Washington D.C.: Library and Archivist Intern (PAID), The Phillips Collection

Link to job posting. The library and archives intern will work with the head librarian in a variety of research capacities, to include helping curators and the general public with reference questions and gathering materials for library-led exhibitions on Phillips history. Advertisements Continue reading Washington D.C.: Library and Archivist Intern (PAID), The Phillips Collection

Washington, D.C.: Archivist (media), National Gallery of Art

Link to job posting. The purpose of this position is to perform essential professional archival work in support of the Gallery Archives. The incumbent is responsible for supporting the GA program in managing physical (analog) and digital time-based media objects, consisting of a large collection of institutional, accessioned audio and moving image materials. Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Archivist (media), National Gallery of Art

Washington, D.C.: Visual Resource Coordinator, Newseum

Link to job posting. The Newseum seeks an enthusiastic, full time Visual Resources Coordinator to help the Photography and Visual Resources department with researching, acquiring, cataloging and licensing images for the Newseum, as well as managing collections of photographs from photojournalists and photographers in the Newseum’s permanent collection. Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Visual Resource Coordinator, Newseum

Washington, D.C.: Librarian, Library of Congress

Link to job posting. The Literature Section at the Library of Congress seeks a cataloger with strong cataloging and classification skills primarily for material in one or more of the following subject areas: Literature, Linguistics, Mass Media and related areas (e.g., Journalism, Motion Pictures, Theater) and/or Classics. This position requires the ability to communicate in one or more of the following languages; German, Spanish, Italian … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Librarian, Library of Congress

Washington, D.C.: Metadata Librarian, National Defense University

Link to job posting. The Metadata Librarian works in a team environment executing a variety of metadata tasks essential to the operations of NDU Library digital collections.  This position is responsible for the collection of new digital assets as they become available, the creation of Dublin Core-compliant metadata for those assets, and the maintenance of assets previously ingested into the digital asset management systems. The … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Metadata Librarian, National Defense University

Washington, D.C.: Librarian (Assistant Special Collections), National Gallery of Art

Maintains the library’s special collections, especially vertical files and microforms. Devises and implements policies and procedures for preservation, bibliographic control, access and security of special collection materials. Creates bibliographic records and metadata and manages physical processing and labeling of special collection materials. Participates in planning for future disposition, storage, and access to collections. Supervises one student library technician and volunteers. Prepares digital reproductions and accompanying … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Librarian (Assistant Special Collections), National Gallery of Art

Washington, D.C.: Knowledge Management Consultant/Library Scientist, The Partnership for Public Service’s Center for Presidential Transition

The Partnership for Public Service’s Center for Presidential Transition and the Ready to Govern program are intended to ensure a smooth and safe transfer of power between presidential administrations, maximize a new administration’s capacity to manage government challenges, and prepare senior appointees to step into office ready to lead effectively. The Center for Presidential Transition Publication and Resource Library serves as a growing generator and … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Knowledge Management Consultant/Library Scientist, The Partnership for Public Service’s Center for Presidential Transition

Washington, D.C.: Metadata Cataloger, National Geographic Society

The National Geographic Society is seeking an experienced cataloging professional to provide metadata for mixed-media archival collections, including photographs, film, maps, documents, and artifacts. The ideal candidate will rise to the challenges of cataloging complex material and creating consistency and discoverability. Link to job posting. Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Metadata Cataloger, National Geographic Society

Washington, D.C.: Meta data Librarian/Architect, National Geographic Society

The National Geographic Society is seeking an experienced and skilled metadata architect to lead efforts to consolidate metadata schema from separate collection management systems into a unified framework. The successful candidate will have experience in developing, organizing and managing metadata for multiple formats, working with various collection management systems, including archival collections, handling content migration from legacy systems, documenting processes and procedures, and strong collaboration … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Meta data Librarian/Architect, National Geographic Society

Washington, D.C.: Supervisory Photographer, National Air and Space Museum

This position is located in the Archives/Photography Services Unit at the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Also located at NASM Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA. The Supervisory Photographer serves as the Chief of the NASM Archives Department, Photo Services Unit, whose mission is to photograph, promote and preserve the visual history of the people, artifacts, exhibits and events of the National … Continue reading Washington, D.C.: Supervisory Photographer, National Air and Space Museum