Morgantown, WV: Metadata and Cataloging Librarian, West Virginia Libraries

West Virginia University Libraries are seeking applications and nominations for an innovative, collaborative, and tech-savvy Metadata and Cataloging Librarian to engage in metadata creation and cataloging for WVU Libraries’ physical and digital resources. The Metadata and Cataloging Librarian will also serve as a resource both within and outside the Knowledge Access & Resource Management department for questions concerning metadata creation, cataloging, and local cataloging processes … Continue reading Morgantown, WV: Metadata and Cataloging Librarian, West Virginia Libraries

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

Durham, NC: Digitization Specialist – Still Image, Duke University

Oversees management of individual digitization projects within the DPC, including: assessing materials to be digitized for condition and processing needs; providing estimates for project timelines; contributing to decisions about project implementation; and collaborating with supervisor around the production schedule and project needs. Creates digital resources from a variety of source materials and media, following tiered FADGI guidelines for full spectrum and multispectral imaging, file sizes, … Continue reading Durham, NC: Digitization Specialist – Still Image, Duke University

Milwaukee, WI: Academic Librarian/ Senior Academic Librarian (Head of Archives), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

The UWM Libraries seek an experienced, collaborative, and forward-thinking individual to lead an Archives Department that is highly valued at UWM and in the Milwaukee community. The department head is responsible for developing a vision, setting and communicating priorities, and executing strategies relating to the challenges and opportunities facing UWM archives and records management, the manuscripts collection, and the Milwaukee Area Research Center. They are … Continue reading Milwaukee, WI: Academic Librarian/ Senior Academic Librarian (Head of Archives), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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

Houston, TX: Archives Specialist (fixed-term ending on 8/31/2020), University of Houston

Collaborate with the Special Collections Curators and the Coordinator of Digital Projects on archival collections related to Energy & Sustainability, Performing & Visual Arts, LGBT History, and Houston History in the department’s strategic collection priorities. Assess and appraise collection materials for research value in support of the Libraries, and the University’s teaching, learning, research, and scholarship mission. Create comprehensive processing plans for individual collections utilizing … Continue reading Houston, TX: Archives Specialist (fixed-term ending on 8/31/2020), University of Houston

Madison, WI: Writer (2), UW-Madison DoIT

DoIT Communications is looking to add two experienced, energetic writers to our team. One position will support the Administrative Transformation Program (HR and financial systems ERP) for UW–Madison and UW System, the other position will be part of our Creative Services sub-team working on communications for a wide range of campus IT initiatives and services. Continue reading Madison, WI: Writer (2), UW-Madison DoIT