Sharon, WI: Library Director, Brigham Memorial Library

The Brigham Memorial Library is accepting applications for a friendly, service oriented library director. This is a full time position with benefits, and would be ideal for an individual interested in making a tangible positive impact in the lives of community residents. The Village of Sharon is a picturesque small town situated on the Wisconsin-Illinois border. The village has a population of 1,604 and a … Continue reading Sharon, WI: Library Director, Brigham Memorial Library

Long Island, NY: Manager of Digital Imaging Unit, New York Public Library

Link to job posting. The Digital Imaging Unit Manager oversees the preservation-grade photography and reformatting of The New York Public Library’s rare and unique holdings (including illuminated manuscripts, prints, rare books, literary and historical archives, historical maps, one of the world’s largest photography collections, Broadway set and costume designs, to diverse documents charting the changing landscape of New York City). The Digital Imaging Unit Manager will … Continue reading Long Island, NY: Manager of Digital Imaging Unit, New York Public Library

Boston, MA: Visual Materials Cataloger, Boston Public Library

Link to job posting. Creates robust, standards-based, extensible, and sharable descriptive records for visual materials including prints, drawings, watercolors, photographs, paintings, and other non-textual media. Ensures that descriptive records for visual materials are suitable for a variety of platforms and systems used both locally and for external exposure, harvesting, and repurposing. In collaboration with the Special Collections team, ensures that all appropriate and necessary content … Continue reading Boston, MA: Visual Materials Cataloger, Boston Public Library

Austin, TX: Photography Archivist, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

Link to job posting. Performs highly complex (senior level) archival work. Work involves examining state government records and collections of photographic material; recommending disposal and destruction of records with no archival value; analyzing and arranging archives and preparing finding aids to facilitate access to information; identifying candidates for conservation treatment; assisting researchers, primarily with requests for photographic material; managing permissions for use; consulting with state … Continue reading Austin, TX: Photography Archivist, Texas State Library and Archives Commission

New York, NY: Manager of Digital Imaging Unit, New York Public Library

Link to job posting. Under the direction of the Assistant Director for Digital Collections Services, the Digital Imaging Unit Manager oversees the preservation-grade photography and reformatting of The New York Public Library’s rare and unique holdings (including illuminated manuscripts, prints, rare books, literary and historical archives, historical maps, one of the world’s largest photography collections, Broadway set and costume designs, to diverse documents charting the … Continue reading New York, NY: Manager of Digital Imaging Unit, New York Public Library

Des Plaines, IL: Executive Library Director, Des Plaines Public Library

Link to job posting. The Des Plaines Public Library in Des Plaines, Illinois (suburban Chicago) is looking for its next great Executive Director. This opportunity is open due to the retirement of the previous Executive Director. This is a beautiful library known for its outstanding art collection, the generous and welcoming spirit of its staff, and its focus on serving all members of its diverse … Continue reading Des Plaines, IL: Executive Library Director, Des Plaines Public Library