Processing Archivist, Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library (incl. AV formats)

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Full-Time
New York, NY

Summary Description: The Columbia University Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML) seeks an experienced professional to arrange and describe archives and manuscript material in all formats held by the Rare Book & Manuscript Library according to local and national best practices.

Reporting to the Head of Archives Processing, responsibilities include: Continue reading

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Web Developer, NYU Division of Libraries

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Full-Time
New York, NY

Position Summary

The Web Developer works with other developers and library staff to create, modify and monitor web based library applications that serve libraries staff and users. This work includes learning the architecture and interoperation of library systems and involves detailed technical coding, testing and monitoring of code and applications as defined by the Web Development manager and specific assigned projects. The developer will learn current and evolving technologies and seek to implement them when and where appropriate to enhance the operation and management of library systems. The developer will develop project plans for application updates; create time lines to meet departmental deadlines and goals, recommend technical improvements and implement modifications to websites and applications. He/she will serve as a liaison with staff, troubleshoot application code, collaborate with internal and external departments on websites, web based applications and tools, etc. Continue reading

Digital Initiatives Librarian, Rochester Regional Library Council

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Full-Time
Fairport, NY

Description

The Rochester Regional Library Council is hiring a Digital Initiatives Librarian. This full-time position will play a crucial role in growing RRLC’s Digital Services, supporting technology needs within the office, and exploring new partnerships and collaborations within the region and state. This position will be responsible for overall planning, development, and implementation of RRLC’s Digital Services, including member participation in New York Heritage, the Empire State Digital Network, the Digital Public Library of America, the New York State Historic Newspaper Project, and the Empire Archival Discovery Cooperative. Continue reading

African American History Archivist (PT), Western Reserve Historical Society

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Full-Time
Cleveland, OH

Responsibility: Responsible to the Archives & Special Collections Manager for the collection, preservation, and processing (including arrangement and preparation of finding aids) of manuscripts connected to ethnic, religious, cultural, and social communities as they relate to the Western Reserve, as well as for outreach activities associated to the maintenance and growth of the African American Archives Program.

Classification: This position is classified as part-time professional, and non-exempt from overtime. Continue reading