Job Posting: Reference and Instruction Librarian, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

The Reference and Instruction Librarian performs highly specialized, professional duties in the areas of library Research, Reference, and Instruction, to support and fully engage in the educational mission of the School and the success of its students. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1.  Performs highly specialized, professional duties in the areas of library Research, Reference, and […]

Job Posting: Reference Librarian (part-time/temporary), Art Institute of Chicago, IL

Provides reference, research, and instructional services.  Assists with interlibrary loan, access services, collection development, website maintenance, and photocopy and copy photography services as needed. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides reference service at the Reference Desk on a regularly scheduled basis.  Provides reference and research services to museum staff on demand.  Responds to written, telephone, and […]

Job Posting: Librarian, American Academy of Art, Chicago IL

**NOTE: It is not clear if this is a full-time or part-time position, you may want to investigate further before applying** The American Academy of Art, a non-profit, regionally accredited art college located in downtown Chicago seeks applicants for a full-time/part-time librarian position. The librarian will plan, organize and implement the various library services and […]

Job Posting: Library Assistant (part-time, temporary), The Field Museum, Chicago

Duties and Responsibilities Under the guidance of the Photo Archivist, re-labels and re-houses select image collection materials. Under the guidance of the Museum Librarian, handles, cleans and moves Library Collections materials. Consults with Library Staff regarding safe handling and moving practices. Performs other collections-related activities as assigned. Qualifications Ability to lift up to 40lbs. and […]

Job Posting: Digital Initiatives and Technologies Librarian, Art Institute of Chicago, IL

The Ryerson and Burnham Libraries of the Art Institute of Chicago invites applications for the Digital Initiatives and Technologies Librarian. The Librarian will guide the Libraries’ digital future supporting digital and technology services that support research, scholarship, teaching, and learning. The Librarian will strategize the Libraries’ presence in a future digital environment providing the vision […]

Job Posting: Reference and Interlibrary Loan Librarian, The Field Museum, Chicago IL

The Field Museum Library seeks a curious, service-oriented librarian for a truly unique opportunity to connect with Museum staff, volunteers, associates and visiting scholars from all over the world. The Librarian is responsible for providing a full range of research and instructional services and participates in departmental liaison efforts. Additional duties include overseeing the resource […]

Job Posting: Art History Research Assistant, Art vérité, Oak Park (Chicago area) IL

For the record: This is a borderline “unicorn” position, and I am posting it reluctantly! (If you want to hire someone with a masters degree and foreign language skills, pay them a decent wage!) The Research Assistant conducts research for a series of art history videos and some administration of Art vérité, including maintenance of special […]

Job Posting: Photo Archivist, Chicago Tribune, IL

The Chicago Tribune has an opening for a Photo Archivist in the Newsroom Information Center.  Responsibilities include archiving published photographs in our archiving system – SCC MediaServer;  adding metadata and keywords to photo records; providing research to newsroom staff using both the online database and historical collection of print photographs; participating in other photo and […]

Job Posting: Library Technology & Digital Strategies Librarian, Art Institute of Chicago, IL

The Ryerson and Burnham Libraries of the Art Institute of Chicago seek a highly collaborative, forward-thinking, and service-oriented Library Technology and Digital Strategies Librarian to provide leadership and direction for innovative services and technologies. The Librarian will guide the Libraries’ digital future while maintaining its excellence in traditional media. The Libraries strive for a flexible […]