Philadelphia, PA: Digital Asset Librarian, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Batch upload assets and metadata to the DAMS. Assist with mapping and migrating data from legacy sources to DAMS fields. Set up workflows to facilitate or automate the creation, ingestion, management, and distribution of digital assets. Work with Digital Initiatives Librarian and Taxonomist to establish a taxonomy for the DAMS. Assist in bringing existing assets up to appropriate standards, including reorganization of file directories and … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Digital Asset Librarian, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Swarthmore, PA: Digital Audio Visual Archivist (2 year limited term position, part-time), Swarthmore College

Digitizes recordings or works with professional lab to provide digitization, depending on format. Oversees digitization processes performed by Technical Services Specialist and/or student assistants. Creates and maintains descriptive, technical, preservation, and rights metadata and oversees metadata creation by other staff members. Uploads metadata to Internet Archive, following procedures; works with Technical Services Specialist to oversee metadata created by that staff member. Develop preservation strategies and … Continue reading Swarthmore, PA: Digital Audio Visual Archivist (2 year limited term position, part-time), Swarthmore College

Lewisburg, PA: Arts & Humanities Librarian, Bucknell University

Works with other Research Services librarians and staff to provide coverage of interdisciplinary areas outside of conventional subject boundaries. Teaches information literacy skills in the classroom, using current learning, teaching and information literacy theory and appropriate instructional technology. Develops instructional tools for teaching information literacy that can be used in or outside of the classroom. Works to increase the understanding and application of digital scholarship/humanities … Continue reading Lewisburg, PA: Arts & Humanities Librarian, Bucknell University

Philadelphia, PA: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Saint Joseph’s University

Manages cataloging, processing, and maintenance for print and electronic monographs, series, standing orders, media, and special materials in all subjects, formats, and languages. Performs original cataloging as needed. Evaluates and corrects errors in bibliographic, holdings, item, and authority records. Performs bibliographic maintenance activities to ensure database quality and accuracy. Creates and monitors automated vendor processes such as bibliographic record loads and data exchange, coordinating, communicating, … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Saint Joseph’s University

Philadelphia, PA: Collections Database Administrator, University of Pennsylvania

Support and maintain the EMu collections database; determines and implements policies and procedures to maintain database standards, efficiency, reliability, and accuracy. Maintain and update in-house EMu standards documentation and user’s manual, train new users and provide database and procedural support, respond to user questions and solve problems related to the use of EMu. Support collection digitization projects; work closely with the Digital Media Center to … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Collections Database Administrator, University of Pennsylvania

State College, PA: Digital Collections Librarian, Penn State

This strategic position will lead the University Libraries’ efforts in access and usability of digital collections, which includes a diverse collection of digital images, digitized archival materials, and cultural heritage artifacts. In this position, you will also address the importance of equity, inclusion, and representation with digital collections. This is a fixed-term, multi-year position reporting to the Head, Research Informatics and Publishing. Core responsibilities include: … Continue reading State College, PA: Digital Collections Librarian, Penn State

Bristol, PA: Archive & Exhibits Coordinator, Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library

Reporting to the Library Director, the Archive & Exhibits Coordinator provides friendly professional customer service as it relates to information/reference, reader’s advisory, and related information services to all ages and especially in the areas of local history and genealogy. Oversees the preservation, organization, cataloging and maintenance of local history documents, photographs and artifacts in the Foundation Archive, which includes collections related to the history of … Continue reading Bristol, PA: Archive & Exhibits Coordinator, Margaret R. Grundy Memorial Library

Philadelphia, PA: Fisher Fine Arts Library Intern (paid), University of Pennsylvania Libraries

The Fisher Fine Arts Library Intern will be responsible for assisting librarians in research and instruction initiatives. The intern will also identify parts of the arts and design collections for promotion and development. This will include surveying the Fisher’s collections and identifying parts of the collection that could be promoted through physical exhibits and digital Omeka exhibits. By extension, the intern will enrich exhibit documentation … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Fisher Fine Arts Library Intern (paid), University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Philadelphia, PA: Digital Scholarship Librarian, Temple University

The Digital Scholarship Librarian combines specialized humanities/social science knowledge with technical expertise in digital research methods to lead research projects, new initiatives, instructional and service offerings, and outreach activities in the Loretta C. Duckworth Scholars Studio. Supports an evolving range of tools and techniques pertinent to scholarly enterprise in the humanities, social sciences, and arts, which may include text mining, 3D modeling and visualization, geospatial … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Digital Scholarship Librarian, Temple University

Swarthmore, PA: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Swarthmore College

The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian will strengthen the discovery of the Libraries’ collections by creating original MARC metadata records following RDA and AACR2 standards, as well as other non-MARC metadata related formats (e.g., Dublin Core, MODS, METS). The candidate will implement and assist in the development of metadata policies including descriptive, administrative, and technical metadata schemas for the Libraries’ current and future systems including ExLibris’ … Continue reading Swarthmore, PA: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Swarthmore College