Internship Posting: digitization intern for the Field Book Project

The Smithsonian Institution seeks a summer digitization intern for the Field Book Project, a joint initiative by the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) and the Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA). Internships are 10-12 weeks and must take place between June 1 and August 31, 2012. PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The Field Book Project is seeking an […]

Job Posting: New York Historical Society–Print Room Reference Librarian

New-York Historical Society – Print Room Reference Librarian Collection Description The Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections holds more than 250 collections, including 500,000 photographic prints and negatives, over one million historical prints and ephemera, approximately 100,000 architectural drawings, and the records of such noted American architects as Cass Gilbert and McKim, Mead and […]

Job Posting: Archives Manager, BST America (NYC)

from SLA-NY Jobs Archives Manager, New York City BST America has an exciting opportunity available for an Archives Manager in New York City. If you have a Master’s degree in Library Science or Records Management and significant experience in archives digitization projects we’d love to talk to you. Interest and experience in art and art […]

Job Posting: Project Archivist at Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library – Project Archivist (posted November 14, 2011) The Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library is searching for an experienced archivist to process the architectural drawings and personal papers of the New York architect Edgar Tafel. This position will be funded for 12 months with the possibility […]

Job Posting: Project Assistant Archivist at Museum of Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art is currently seeking a Project Assistant Archivist to survey, process, and preserve the recently acquired Seth Siegelaub and Herman and Nicole Daled Archives.  This project is a top priority for the Museum’s Archives due to the collection’s great research potential and the desire of the curatorial staff to access the […]

Call for Papers: Artists’ Records in the Archives symposium

Artists’ Records in the Archives: A One Day Symposium – Call for Participation The archives of many institutions contain artists’ records—documents created by artists that often bear witness to the creative process, as evinced by sketches, doodles, and other notations. Artists’ records differ from other types of records due to their inherent connection to the […]

Job Posting: Cataloger/Librarian at the Brooklyn Museum

BROOKLYN MUSEUM LIBRARY POSITION                                              POSITION :    Cataloger/Librarian  DEPARTMENT : Libraries/Archives  REQUIREMENTS : M.L.S./MSLIS,  extensive experience with library automated systems especially Millennium and OCLC Connexion. Experience with cataloging research materials related to art history. RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct search of items in the Institutional Files and in the Archives to ascertain rarity and to catalog these publications on the item level (original […]

Upcoming Job Posting: EAD Coordinator at the Archives of American Art

Look for an official job announcement next week on USA Jobs http://www.usajobs.gov/ for an Archivist:  EAD Coordinator.  The position should open on July 5 and close on July 19.  It is a temporary federal term appointment not to exceed 13 months.  It is at the GS 9/1 level for a salary of $51,630, with full federal benefits.  ALL applications must […]

Job Posting: Project Archivist at the Baltimore Museum of Art

The Baltimore Museum of Art is seeking an experienced Project Archivist for the successful execution of an archives and records management project. This is a grant-funded, 30-month, full-time, temporary position in the Library Department of The Baltimore Museum of Art. MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE QUALIFICATIONS Required • Master of Library Science degree from an accredited institution • […]

SAA Museum Archives Pecha Kucha Opportunity for SAA 2011

Museum Archives Section Meeting Repository Updates Pecha Kucha Style Call for Proposals SAA 2011 Thursday, August 25, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Deadline for submissions: July 29, 2011 Are you a member of the Museum Archives section of SAA? Do you have a repository update or an interesting new collection to share? If so, please […]