Paid Internship Post: Northwestern University Library

Metadata Internship: 2012 Northwestern University Library has an archival collection that requires the generation and/or clean-up of metadata for an EAD finding aid. Background information: Item level cataloging for 1044 photographs held in the Vernon McKay papers in the Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies. The photographs visually document about 25 African countries in […]

Job Posting: Director, Wold Resource Center, Colorado State University

from VRAweb.org Director, Wold Resource Center Art Department, Colorado State University Position: Director, Wold Resource Center, Administrative Professional Position – full-time 9 month position. Qualifications: BA or MA in Art History or arts-related discipline or Library Science or Information Science required. Non-Art degrees require an additional minor in Art History. Demonstrated expertise with archives management, […]

Job Posting: Assistant Visual Resource Manager (AAOA), Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Assistant Visual Resource Manager, AAOA General Description: Under the direction of the Collections Manager, the Assistant Visual Resource Manager will be responsible for arranging, describing, and cataloging the collections of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas Visual Resource Archive (AAOA VRA). A successful candidate will work closely […]

Curator and Manager, Visual Resources Library, City College of New York

Curator and Manager, Visual Resources Library The City College of New York New York, New York Closes 10/28/2011 Curator and Manager, Visual Resources Library Maintain Architecture Visual Resources Library.  Catalogue and update the slide and digital collection.  Provide tutorial services in using the library collection and equipment.  Supervise staff.  Evaluate digital image collection in order […]

Job Posting: Visual Resources Librarian for Islamic Art & Architecture, Harvard College Library

Visual Resources Librarian for Islamic Art and Architecture, Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture Harvard College Library Cambridge, MA Reporting to the Public Services Librarian, this position is responsible for research support, collaboration, and outreach for visual materials in the field of Islamic art and architecture to faculty, students, and researchers. Visual materials collections include […]

Quick Hit: ARTstor Travel Awards competition

There is still time to submit an entry for this year’s ARTstor Travel Awards competition! ARTstor is providing five travel awards in the amount of $1,500 each to help support the educational and scholarly activities—such as flying to a conference—of graduate students, scholars, curators, educators, and librarians in any field. The deadline is Monday, April 4, 2011. […]

ARLIS/NA Lunchtime Chat on VRCs and Academic Libraries: Friday, April 16

ARLIS/NA Lunchtime chat: “Visual Resource Centers and Academic Libraries: Shall the twain meet?” April 16, 2010, 11am Pacific – 12pm Mountain – 1pm Central – 2pm Eastern Moderators: Deborah Ultan Boudewyns and Greta Bahnemann, University of Minnesota This chat is a lead-up to an in-person discussion at the ARLIS/NA conference in Boston on Sunday at […]