Job Posting: Assistant Archivies (contract), Whistler Museum, BC

This is a Young Canada Works jobs for a recent graduate under 30 years of age: http://aabc.ca/resources/job-board/assistant-archivist-temporary-whistler-museum/ It’s a six month contract cataloguing photographs and slides, and the deadline to apply is July 25th. Term of employment: $15.00/hr for 40 hrs/week – 6 month position – 8 Sept 2014 – 20 Feb 2015 (There can […]

Job Posting: Curator / Archivist, the Granite Club, Toronto

The Curator looks after, manages, organizes, displays and develops the Club’s physical and data-based art, heritage and memorabilia collections. http://www.rcip-chin.gc.ca/emplois-jobs/voir-view/detailler-detail-eng.app?id=2166& There are no salary information, no deadline for applications, and no specifications about part-time or full-time (although there is a request for flexibility as regards evenings, weekends, and holidays). • Working with Management and the Heritage […]

Scholarship Opportunity! (sort of)

There are all sorts of homespun efforts to give money to students and new professionals that need it. Like this one: http://www.archivesnext.com/?p=3751 ArchivesNext (a.k.a. Kate Theimer) has been crowdsourcing money for scholarships so that people can attend the Society of American Archivists yearly conference. We’re giving money to people to fund their registration for the SAA Annual […]

Job posting: Special Project Officer, McGill University Library, Montreal

http://www.mcgill.ca/library/sites/mcgill.ca.library/files/20140520-special-project-officer-rbsc.pdf McGill University Rare Books and Special Collections is looking to fill a one-year, full-time position working with “accessions to an important architectural archive held by McGill Library comprised mostly of large architectural plans, paper archives, related visual materials and digital projects. The Officer will update inventories and assist in the updating of the website.” […]

Summer Internship at CCS Bard Library and Archives

The CCS Bard Library and Archives is offering one summer internship for current MLS students interested in contemporary art, with a focus on both library and archives work. The intern will be responsible for creating a collection-level finding aid for the Hessel Museum Artist Files, featuring documentation and ephemera for artists featured in the Hessel […]

Los Angeles Museum of Art Archives Internship – 2014

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Archives TYPE OF LIBRARY: Art Research Library and Archives  WEBSITE: http://www.lacma.org/archives LOCATION: 5905 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles CA, 90036 SITE DESCRIPTION: The Archives of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is currently being established through a generous grant from the Getty Foundation as a part of its special […]

Job Positing: Art Collections Intern, TD Bank Group (Toronto, ON, Canada)

via the iSchool’s Jobsite (University of Toronto) TD Bank Group Overview: TD is a great organization powered by great people who want to make a difference every day. Our over 85,000 employees world-wide are a big part of what makes TD stand out from any other organization. Every day, we deliver legendary customer and client […]

Educational Opportunities!

There are A LOT of educational opportunities in this post so read carefully! As always, you can also see what’s coming up through the Educational Opportunities Calendar. Keep reading for details about all the great webinars, CFPs, internships and more opportunities below! Webinars/Online Chats Mark your calendar now for Sept 13th chat: Tips for a […]

Conference, CFP, and Webinar

See educational opportunities, such as CFP, workshops, events, webinars, etc.? Please email Braegan Abernethy (bcabernethy[at]gmail[dot]com) or Emilee Mathews (mathewse[at]indiana[dot]edu) to get them posted here. For ongoing opportunities and deadlines, please visit the new Educational Opportunities Calendar. 2012 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum The 2012 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum is seeking proposals for presentations, panel discussions, […]

Paid Internship Post: Northwestern University Library

Metadata Internship: 2012 Northwestern University Library has an archival collection that requires the generation and/or clean-up of metadata for an EAD finding aid. Background information: Item level cataloging for 1044 photographs held in the Vernon McKay papers in the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies. The photographs visually document about 25 African countries in […]