Category Archives: Museum

New York, NY: Assistant/Associate Museum Librarian, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Thomas J. Watson Library in The Metropolitan Museum of Art is pleased to announce an opening for the position of Assistant/Associate Museum Librarian, Reader Services. This full-time position is a special opportunity to contribute to the success of an … Continue reading

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New Haven, CT: Project Archivist, Yale Center for British Art

The Project Archivist for the Paul Mellon Archive is a two-year appointment in the Yale Center for British Art Reference Library and Archives. Reporting to the Senior Archivist for the Institutional Archives, the Project Archivist processes the personal collection of … Continue reading

Posted in 0-2, Connecticut, Museum, Uncategorized

New York, NY: Assistant Photo Archivist (temporary), Museum of the City of New York

The Museum seeks a full-time temporary Assistant Photo Archivist for a twelve-month, grant funded position to process, catalog, and evaluate over 2,200 photography assignments captured by over 40 different photographers for LOOK Magazine. The position directly reports to the Curator … Continue reading

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Salem, MA: Assistant Cataloging and Systems Librarian, Peabody Essex Museum

The Peabody Essex Museum’s Phillips Library seeks a full-time assistant cataloging and systems librarian. The Assistant Cataloging and Systems Librarian will be the primary print cataloger on staff at the Phillips Library and will work to continually improve intellectual and … Continue reading

Posted in 3-5, Massachusetts, Museum, Uncategorized

New York, NY: NYARC Fellowship, MOMA

This fellowship will provide an emerging librarian with a unique opportunity to learn the operations of three leading art museum libraries, experience hands-on training in the field of public information services, and gain an in-depth understanding of developing digital tools … Continue reading

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New York, NY: Reader Services Librarian, Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Assistant/Associate Museum Librarian, Reader Services takes the lead in managing public service functions that include circulation, stacks management, and collection storage. The Reader Services Librarian facilitates access to the collections by coordinating circulation and access policies for Met staff … Continue reading

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Washington, D.C.: Librarian (Assistant Special Collections), National Gallery of Art

Maintains the library’s special collections, especially vertical files and microforms. Devises and implements policies and procedures for preservation, bibliographic control, access and security of special collection materials. Creates bibliographic records and metadata and manages physical processing and labeling of special … Continue reading

Posted in Museum, Uncategorized, Washington D.C.

Dallas, TX: Assistant Librarian, Dallas Museum of Art

Working under the supervision of the Librarian, the Assistant Librarian performs collection management activities and provides research and reference assistance to museum staff and the general public. Link to job posting.

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NYC, NY: Research Fellow (part-time, temporary), Whitney Museum of Art

The Whitney Museum of American Art seeks a temporary Research Assistant for the Museum’s Media Preservation Initiative (MPI), a collaborative effort to document, preserve, and conduct conservation assessments for time and media based works of art in the Museum’s permanent … Continue reading

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NYC, NY: Project Assistant (part-time, temporary), Whitney Museum of Art

The Whitney Museum of American Art seeks a temporary Project Assistant for the Museum’s Media Preservation Initiative (MPI), a collaborative effort to document, preserve, and conduct conservation assessments for time and media based works of art in the Museum’s permanent … Continue reading

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