Job Opportunity: Metadata Specialist I, The Getty Research Institute

Job Summary The Digital Initiatives area within the Getty Research Institute seeks a Metadata Specialist to work on metadata activities associated with PhotoTech, a project to digitize a portion of the Getty Research Institute’s Photo Archive and investigate technologies, including OCR, computer vision and machine learning, to process large image collections at scale. The images and […]

Job Opportunity: Paid Cataloging Intern, North Carolina Museum of Art

Site description: The Art Reference Library is a 45,000 volume non-circulating library that provides reference service to the art museum staff (curators, educators, conservators) and the public at large.  The library not only houses books and periodicals, but also holds an extensive auction catalog collection and an artists’ files collection of ephemera material.  We also provide […]

Job Opportunity: Digital Project Coordinator, The Cleveland Museum of Art

Description The Digital Project Coordinator is a vital position for the Digital Innovation and Technology Services department. The coordinator assists the CDIO with all innovative, cross-departmental projects and participates in important strategic meetings. The Digital Project Coordinator works closely with the Digital Project Manager on all outward-facing digital projects such as ARTLENS Gallery and the […]

Job Opportunity: Cataloging Librarian, The Cleveland Museum of Art

Description The Cleveland Museum of Art seeks a Cataloging Librarian. The Ingalls Library is a nationally recognized art research library founded in 1916, with 500,000+ volumes in all formats reflecting the encyclopedic art collection of the museum and with particular depth in Asian art, French decorative arts, European Painting and Sculpture and Modern Art.  The […]

Job Opportunity: Project Cataloguer (Part-Time Temporary), Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

Are you someone who: Is detail-oriented and able to focus primarily on one project? Works well independently? Has extensive knowledge of cataloguing best practices? If so, then the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is looking for you! We have an opening for a part-time temporary Project Cataloguer. Under the supervision of the Director of Library and Museum Services, the Project Cataloguer will […]

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 […]

Alt-Career Spotlight: Joanne Fenn, Collections Manager/Museum Registrar for the Kent State University Museum

This series of interviews features individuals who have received their MLIS/MSIS, but do not currently hold positions solely dedicated to art librarianship. Some may work in libraries and  have an interest or duties related to art librarianship, while others use their information science skills in fields outside of the traditional library setting. What is the […]

Job Posting: Digital Image Processor, Asian Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA

The museum is seeking a talented Digital Image Processor with a keen eye to help facilitate the smooth day-to-day operation of the museum’s onsite digital photography studio.  Under direction, and working in a high-volume setting, the Digital Image Processor will handle post-processing of the museum’s collections photography for purposes of print and electronic reproduction, research, […]

Job Posting: Assistant Curator, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, Montana

The Yellowstone Art Museum seeks a smart, curious, and energetic specialist in the fine arts for the position of Assistant Curator. This is a position for a serious entry-level curatorial professional with a good eye and a strong interest in contemporary American art. The successful candidate will have a minimum of a B.A. or B.F.A. […]

Temporary Librarian – The Costume Institute, New York, NY

The Thomas J. Watson Library in The Metropolitan Museum of Art is seeking a candidate for a part-time position of a Temporary Librarian for the Irene Lewisohn Costume Reference Library located in the Costume Institute department. This is a four-day, 28 hours per week, position. The Temporary Librarian will perform a variety of public and technical […]