Oral History Specialist (PT, term), Dartmouth College

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Hanover, NH

Position Title Oral History Specialist
Department Library, Rauner Special Collections
Position Number 1125849
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Position Purpose Under the supervision of the Digital Collections and Oral History Archivist, provides administrative support for ongoing oral history projects and processes oral history materials according to procedures set out in the oral history processing manual. Continue reading

Sr. Archivist, Oral History Projects, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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Los Angeles, CA

DESCRIPTION The Academy Oral History Projects Sr. Archivist is responsible for the archival management and digital archiving of the department’s Visual History Program audiovisual recordings, processing incoming oral history collections from partner organizations, and overall collection management. Primary duties include: cataloging, processing, and digital preservation planning of oral history recordings, management of departmental records, and assisting with access planning, controlled vocabulary development, post-production and the planning and implementation of a digital archive of oral histories. Continue reading

Recording and Archive Internship, StoryCorps

Internship (Fall/Winter 2017)
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