Cave Hill, Barbados: Campus Records Manager/Archivist, The University of the West Indies

The successful applicant should possess a good academic record, including up-to-date knowledge of archives and records standards, preservation methods, record keeping technologies, legal compliance and experience in the management of university records in all formats are essential. Link to job posting. Continue reading Cave Hill, Barbados: Campus Records Manager/Archivist, The University of the West Indies

London, U.K.: Research Data Management Officer, University of Westminster

Work in an interesting and varied post based in the Scholarly Communications team, reporting to (and working closely with) the Research Environment and Scholarly Communications Lead, based in the Research and Knowledge Exchange Office. Work closely with colleagues across the University including those in the Research and Knowledge Exchange Office, Library and Archives Service, Information Systems and Support and Information Compliance to support the provision … Continue reading London, U.K.: Research Data Management Officer, University of Westminster

Dublin, Ireland: Digital Preservation Manager, National Library of Ireland

New role in the NLI at Higher Executive Officer level. Dedicated to the preservation of an estimated current digital holding of 60TB of web archive collection data and 65TB of digitised images. The Digital Preservation Manager will have responsibility for safeguarding these national collections and ensuring their sustainability. Link to job posting. Deadline: April 27. 2020 Continue reading Dublin, Ireland: Digital Preservation Manager, National Library of Ireland

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.: Librarian for Arts and Instruction (3-year renewable), NYU Abu Dhabi

The librarian will sustain and develop the varied information literacy programs, outreach opportunities, and assessment activities that connect the Library to the educational mission of the university. This position provides leadership in developing programmatic and tiered support of instructional services, including the Library’s ongoing collaborations with different programs both within and outside the University. The incumbent will serve as a resource for students and faculty … Continue reading Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.: Librarian for Arts and Instruction (3-year renewable), NYU Abu Dhabi

Amsterdam, Netherlands: Coordinator Time-based Media (1-year contract), Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

As a time-based media coordinator you ensure that the time-based media collection is kept in optimum conditions with a focus on preventive conservation measures. You, and by extension your team, also carries out interventive conservation measures for the time-based media collection with the aim of keeping the collection presentable now and in the future. You do so to the same level of quality within (current) … Continue reading Amsterdam, Netherlands: Coordinator Time-based Media (1-year contract), Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam

Montreal, QC: Archivist, Digital Archives, Canadian Centre for Architecture

Develops and documents practices for the arrangement, description, preservation, and management of born-digital archives in accordance with international standards and best practices. Plans, prioritizes and reviews the processing of born-digital archives. Supervises the born-digital projects, including review and approval processing plans and editing archival descriptions. Collaborates with Reference, the Digital division, and external developers for on-site access to the digital archives. Collaborates with the Program, Research and … Continue reading Montreal, QC: Archivist, Digital Archives, Canadian Centre for Architecture

Sinai, Egypt: Librarian (2 year contract), Multinational Force and Observers

The MFO is seeking an experienced Library professional to oversee two libraries and provide library support services to remote sites. Minimum 5 years’ related experience as a practicing librarian; demonstrated competency and extensive knowledge of the principles and practices of Library management including current library automation systems. Ability to supervise staff and relate with individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. Computer literacy to include use of … Continue reading Sinai, Egypt: Librarian (2 year contract), Multinational Force and Observers

Cairo, Egypt: Digital Collections Archivist, American University

Responsibilities include managing the Rare Books and Special Collections Digital Library for Egyptian and AUC heritage material (CONTENTdm platform), AUC’s digital repository for student scholarship and ETDs and faculty and university publications (currently transitioning to Digital Commons from a DSpace platform), the ArchivesSpace archives information management system, and RBSCL’s Web Archive (Archive-It subscription service). Outreach duties include coordinating the RBSCL’s website and social media presence, … Continue reading Cairo, Egypt: Digital Collections Archivist, American University

Quebec, Canada: Archivist, Digital Archives (3 year term), Canadian Centre for Architecture

Develops and documents practices for the arrangement, description, preservation, and management of born-digital archives in accordance with international standards and best practices. Plans, prioritizes and reviews the processing of born-digital archives. Supervises the born-digital projects, including review and approval processing plans and editing archival descriptions. Collaborates with Reference, the Digital division, and external developers for on-site access to the digital archives. Collaborates with the Program, … Continue reading Quebec, Canada: Archivist, Digital Archives (3 year term), Canadian Centre for Architecture

Paris, France: Archivist/Documentalist, International Council of Museums

Participate in the choice of a new software programme to manage ICOM’s library holdings, archives and audiovisual documents. Oversee the computerisation of these documents, including the export of the current database operating with UNESCO WINISIS software. Launch and oversee a digitisation plan. • Resume the listing of the historical archives already processed (1946-2007) and prepare the transfer of a part of the archives. Launch an … Continue reading Paris, France: Archivist/Documentalist, International Council of Museums