Job posting: Library Associate, Circulation and Technical Services, Thomas J. Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art- NYC, NY

The Thomas J. Watson Library in The Metropolitan Museum of Art is pleased to announce an opening for the position of Library Associate, Circulation and Technical Services. This full-time position is a special opportunity to contribute to the success of an innovative and productive art library at a world-class museum while learning and applying new […]

Internship Opportunity: Shirley Phillipson Pollock Internship in Art Librarianship, Dallas Museum of Art, TX

Reports to: DMA Librarian Status: PT, hourly (21 hours per week maximum) Dates: September 2016 – May 2017 Stipend: $17.85 per hour ($14,244.30 total stipend) Application deadline: July 15 or until filled DMA Mission: The Dallas Museum of Art is both a responsible steward of cultural heritage and a trusted advocate for the essential place of art in […]

Job Posting: Technical Services Librarian, Chicago History Museum, IL

As Chicago’s oldest cultural institution, the Chicago History Museum is the proud custodian of over 23 million objects ranging from presidential artifacts to 60’s couture. We use our collection to powerfully tell Chicago’s stories. We invite qualified candidates to apply for the full time position of Technical Services Librarian.   The Technical Services Librarian provides […]

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: Library Assistant II, The Getty, Los Angeles, CA

Works under regular supervision on assignments of moderate complexity. Provides library support services to staff and Special Collections reading room users by retrieving materials from vaults and assisting with handling.  Retrieves and shelves Special Collections materials; works with colleagues to maintain storage vaults; conducts inventories of Special Collections material; monitors and maintains Special Collections Reading Room […]

Internship Opportunity: Summer Intern, Guggenheim, NYC

Archives Internship at the Guggenheim Museum Archives Summer 2016 The Guggenheim Museum Archives seeks a current or recent MLS graduate student for its Summer 2016 internship. This internship is full-time beginning on June 1 and ending on August 12. Responsibilities may include: Arrange and rehouse collection materials and apply basic preservation methods as necessary under […]

Job Posting: Library Assistant, Museum of Modern Art, NYC

The Museum of Modern Art is currently accepting applications for a Library Assistant who will be responsible for the following tasks: Pages, shelves, and checks out library materials as well as maintains stack areas. Packs and ships materials between libraries (mid-town and Queens). Maintains items, holdings, and patron records in library database. Identifies materials in […]

Job Posting: Head, Museum Library, University of Pennsylvania’s Archaeology & Anthropology Museum Library, Philadelphia, PA

Summary Penn Libraries seeks an accomplished, energetic, service-oriented and creative librarian to serve the Univ. of Pennsylvania’s Archaeology & Anthropology Museum Library. This position carries a number of responsibilities including serving as the primary library research and collections liaison to the Department of Anthropology; supporting the core curatorial areas within the Penn Museum; and supporting […]