards were exchanged, but plenty of people wanted to gush about ideas. I presented on the student panel between two very intelligent and articulate […]

Free LLAMA Webinar Presents Interviewing Tips to Get a Job

The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present “Interviewing Tips to Get a Job” on Wed., April 9, 2014, from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM (Central Time).  This free webinar will help prepare participants for interviewing and offer insight into the interviewing process from the employer’s viewpoint.  It will include examples of interviewing behavior […]

ARLIS/NA Yearlong Career Mentoring Program Deadline March 3

Calling all prospective mentors and mentees for the ARLIS/NA Yearlong Career Mentoring Program! This yearlong program begins with a workshop at the Washington, DC conference and continues until the 2015 Fort Worth conference. Our program has matched dozens of art library professionals in successful mentoring relationships and contributes to the wonderful bonds of cordial collegiality […]

Part-Time Librarian – The Modern Museum, Fort Worth, TX

Original job posting by the TLA available here. Position Starts:3/17/2014 Listing Closes: 2/21/2014 Listing Submitted: 1/13/2014 Position Description: The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth seeks a part-time (2 days per week) librarian to assume cataloging and organizational duties for the Museum’s library. Candidates should possess knowledge of art history and/or visual arts; knowledge of Library of […]

Assistant Librarian and Archivist – American Textile Museum, Lowell, MA

via INALJ, see original posting here. Institution: American Textile History Museum, Lowell, Mass. Job Title: Assistant Librarian and Archivist Duties/Description: Search Re-opened: The American Textile History Museum (ATHM) seeks a creative, motivated team-player for the part- time position of Assistant Librarian and Archivist in the Osborne Library. Reporting to the Librarian, this position is responsible […]

Assistant Archivist – Charles M. Schulz Museum, Santa Rosa, CA

via Simmons Jobline, see original post here. The Charles M. Schulz Museum, a not-for-profit institution located in Santa Rosa, California, seeks a collaborative, organized, and enthusiastic Assistant Archivist to join our collections team. The Museum is home to an active Research Center that provides care and access to correspondence, periodicals, books, news clippings, and business […]