Reference Librarian (2 vacancies), Prints & Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington DC

The Reference Librarian is a knowledge navigator responsible for providing reference, research, consultation, and liaison services; instructions and training; and security for Prints and Photographs Division collections. P&P holds more than 14 million items in a variety of visual formats in hundreds of individual collections stored in local and remote sites. The collections are among […]

Internship Opportunity: Junior Fellow Summer Intern Program, Library of Congress, DC

For a full list of projects and their descriptions, please visit:¬†http://www.loc.gov/hr/jrfellows/about.html Program Overview The Library of Congress Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program enables undergraduate and graduate students to experience the integrated analog and digital collections and services of the world’s largest, all-inclusive library. Working under the direction of Library curators and specialists in various divisions, […]

Job Posting: Library Technician (4 vacancies), Prints & Photographs Division, Library of Congress, DC

Note: I did a summer fellowship with the folks in Tech Services at Prints & Photographs and they are a wonderful group of people to work with! The position has a strong archives focus, but a background in art/art history is highly valued. Federal applications can be daunting and confusing, but I’d be happy to […]

LOC’s The Signal: All About Digital Art

In case you’re in the market for some light summer reading: The Library of Congress has a great digital preservation blog called The Signal. Recently they’ve been focusing on plenty of art-related issues, from digital art (and the power of the GIF) to preserving artists’ websites and communities. There’s even some meta content, in the […]

LOC's The Signal: All About Digital Art

In case you’re in the market for some light summer reading: The Library of Congress has a great digital preservation blog called The Signal. Recently they’ve been focusing on plenty of art-related issues, from digital art (and the power of the GIF) to preserving artists’ websites and communities. There’s even some meta content, in the […]