Salt Lake City, UT: Art and Archives Metadata (Research Assistant) Librarian, University of Utah

The J. Willard Marriott Library (Marriott Library) and the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) seek an Art and Archives Metadata Librarian to participate in a $750,000, four-year Andrew W. Mellon-funded grant project to develop a partnership between the two institutions. This career-line faculty position will work closely with the simultaneously-hired Collections Research Curator in building a substantive and collaborative working relationship to foster and … Continue reading Salt Lake City, UT: Art and Archives Metadata (Research Assistant) Librarian, University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT: Collections Research Curator (Research Assistant Librarian), University of Utah

The J. Willard Marriott Library (Marriott Library) and the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) seek a Collections Research Curator to participate in a $750,000, four-year Andrew W. Mellon-funded grant project to develop a partnership between the two institutions. This career-line faculty position will work closely with the simultaneously-hired Art and Archives Metadata Librarian in building a substantive and collaborative working relationship to foster and … Continue reading Salt Lake City, UT: Collections Research Curator (Research Assistant Librarian), University of Utah

Provo, UT: Patron Services Librarian, Brigham Young University

Lead a high-energy staff responsible for front-line student and faculty services including circulation, interlibrary loan, course reserve and faculty delivery, which are some of the most recognized and in-demand services at the BYU Library. The Patron Services Librarian also oversees the Learning Commons, the busiest collaborative learning space in the library, and contributes to patron service assessments and leading change. This is a continuing faculty … Continue reading Provo, UT: Patron Services Librarian, Brigham Young University

Provo, UT: Metadata and Identity Librarian, Brigham Young University

The Metadata and Identity Librarian is a new position, leading the Brigham Young University (BYU) Library’s transition to linked data applications and technologies. They will be a groundbreaker in developing new schemes that enhance discoverability of resources and will play a key role in positively impacting student and faculty academic success. This is a continuing faculty status track position (equivalent of tenure) in the Harold … Continue reading Provo, UT: Metadata and Identity Librarian, Brigham Young University

Salt Lake City, UT: Collections Research Curator, University of Utah

The Collections Research Curator will work to enhance simultaneous discovery of UMFA and Marriott Library collections through newly-integrated museum and library collection databases, increasing access to interdisciplinary materials about the western landscape, and, more broadly, the American experience. This faculty member will study relevant objects at the UMFA, research complementary materials at the Marriott Library, build comprehensive curatorial files, explore conceptual connections between the collections, and assist student … Continue reading Salt Lake City, UT: Collections Research Curator, University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT: Art and Archives Metadata Librarian, University of Utah

The Art and Archives Metadata Librarian will work to enhance simultaneous discovery of UMFA and Marriott Library collections through newly-integrated museum and library collection databases, increasing access to interdisciplinary materials about the western landscape, and, more broadly, the American experience. Link to job posting. Continue reading Salt Lake City, UT: Art and Archives Metadata Librarian, University of Utah

Provo, UT; Patron Services Librarian, Brigham Young University

Lead a high-energy staff responsible for front-line student and faculty services including circulation, interlibrary loan, course reserve and faculty delivery, which are some of the most recognized and in-demand services at the BYU Library. The Patron Services Librarian also oversees the Learning Commons, the busiest collaborative learning space in the library, and contributes to patron service assessments and leading change.

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Provo, UT; Physical and Mathematical Sciences Librarian, Brigham Young University

Physical and Mathematical Sciences Librarian
Harold B. Lee Library Job Announcement

Come join the Science and Engineering Department at Brigham Young University’s Harold B. Lee Library!

As the Physical and Mathematical Sciences Librarian, you will be involved with the latest research at Brigham Young University (BYU), working closely with faculty and students in a variety of disciplines including computer science, animation, physics, astronomy, and more. You’ll collaborate with faculty across campus as you teach library sessions for a broad range of courses, and you will work hands-on with emerging technologies like virtual reality.

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Salt Lake City, UT; Digital Matters Lab Director, University of Utah

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The University of Utah seeks an innovative and visionary leader for their newly-created Digital Matters Lab, located in the J. Willard Marriott Library. The model candidate will provide leadership and guidance as the lab and its contributors explore new avenues of research and scholarship at the university.

The Digital Matters Lab (DML) is a collaborative venture between the University of Utah’s College of Humanities, College of Fine Arts, College of Architecture + Planning, and J. Willard Marriott Library. The aim of the lab is to provide the space, tools, and expertise necessary for computationally-enhanced research and teaching in the arts and humanities. Currently, the DML inhabits a temporary, pop-up space in the Marriott Library, with plans to build out a much larger, more comprehensive center in the near future. The lab will include areas for collaborative work, instruction, digital fabrication, exhibition of research, and data visualization. Projects will be driven by DML staff, as well as faculty and students from the partnering colleges. We imagine the DML to be a hub of innovation and center for dynamic partnerships across the university.

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