Digital Archivist, Stanford University Libraries

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* This is a career track position posted at Librarian levels 1 and 2.

Stanford Libraries is seeking an innovative Digital Archivist to develop and maintain a sustainable program for long-term curation of born-digital materials – including appraisal, transfer, and processing, as well as collaborating with staff across the libraries to test and implement discovery and access solutions. They will report to the Head, Collection Services & Born-Digital Program. Continue reading

Digital Archivist, Confidential Employer

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Corpus Christi, TX

The Ed Rachal Foundation, a private non-profit foundation, is funding a digitization project in Corpus Christi, Texas.  A Digital Archivist is needed to develop and implement a comprehensive digital archives program.  This is a new and exciting position that has an opportunity to be part of a large digitization effort in South Texas.  The Digital Archivist will have the ability to build and shape this initiative from the beginning.

The initial project for which the Digital Archivist is needed is to implement policies and procedures to enhance the accessibility and discoverability of over 200,000 photographs.  The digitization center established for this initial project will be state of the art and will have the ability to serve the needs of the South Texas region.  The successful candidate for this position will help shape the future of this digitization center to accept new projects. Continue reading

Digital Archivist, Carnegie Mellon University

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Pittsburgh, PA

The Carnegie Mellon University Archives seeks a collaborative, creative, and service-oriented Digital Archivist to lead the development of a born-digital records program in support of the Archives’ wider collecting initiatives.

In this role, you will work closely with existing Archives faculty and staff to create policies, procedures, and workflows for processing, preserving, and managing born-digital and hybrid collections. As part of the University Archives team, you will advise departments and donors on the management of electronic records, as well as orchestrate the transfer of electronic assets to the Archives. Importantly, you will immediately be involved with the transfer, appraisal, and processing of born-digital records from the Office of the President. Continue reading