Morgantown, WV: Metadata and Cataloging Librarian, West Virginia Libraries

West Virginia University Libraries are seeking applications and nominations for an innovative, collaborative, and tech-savvy Metadata and Cataloging Librarian to engage in metadata creation and cataloging for WVU Libraries’ physical and digital resources. The Metadata and Cataloging Librarian will also serve as a resource both within and outside the Knowledge Access & Resource Management department for questions concerning metadata creation, cataloging, and local cataloging processes … Continue reading Morgantown, WV: Metadata and Cataloging Librarian, West Virginia Libraries

St. Louis, MO: Head of Digital Library, Olin Library, Washington University

Provide leadership and coordinate a comprehensive and strategic program for the Digital Library, which encompasses Repository Services program, Digital Publishing program, Digital Library content strategy, protocols and policies, and Libraries-wide procedures. Plan, implement, and manage digital projects that integrate the infrastructure and/or resources of the Digital Library, including coordination of project managers and staff for digital projects. Lead content strategy for the digital assets contained … Continue reading St. Louis, MO: Head of Digital Library, Olin Library, Washington University

Cambridge, MA: Architectural Records Processing Archivist, Harvard’s Property Information Resource Center

Appraises new acquisitions of drawings and maps and communicates potential issues with Archives Manager in a timely manner. Undertakes the physical and intellectual organization of architectural drawings and maps (both analog and digital) and related construction project documentation. Performs original item-level cataloging/classification of materials in the collection management system (TMS). Houses, labels, and otherwise prepares collections for storage and research use following office guidelines. Identifies … Continue reading Cambridge, MA: Architectural Records Processing Archivist, Harvard’s Property Information Resource Center

Durham, NC: Digitization Specialist – Still Image, Duke University

Oversees management of individual digitization projects within the DPC, including: assessing materials to be digitized for condition and processing needs; providing estimates for project timelines; contributing to decisions about project implementation; and collaborating with supervisor around the production schedule and project needs. Creates digital resources from a variety of source materials and media, following tiered FADGI guidelines for full spectrum and multispectral imaging, file sizes, … Continue reading Durham, NC: Digitization Specialist – Still Image, Duke University

Milwaukee, WI: Academic Librarian/ Senior Academic Librarian (Head of Archives), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

The UWM Libraries seek an experienced, collaborative, and forward-thinking individual to lead an Archives Department that is highly valued at UWM and in the Milwaukee community. The department head is responsible for developing a vision, setting and communicating priorities, and executing strategies relating to the challenges and opportunities facing UWM archives and records management, the manuscripts collection, and the Milwaukee Area Research Center. They are … Continue reading Milwaukee, WI: Academic Librarian/ Senior Academic Librarian (Head of Archives), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Swarthmore, PA: Digital Audio Visual Archivist (2 year limited term position, part-time), Swarthmore College

Digitizes recordings or works with professional lab to provide digitization, depending on format. Oversees digitization processes performed by Technical Services Specialist and/or student assistants. Creates and maintains descriptive, technical, preservation, and rights metadata and oversees metadata creation by other staff members. Uploads metadata to Internet Archive, following procedures; works with Technical Services Specialist to oversee metadata created by that staff member. Develop preservation strategies and … Continue reading Swarthmore, PA: Digital Audio Visual Archivist (2 year limited term position, part-time), Swarthmore College

Morgantown, WV: Metadata and Cataloging Librarian, West Virginia University

West Virginia University Libraries are seeking applications and nominations for an innovative, collaborative, and tech-savvy Metadata and Cataloging Librarian to engage in metadata creation and cataloging for WVU Libraries’ physical and digital resources. The Metadata and Cataloging Librarian will also serve as a resource both within and outside the Knowledge Access & Resource Management department for questions concerning metadata creation, cataloging, and local cataloging processes … Continue reading Morgantown, WV: Metadata and Cataloging Librarian, West Virginia University

Lewisburg, PA: Arts & Humanities Librarian, Bucknell University

Works with other Research Services librarians and staff to provide coverage of interdisciplinary areas outside of conventional subject boundaries. Teaches information literacy skills in the classroom, using current learning, teaching and information literacy theory and appropriate instructional technology. Develops instructional tools for teaching information literacy that can be used in or outside of the classroom. Works to increase the understanding and application of digital scholarship/humanities … Continue reading Lewisburg, PA: Arts & Humanities Librarian, Bucknell University

Cambridge, MA: Architectural Records Project Processing Archivist, Harvard

Appraises new acquisitions of drawings and maps and communicates potential issues with Archives Manager in a timely manner. Undertakes the physical and intellectual organization of architectural drawings and maps (both analog and digital) and related construction project documentation. Performs original item-level cataloging/classification of materials in the collection management system (TMS). Houses, labels, and otherwise prepares collections for storage and research use following office guidelines. Identifies … Continue reading Cambridge, MA: Architectural Records Project Processing Archivist, Harvard

Houston, TX: Archives Specialist (fixed-term ending on 8/31/2020), University of Houston

Collaborate with the Special Collections Curators and the Coordinator of Digital Projects on archival collections related to Energy & Sustainability, Performing & Visual Arts, LGBT History, and Houston History in the department’s strategic collection priorities. Assess and appraise collection materials for research value in support of the Libraries, and the University’s teaching, learning, research, and scholarship mission. Create comprehensive processing plans for individual collections utilizing … Continue reading Houston, TX: Archives Specialist (fixed-term ending on 8/31/2020), University of Houston