Job Posting: AudioVisual Preservation Solutions – Project Cataloger

AudioVisual Preservation Solutions – Project Cataloger AudioVisual Preservation Solutions is seeking a short-term project cataloger to work on an audiovisual collection inventory. The position, ideal for current students and recent graduates of moving image archive studies or library science programs, would begin in early March and be full time for approximately 2 weeks. The ability […]

Job Posting: METRO Digitization Project Manager at the Frick Collection

The Frick Collection is an art museum consisting of more than 1,100 works of art from the thirteenth to the nineteenth century displayed in the intimate surroundings of the former home of Henry Clay Frick. The residence, with its furnishings and works of art, has been open to the public since 1935. It is considered […]

Save the Date: Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference in NYC

Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference, September 30 – October 1, 2011 in conjunction with the Printed Matter New York Art Book Fair MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York This dynamic, two-day program focuses on emerging practices and debates within art-book culture. This year’s sessions feature a keynote by artist Tauba Auerbach, and sessions on an array of topics, including: […]

Job Posting: Cataloger/Librarian at the Brooklyn Museum

BROOKLYN MUSEUM LIBRARY POSITION                                              POSITION :    Cataloger/Librarian  DEPARTMENT : Libraries/Archives  REQUIREMENTS : M.L.S./MSLIS,  extensive experience with library automated systems especially Millennium and OCLC Connexion. Experience with cataloging research materials related to art history. RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct search of items in the Institutional Files and in the Archives to ascertain rarity and to catalog these publications on the item level (original […]

Job Posting: Weekend/Evening Librarian at School of Visual Arts

  DATE AVAILABLE: September 2011 JOB TITLE: Weekend/Evening Librarian (part-time) DEPARTMENT: Visual Arts Library, School of Visual Arts REPORTS TO: Head of Reference Services   SCHEDULE: Fall and Spring semesters only (September to May, no summers)   Hours: Saturday afternoons (2pm to 5pm) and Sunday afternoons (2pm to 6pm); plus one weekday evening 6pm to 9pm […]

Job Posting: Collections Manager and Registrar, Tenement Museum

Position Description The Tenement Museum seeks a Collections Manager & Registrar, who will be responsible for the day-to-day oversight and preservation of the Museum’s Collections, which include its historic structures and archive. Responsibilities include accessioning, processing incoming/outgoing loans, maintaining collections data systems, exhibition management, preventative conservation care, archives and records management, and emergency response and […]

Summer Archival Internships at Museum of the City of New York

Archival Internships Museum of the City of New York Summer 2011 Internship Description: The Museum of the City of New York is currently seeking two library school students interested in a summer archives internship. Interns will work with the Museum’s Theater Collection or Manuscripts and Ephemera Collection and will have the opportunity to gain experience […]

NYC Metro Professional Development Classes for April/May

Every month, METRO offers an exciting range of learning and networking opportunities – details and registration are just a click away! To receive significant discounts on METRO Professional Development classes and other career boosting benefits, all current library school students are invited to apply for myMETRO individual membership at the student rate of $50 per […]