Job Posting: Digital Assets Librarian, Hillwood Estate, Washington DC

Job Summary: Working within the Collections Division, the Digital Assets Librarian will develop, implement and sustain an institution-wide digital strategy; initiate and carry out the preservation of born-digital and digitized assets (built in a primarily Microsoft environment) of the organization; and provide critical expertise to support the growth of the digital collections and archives. The Digital […]

Job Posting: Archivist/Librarian, Hillwood Estate, Washington DC

Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Head of Archives & Special Collections, the Archivist/Librarian has primary responsibility for all aspects of the Hillwood archives, records management program, and some library services. Major responsibilities include: the maintaining and updating archives and records management policies (including record retention schedules and procedures), the processing of archival collections, […]

Job Posting: Library Technician (Art & History), Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Washington DC

Job Title:  Library Technician (Art & History) Agency:  Smithsonian Institution Job Announcement Number:  16R-SB-301389-DEU-SIL SALARY RANGE: $39,311.00 to $51,102.00 / Per Year OPEN PERIOD: Friday, February 5, 2016 to Friday, February 19, 2016 SERIES & GRADE: GS-1411-06 POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time, Permanent – Federal PROMOTION POTENTIAL: 08 DUTY LOCATIONS: FEW vacancies – Washington DC, DC   View Map WHO MAY APPLY: This position is open to all […]

Job Posting: Digitization Librarian, United States Holocaust Museum, Washington DC

(Posting on behalf of a colleague at the Museum) Corestaff Services is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Digitization Librarian for a one year assignment on a government contract. The position is located at a Museum Library in Washington, DC. The Library requires the Librarian to manage a project to digitize approximately 600 rare books, thereby […]

Job Posting: Museum Specialist (Art), National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

DUTIES: If selected, you will perform: Administrative operations and clerical support of the department: manages office and telephone reception and mail; maintains records and files; maintains office supplies, requisitions, and equipment; drafts, edits, proofreads, and/or produces departmental correspondence; makes travel arrangements; creates travel budgets, arrangements, and expense reports. Schedules appointments and meetings for members of […]

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

For a full list of projects and their descriptions, please visit: 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, […]

Internship Opportunities: National Gallery of Art Graduate Summer Internships 2016

Eligibility Eligibility varies according to internship. A few are geared to undergraduates completing their degrees in May and June 2016, but most are for currently enrolled graduate students of all levels and those graduating in May or June 2016 with a relevant degree (such as MA, MBA, MFA, M Arch, M Ed, JD, or MLS). […]

Internship Opportunities: Smithsonian Libraries 2016 Professional Development Internships, Washington DC

The Smithsonian Libraries is pleased to offer five paid internship opportunities for the summer of 2016.  Projects topics are diverse and include art history research, collections assessment, educational program development and more. Applications are due January 15th, 2016. Full project descriptions, qualifications and application instructions may be found here: Art Deco Lighting Research Location: […]

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 […]

Job Posting: Manager, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, DC

Duties & Responsibilities     Oversee the operations of the Image Collection and Fieldwork Archives, including processing, arranging, describing, and accessioning developing collection agreements conducting provenance and intellectual property research coordinating communications with internal and external constituencies Manage collection preservation for all collections in the Research Library collaborate in identifying materials for treatment consult on treatment options […]