Serve as the primary liaison between the Principal Investigator, the User Advisory Group Chair, Technical Architect, institutional stakeholders, and external contractors. Coordinate schedules and work for contractors, ensuring on-time delivery. Identify and mitigate project risks. Organize communication, including scheduling meetings. Project reporting and close-out. Assist in drafting specifications. Review all work and verify that is meets specifications. Create and maintain documentation throughout the project. Disseminate … Continue reading Remote (based anywhere in Europe): Project Manager (30 month project), Pharos, International Consortium of Photo Archives
Experience with tools and programming languages for data manipulation, as well as data formats, such as XML, RDF and JSON; Knowledge of cultural heritage metadata standards, such as CIDOC-CRM and BIBFRAME; Experience in developing and maintaining API’s and microservices; Knowledge of Linked Open Data best practices, to harmonize and standardize the structure of data; Knowledge of relevant structured vocabularies, such as the Getty Vocabularies; Ability … Continue reading Netherlands: Data Manager, Rijksmuseum
Nazarbayev University Library and IT Services (NULITS) invites applications for two open positions for Subject Librarians. The Reference Department is working on exciting initiatives such as integrating information literacy into the curriculum, developing new programs, updating our Springshare systems, scholarly communication support, assessing user needs, capacity building of local Librarians, and conducting our own research. A Library extension should be open by fall 2018 bringing with it new opportunities to collaborate with the Nazarbayev University community.
Nazarbayev University aims to be a model for higher education reform and modern research in Kazakhstan and to contribute to the establishment of Astana as an international innovation and knowledge hub. As a vibrant, English language, research-driven institution, we offer undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs in the field of Science and Technology, Engineering, Business, Public Policy, Social Sciences and Humanities, Medicine, and more. Continue reading “Astana, Kazakhstan: Subject Librarian, Nazarbayev University Library”
DIGITAL LIBRARY TECHNICAL SPECIALIST
UI INTEGRITY CENTER – NASWA
The National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) is seeking to hire a full-time Digital Library Technical Specialist to support the Knowledge Exchange Digital Library. This is a remote work/teleworking position. Occasional domestic travel may be required to assist at conferences, meetings, or trainings.
Registration is open for the Librarians’ Tour to Scotland! This tour is open to those who are library employees, Master’s students, or just plain love libraries! Participants do not need to have a prior relationship with the University of Wisconsin. Registration and tour information here. Questions may be directed to Meredith Lowe, firstname.lastname@example.org. Continue reading UW-Madison iSchool’s Librarians’ Tour to Scotland: July 23 – August 1, 2018
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UNC Chapel Hill School of Information and Library Science
International Summer Seminars 2018
March 1st deadline!
Join the School of Information and Library Science (SILS) at UNC Chapel Hill in Prague, London, or Dublin and Berlin during summer 2018! Look behind the scenes at librariesthroughout England or the Czech Republic, or explore the inner workings of global corporations and start-ups in Germany and Ireland. Our programs offer both students and professionals an opportunity to deepen their knowledge and understanding of information or library science in a global context.
The Bodleian Digital Library Systems and Services (BDLSS) provide digital services for the students, researchers and staff of the University of Oxford. We are seeking two experienced digital project managers to manage a varied portfolio of projects led by BDLSS. Based in the BDLSS Digital Research team, the digital project managers will work with senior managers, librarians, researchers and software engineers to deliver key projects in support of research, teaching and learning at the University of Oxford. Current projects include ORA 4, an initiative to scope and build the next generation open access repository on the foundation of the Oxford Research Archive (ORA) and the William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonne, an online database of early photography.
Position : Director of Library Services
Summary of Description:
Palau Community College seeks an experienced librarian to manage and direct library services. PCC is located in the Republic of Palau in the Western Pacific region and is an accredited post-secondary vocational and academic institution serving all of Micronesia. PCC Library is an academic library serving the needs of Palau Community College students and supporting distance-learning programs at the bachelors and masters degree level. The Library also serves community patrons of all ages, functions as repository for international documents, and features a Micronesia Pacific special collection. The Library supports the PCC Library & Information Services Associates Degree programs. This position is a unique opportunity for an experienced librarian to share expertise in library services and to serve as a leader in Palau’s library community.
The United Nations invites eligible candidates to apply for the Young Professionals Programme in information management (INFONET). The United Nations is seeking applicants with degrees in library and information science, archival science, and related professions in the field of information management. The application deadline is 22 August 2017. Detailed information about the format and process of the examination, as well as the list of countries … Continue reading International; YPP Infonet Exam, United Nations
The University of Alberta Libraries (UAL), with a long tradition of technological innovation and service excellence, seeks a dynamic and engaged professional to play a key role in the planning and execution of a growing program of digital library initiatives.
Reporting to the Digital Repository Services Coordinator, and working within a highly engaged team-based environment, the Digital Initiatives Projects Librarian proposes, guides, monitors and assesses a variety of digital library projects, with a particular focus on digital repositories (ERA, ERA A+V, and Dataverse), research data management and open initiatives, e.g. open data and open educational resources. The successful candidate will participate and shape all phases of the planning and development of digital library projects in these areas, including the development of business cases and project plans, organizing and implementing workflows, coordinating project activities, communication planning and delivery, training, outreach, quality control, and assessment. The successful candidate will liaise and collaborate with Canadian and international communities of practice in order to enhance and improve repository and data services.