Murfreesboro, TN: Records Manager Specialist, Rutherford County Archives

Assist with outreach and consultation for county offices on records management including evaluation of records according to federal, state, and local retention schedules. Assist with identifying records that require permanent retention because of their legal, evidentiary, and/or historical value and in accordance with federal, state, and local law; assist with the transfer of such records to the Archives. Evaluate current finding aides, indexes, and databases, … Continue reading Murfreesboro, TN: Records Manager Specialist, Rutherford County Archives

Washington, D.C.: Supervisory Librarian (Technical Services), Executive Office of the President

Job Title: Supervisory Librarian (Technical Services), GS-1410-14

Agency: Executive Office of the President, Office of Administration

Salary: $121,316.00 – $157,709.00 Per Year

Duty Location: Washington, D.C.

Agency Marketing: Begin a challenging and exciting career with the Executive Office of the President providing support to the President of the United States. The EOP is comprised of The White House, Executive Residence, Office of the Vice President, Office of the United States Trade Representative, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Office of National Drug Control Policy, Office of Management and Budget, Office of Administration, National Security Council, Council on Environmental Quality, and Council of Economic Advisers. The EOP has responsibility for tasks ranging from communicating the President’s message to the American people to promoting trade interests abroad.

The Office of Administration (OA) delivers common administrative and support services to all EOP components. The OA Library and Research Services Division provides reference and research assistance to EOP staff. LRS develops and maintains print and electronic collections related to the Presidency and the work of EOP components. Continue reading “Washington, D.C.: Supervisory Librarian (Technical Services), Executive Office of the President”

Bethesda, MD: Digital Archivist, National Institutes of Health, Medical Science, & Computing

Oversee the organization, processing and digitization of scientific and biomedical research collections in compliance with professional archival standards. Apply professional application of theory, methods and techniques of archival management, conservation, planning, information management, library science, and property management; collection management and preservation techniques depending upon type of resource, climatic environment and nature of use. Coordinate the development of policies, procedures and programs for archival collections, … Continue reading Bethesda, MD: Digital Archivist, National Institutes of Health, Medical Science, & Computing

College Park, MD: Digital Preservation Specialist, National Archives and Records Administration

Advise the Director of Digital Preservation on recommendations for the development and implementation of digital preservation strategies, technologies, and procedures. Analyze, develop, and propose appropriate strategies, risk criteria, and standards for the preservation of electronic record holdings. Perform assessments and develop recommendations for software tools and system functionality for digital preservation operations, including format characterization, format conversion, auditing and reporting, and machine learning that can … Continue reading College Park, MD: Digital Preservation Specialist, National Archives and Records Administration

Seattle, WA: Archives Specialist, King County Archives

Interview internal and external customers to establish and identify archival reference service’s needs; Provide information and training on obtaining archival records, the use of microfilm readers and printers, reading historical indexes and using online research tools to internal and external customers over the phone, in writing, and in person; Compose, review and edit documents and correspondence to ensure these conform to the appropriate use of … Continue reading Seattle, WA: Archives Specialist, King County Archives

Columbia, SC: Director of Library Development, South Carolina State Library

The South Carolina State Library is the primary administrator of federal and state support for the state’s libraries. Headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, the State Library develops, supports, and sustains a thriving statewide community of learners committed to making South Carolina stronger. We serve the people of South Carolina by supporting state government and libraries to provide opportunities for learning in a changing environment.

The South Carolina State Library is seeking a creative, detail-oriented person with excellent customer service skills for the Director of Library Development position. This dynamic position oversees the library development department, under the division of statewide development, comprised of seven (7) library staff responsible for public library consultation, training for public library staff, managing LSTA subgrants, and programs supporting public libraries and statewide initiatives. The library development department supports excellence for all South Carolina libraries. The Director represents the State Library at meetings, conferences, panels, and committees both statewide and nationally to maintain awareness of trends, and to seek and strengthen partnerships and program opportunities. Continue reading “Columbia, SC: Director of Library Development, South Carolina State Library”