Digital Project Archivist, SUNY Maritime College

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Full-Time (~20 hours/week; 2-year term)
Apply by Sep 11, 2017
Bronx, NY

About SUNY Maritime College:

Maritime College located on a 55-acre scenic waterfront property on the outskirts of New York City on the Throggs Neck peninsula where the East River meets Long Island Sound. The campus blends the best of two worlds: a comfortable college-town feel with the greatest city in the world. An impressive view of the sound extends toward the North Atlantic, yet only a few miles away are Yankee Stadium and midtown Manhattan. SUNY Maritime offers an array of employment opportunities stemming from entry level to professional positions which encourage growth and development among its employees. Continue reading

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Digital Archivist, Museum of Fine Arts (Boston)

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Part-Time (15 hours/week)
Boston, MA

Under the direction of the Manager of Image Licensing, the Digital Archivist is responsible for the recording and cataloging of visual collection information and serving as a liaison to the MFA Photo Studio. Essential functions include: assigning scan numbers to all new digital images created by the MFA Photo Studio; cataloging all information in Artemis to provide the museum with access to the visual collection for research and ordering purposes; archiving all digital images produced from new photography and special projects; entering records for events, sites and constituents into TMS; proofing digital images in TMS Artemis for Museum objects and life and times photography; working with MFA photography staff to archive life and times photography related to installation, events, constituents and site documentation; cataloging external photography of objects and life and times used for curatorial and educational research, exhibition planning, public relations and publications; working with MFA Studio and Intellectual Property Coordinator to monitor the studio schedule for the timely completion of photographic orders. Continue reading

Recording and Archive Internship, StoryCorps

Internship (Fall/Winter 2017)
Part-Time
Brooklyn, NY

Most people know StoryCorps from the 3-minute clips heard on NPR every Friday morning, or perhaps the animations seen on POV and PBS. Few realize that StoryCorps has a robust archival collection that is carefully maintained by the Recording and Archive Department.

The StoryCorps Recording & Archive Department maintains the in-house archive, coordinates transfers of materials to the Library of Congress, and manages the upkeep of recording venues and equipment. The Recording & Archive team is looking for interns to assist with the management of its archive, database, and audio recording equipment. Continue reading

Archival Internship, Museum of Chinese in America

Internship (Fall 2017)
Part-Time (20 hours/week)
New York, NY

The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is seeking 3-4 part-time (at least 20 hours per week) Archival Project Interns in Fall 2017.

The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is the leading institution dedicated to preserving and presenting the history and culture of Chinese in America. Located in the heart of New York Chinatown, MOCA’s Collections & Research Center provides unique access to the images, papers, oral histories and artifacts which document the story. Continue reading