Gainesville, FL: English and American Literature, Folklore and Film Studies Librarian, University of Florida

English and American Literature, Folklore and Film Studies Librarian
Assistant University Librarian or Associate University Librarian

The English and American Literature, Folklore and Film Studies Librarian [The English Librarian] is a year-round (12 month) tenure track library faculty position responsible for the overall development, management and coordination of the George A. Smathers Libraries resources in all formats for the these subject areas. The position supports the University’s academic programs including interdisciplinary humanities programs supported by the University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Responsibilities include analyzing the University’s programs in English and American Literature, Folklore and Film Studies, and collaborating with librarians and academic faculty to establish collection profiles, selection guidelines, and preservation, location and cataloging priorities; and evaluating existing collection strengths and current collecting intensities. In collaboration with the Library West Humanities and Social Sciences selectors, this position builds the English and American Literature, Folklore and Film Studies reference collection. This position manages specialized subject area reference services, library instruction, and online database services. This position provides general reference and instruction services to students, faculty, staff, and visitors at the Library West Research Assistance Desk, as well as online through the Ask-A-Librarian chat and texting service, email and via telephone queries. Continue reading “Gainesville, FL: English and American Literature, Folklore and Film Studies Librarian, University of Florida”

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NYC, NY; Digtal Content Manager, David Zwirner Gallery

Description

David Zwirner seeks a full-time Digital Content Manager to strategize, create and manage digital marketing content for David Zwirner and David Zwirner Books.

Reporting to the Director of Research and Exhibitions and working within the research team, this role partners closely with the Marketing and Digital teams on channel strategy, content calendar, and editorial resources to ensure the strategy, timing, content, and related assets are successfully deployed.

Success in this integral, cross-departmental role requires experience in and enthusiasm for digital platforms and new media, understanding of basic best practices and interdependence of all channels, a highly-organized and collaborative approach to content creation and campaign management, as well as a passion for excellence.

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Los Angeles, CA; Digital Initiatives Librarian, Mount Saint Mary’s

Mount Saint Mary’s is the only women’s university in Los Angeles and one of the most diverse in the nation. The University is known nationally for its research on gender equality, its innovative health and science programs, and its commitment to community service. As a leading liberal arts institution, Mount Saint Mary’s provides year-round, flexible and online programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Weekend, evening and graduate programs are offered to both women and men. Mount alums are engaged, active global citizens who use their knowledge and skills to better themselves, their communities and the world. www.msmu.edu.

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Suitland, MD; Archives Technician, Museam of the American Indian

Summary

This position is located in the Archives Center, Museum Assets and Operations Division, Cultural Resources Center, National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), Smithsonian Institution. The employee is responsible for assisting with the arrangement, description, preservation, cataloging, and access to NMAI’s moderately large archival collections. He/she also frequently provides guidance, advice, and instructions to Archives Aids and other Archives Technicians when they need technical assistance, as well as makes recommendations on how to improve the efficiency of the work.

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NYC, NY; Cataloguer, Christies

The Company

Christie’s, the world’s largest Art Business, is an incredibly exciting & enriching place to start or continue your career. Whether you work within one of our Specialist Art Departments or in our more Operational focused teams we are all working together with one common goal in mind: to continue the success of this 250 year old company, steeped in history, bringing constant innovation whilst not forgetting our age old values; Passionate Expertise, Exceptional Client Service, Teamwork, Integrity, Business Judgement & Innovation. . Colleagues across all departments are truly passionate about what they do and it is constantly inspiring to work with industry leaders across all segments of the business.     
 
The Role

The Cataloguer position contributes to the production of all auction catalogues for the New York sales as well as private sales.  Responsibilities include processing the consigned works of art for sale, including research and catalogue entry writing and proofing; coordination of photography, and varying duties as dictated by department.

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Ann Arbor, MI; Metadata Services Manager, Michigan State University

Job Summary

The University of Michigan Library is one of the world’s largest academic research libraries and serves a vibrant University community that is home to 19 schools and colleges, 100 top ten graduate programs, and annual research expenditures approaching $1.5 billion a year. To enable the University’s world-changing work and to serve the public good, the library collects, preserves, and shares the scholarly and cultural record in all existing and emerging forms, and leads the reinvention of the academic research library in the digital age.

As part of Technical Services, the team that provides support for the library’s vast collections, the Metadata Services group maintains data within the systems that connect the collections and services that the library provides to the users in our community. The group accomplishes this goal through activities such as reviewing copyright, resolving outages, and updating records.

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Fort Collins, CO; Digital Repositories Unit Head, Colorado State University

Reporting to the Coordinator of Digital Collection Services (DCS), this position serves as the head of the Digital Repositories Unit, and is responsible for the technical, bibliographic, and metadata management of the CSU Libraries’ digital institutional repository system, including coordination of data files and workflows for collaborative processes. This position will be filled at either the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

This position works closely with staff in the Digital Library and ePublishing Services Division and other Libraries units, including Archives and Special Collections, to leverage the full range of library expertise and resources in building and managing the consortial digital repository, Digital

Collections of Colorado (http://dspace.library.colostate.edu), and its content. The Digital Repositories Librarian also serves as a member of the department’s management team.

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New Providence, NJ; Metadata Librarian, ProQuest

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Metadata Librarian @ ProQuest

Are you excited and intrigued by the information industry? ProQuest’s market-leading products are a great opportunity to use your analytical abilities to solve puzzles and provide valuable information to students, researchers and librarians. As a Metadata Librarian, you will partner directly with ProQuest’s academic content providers to ensure that their metadata is accurately represented within Ulrichsweb (click here for more info on ulrichsweb). You will play a pivotal role in overall customer satisfaction and data integrity through effective communication with both the content provider and the Librarian user. Your contributions will help to maintain the high-level of quality that our users have come to expect of ProQuest products.

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Amery, WI; Director, Amery Area Public Library

Library Director – Amery Area Public Library
The Amery Area Public Library seeks an experienced and energetic leader to direct the operations of their library and strengthen the library as an area destination. The library is a member of the Indianhead Federated Library System & MORE System.

Situated in Northwestern Wisconsin, in Polk County, the City of Amery is home to approximately 2,915 residents who enjoy all that this vibrant community has to offer. Known as the “City of Lakes,” Amery is located just 40 miles northeast of Minneapolis/St Paul, Minnesota and 70 miles northwest of Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

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