Visual Resources Manager – The Barnes Foundation

The Barnes Foundation is seeking an individual to oversee a high-resolution digital imaging project. The Visual Resources Manager will be responsible for the management, distribution, and preservation of digital images and photographic materials related to the art collections of the Barnes Foundation. The Visual Resources Manager will initially manage a high-resolution digitization project of the […]

Evening and Weekend Reference Librarian – The School of Visual Arts, New York City

DATE AVAILABLE: February 2008REPORTS TO: Associate Library Director POSITION OVERVIEW: Provides assistance with reference services and administrative support in the Visual Arts Library. WORK SCHEDULE: Seasonal: Fall and Spring semesters only. Saturday and Sunday afternoons Monday evenings (may vary in future semesters) DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: • Assists undergraduate students with library navigation and use of […]

Arts Librarian (Access Services) – Yale University

Essential Duties Planning, monitoring and evaluating access services (for all hours the library is open) including: access desk information services, circulation, document & Library Shelving Facility materials delivery, interlibrary loan, electronic and print course reserves, stack maintenance, security and facilities maintenance, and the Arts Library website. Fostering a creative, collaborative, and team-oriented work-environment and facilitating […]

Photograph Cataloger – Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute,

Duties And Responsibilities Working under the supervision of the Head of Collection Services, performs original cataloging for the Library’s photograph collections in the manuscript division. The Photograph Cataloger generally performs small batch or item-level cataloging in OLIVIA (Harvard’s centrally supported cataloging system for visual material), oversees the in-house digitization of photographs in the cataloging backlog, […]

Curatorial, Libraries and Archives – School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

The department of Libraries and Archives seeks an innovative, motivated and energetic librarian to oversee operations in the W. Van Alan Clark, Jr. Library at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The librarian will administer all SMFA library operations including reference services, bibliographic instruction and technical services. The Clark library is the […]

Project Librarian @ The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute

Title: Project Librarian (2-year appointment) Department: Library Job Summary: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute seeks candidates for a two-year, full-time position of Project Librarian to oversee a program to barcode the collection, apply RFID tags, reconcile records in the online catalog, as well as to enhance the catalog by acquiring authority review services […]

What's Hot and What's Not: Call for Virtual Poster Proposals

If you’re an innovative arts librarian, actively engaged in the ever-changing world of libraries, listen up!! With the world of information and information-sharing in constant flux, we are all challenged to keep abreast of trends in library resources and technologies, so we can provide innovative services to our users. Share what you know and what […]

Curator of Visual Resources – Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Job Summary: The Curator of Visual Resources is primarily responsible for the continued development and management of the collections of visual materials in the Department of Art History and Visual Arts (AHVA) at Occidental College; for the maintenance and expansion of the computerized database of slides and digital images; for the full implementation of a […]

Senior Art and Manuscript Cataloger – Folger Shakespeare Library

ENVIRONMENT Home to the world’s largest Shakespeare collection and a primary repository for research material from the early modern period (1500-1750), Folger Shakespeare Library is an internationally recognized research library offering advanced scholarly programs in the humanities; a national leader in how Shakespeare is taught in grades K-12; and an award-winning producer of cultural and […]

Assistant Reference Librarian – Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, a comprehensive art museum located in the Midwest, seeks innovative, collaborative, service-oriented, and knowledgeable Assistant Reference Librarian. Position will work in the Spencer Art Reference Library with the library team providing reference and research services. The Library is located in the Bloch Building, an internationally recognized building designed by architect, […]