|Location:||United States, California, Los Angeles|
Archives/ Records Management
|HUGH M. HEFNER ARCHIVIST
University of Southern California
Requisition ID 27051
Job Announcement: The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is located in the heart of downtown L.A. and is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the “Trojan Family,” which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.
USC’s School of Cinematic Arts is seeking a Hugh M. Hefner Archivist to join its team.
The Hugh M. Hefner Archivist supervises the daily operations of the Hugh M. Hefner Moving Image Archive, USC’s repository of approximately 70,000 motion picture negatives, sound elements, video, digital media, and photographs.
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
APPLY ONLINE AT: http://tinyurl.com/5og8rd
|Job Title:||LIBRARIAN, DIGITAL LIBRARY SERVICES|
|Location:||United States, Florida, Gainesville|
|LIBRARIAN, DIGITAL LIBRARY SERVICES
The Florida Center for Library Automation
The University of Flordia
REPORTS TO Assistant Director for Digital Library Services
ENVIRONMENT The Florida Center for Library Automation (FCLA) provides computer services to the libraries of the eleven public universities of Florida. FCLA is located in Gainesville and administered by the University of Florida. Its main program areas are running a central implementation of a Library Management System and providing services to help libraries create, manage and preserve digital content. The staff at FCLA consists of librarians and programmers working together to provide high quality, cost-effective services to the university system.
JOB SUMMARY The Librarian will work with other librarians and programmers in the Digital Library Services Group to provide applications and services designed to help the libraries of the public university system of Florida create, manage and preserve digital information resources. Some of the current initiatives of the Group include the PALMM (Publication of Archival, Library and Museum Materials) program of software and services to support collections of locally digitized materials; the Florida Digital Archive which provides long-term digital preservation and reformatting services; an ETD program for electronic theses and dissertations; support for Encoded Archival Description (EAD) finding aids to archival collections; and hosting disciplinary and institutional repository applications.
RANK & SALARY Assistant-in-Libraries; non-tenured; salary commensurate with experience, minimum $42,000.
BENEFITS Twelve month appointment on an annual contract. Twenty-two days vacation, thirteen days sick-leave and nine paid holidays per year. Retirement plan options, group health plan, and life insurance available. No local or state income tax.
DEADLINE Open until filled
Send letter of application with reference number 0800024, a resume, and the name, phone number and email address of three professional references to:
The selection process will be conducted under the provisions of Florida’s “Government in the Sunshine” and Public Records Laws. If an accommodation is required to apply, please call (352) 392-9020 or TDD (352)392-7734. EOE
Housed at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds’ important and extensive designated sculpture collections are supported by a major archive of sculptors’ papers covering the 18th century to the present day which form an important research facility. The Henry Moore Institute is a partnership between Leeds Museums & Galleries and The Henry Moore Foundation.
You will be responsible for the care of the sculpture archive, developing its accessibility by means of facilitating research, publications and exhibitions. You will respond to visitor enquiries, searchroom needs and provide archival advice.
The post would suit a qualified archivist with experience of cataloguing with CALM, international archival standards and preservation knowledge. You will contribute to the joint collections care and development of Leeds Museums & Galleries support the programme of the Institute. You will have a clear understanding of both physical and intellectual audience access issues, an interest in sculpture or late 19th/early 20th century history and the have the ability to prioritise and manage your own workload.
We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds
Job information can be downloaded at http://www.leeds.gov.uk/jobs or alternatively, please contact the council’s recruitment service on 0113 224 3357
Closing date 5:00pm, 8th May 2008
Job Title: PHOTO ARCHIVIST
Location: United States, New York, Maryknoll
Job Types: Professional
Categories: Entry Level
Archives/ Records Management
Maryknoll Mission Archives
The Maryknoll Mission Archives seeks a Photo Archivist who will be responsible for accessioning, appraising, preserving, arranging and describing historic images of the Congregation and Society. Using knowledge of the collections, prepares exhibits, web content, performs data entry, digital imaging and answers reference requests through the provisioning of images. Develops a schema and standards for cataloging images.
ALA-accredited MLS or MA in history with archives concentration and 3-5 years previous experience. Knowledge of archival theory and practice, with processing experience. Strong organizational, analytical, written and interpersonal skills; ability to handle multiple tasks; can work independently and as a team member; detail oriented; working knowledge of Microsoft applications, Photoshop, digital imaging. Experience with databases, cataloging a plus. Knowledge of Catholic Church history and global issues.
TO APPLY, contact:
Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers
P.O. Box 302
Maryknoll, NY 10545