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
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
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
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.
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.
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.
The J. Willard Marriott Library is seeking a Digital Curation Librarian to support ongoing and emerging initiatives in the digital library program at the University of Utah. The position is located in the Digital Library Services department, which provides services for digitization, creation of descriptive metadata, preservation, and discovery of digital collections. The Marriott Library is home to a large-scale statewide digital newspapers program, Utah Digital Newspapers (https://digitalnewspapers.org/), containing over 20 million newspaper articles, and Digital Collections (https://collections.lib.utah.edu/) with over 700,000 digital items, including collections provided by external partners at the University of Utah as well as a variety of state agencies and local cultural heritage institutions.
Michael Best & Friedrich has an opportunity in the Madison, Milwaukee, Raleigh, Salt Lake City, or Waukesha office for an Information & Research Services Specialist. The Information & Research Services Specialist provides both legal and non-legal research and reference services for attorneys, clients, and staff. Research will focus on, but is not limited to, litigation, patent, business and market intelligence for the Litigation, Intellectual Property, Transactional and Labor & Employment practice groups.
•Provide competitive, business and market intelligence research and analysis
•Develop and promote a knowledge management culture
•Conduct legal research and synthesize information for attorneys, management, business development and others as requested
•Track legislation, litigation, and patent applications
•Perform citation checks and detailed case law research
•Other special projects for the department
•Provide training for attorneys and staff on legal research platforms
Help students, faculty, and other researchers connect with unique audio, video, photographic, and motion picture materials
The Curator of Audiovisual Materials and Media Arts History has a unique opportunity to oversee a world-class collection of motion picture related materials and other items of enduring historical interest. This position presents the successful applicant with the challenge of being immersed in historical audiovisual formats while also exploring emerging technologies related to discovery, access, and preservation.
The University of Utah, an AA/EO employer, encourages applications from women and minorities, and provides reasonable accommodation to the known disabilities of applicants and employees.The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong or demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
Proposed Faculty Rank Research Assistant (or Associate) Librarian
Department 00013 – UT Academic Library Consortium
Track Non Tenure Track
New Position to Begin
The Mountain West Digital Library (MWDL) seeks an energetic, innovative, and accomplished professional for the position of Digital Metadata Librarian. This is an excellent opportunity to work with collaborative and enthusiastic colleagues who are dedicated to building services for digital libraries and archives. Hosted at the J. Willard Marriott Library at the University of Utah, this position serves the Mountain West region as a key part of the MWDL Service Hub for the Digital Public Library of America, which aggregates metadata from partnering libraries, museums, and archives in six states for sharing both regionally via the MWDL portal at http://mwdl.org/ and nationally via the DPLA portal at http://dp.la/.