Job Posting: Digitization Technician, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

How to Apply A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position, include your salary requirements, and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position. Job Summary The University of […]

Job Posting: Film Digitization Specialist, Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive

Position Title: Film Digitization Specialist Institution: IULMIA, Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive How to apply:   Job Number is 15270 Position Description: Prepares the university’s motion picture film collections for large-scale digitization. Creates and manages the inventory of motion picture film collections by analyzing, normalizing and merging records from multiple, non-uniform databases and spreadsheets. Creates new records […]

Job Postings: Digitization Project Manager, Baruch College

Baruch College, a senior college of the City University of New York, is currently seeking applicants for a Digitization Project Manager position in its Archives and Special Collections Department. The Digitization Project Manager will assist with a year-long grant-funded project (July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016) to digitize and provide access to print materials in the […]

Job Posts in Canada this week: Young Canada Works, part three

Museum Assistant – Research Intern, Langley Centennial Museum, Langely, BC As a student employee in the Recreation, Culture, and Parks Division of the Township of Langley, the incumbent will work on a short-term research project at the Langley Centennial Museum.  The project will be an investigation into the work of the Royal Engineers – Columbia […]

The Aura of Materiality: Digitization as Preservation

Guest Post by Jasmine Burns When I started my MLIS degree in Spring 2014, it was immediately apparent that my research interests were much more theory-based than those of my colleagues. The practical nature of LIS can sometimes make it challenging for me to engage with my professors and peers in a meaningful way. For […]

Job Post: Digital Archivist, Workman Arts Project of Ontario, Toronto Workman Arts Project of Ontario (Workman Arts) facilitates aspiring, emerging and established artists with mental illness and addiction issues to develop and refine their art form through its arts training programs, public performance/exhibition opportunities and partnering with other arts organizations. As well, Workman Arts promotes a greater understanding of mental illness and addiction through […]

Job Posting: Collections Cataloguer, Princeton Art Museum

The Princeton University Art Museum (PUAM) is seeking a museum professional to help us digitize and catalog the approximately 5,200 Master Set gelatin silver prints within the Minor White Archive. The ideal candidate will rise to the challenges surrounding the direct capture of photographs and the subsequent cataloging of complex material. This is a wonderful […]

Job Posting: Cataloguing and Digitization Archivist, Stratford Festival Theatre, ON

(via the ARCAN-L listserv; no link!) Would you like to play a meaningful role with North America’s leading classical repertory theatre? At the Stratford Festival, we attract the world’s finest talent, offering a unique experience for staff, artists, and actors alike. If you would like to be a part of this exciting organization, we are looking for […]

Job Posting: Liaison Librarian (Digitization Project), University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB

Reposting in its entirety; there is no link: Liaison Librarian Term: January 1, 2015 to April 30, 2015 (4 Month Term) The Hans W. Klohn Commons at the University of New Brunswick Saint John seeks a Liaison Librarian for a four month term position. Depending on the background and qualifications of the incumbent the liaison responsibilities may […]