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

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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

Digital Lifecycle Program, Program Manager, UC-Berkeley Library

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Berkeley, CA
Salary: $ 73,357-$ 98,486, per annum, based upon qualifications
Review Dates: December 8, 2017; Jan 31, 2018

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 8th, 2017
Next review date: December 8th, 2017
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: January 31st, 2018
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.



Digital Lifecycle Program, Program Manager – Library
Hiring range: Associate Librarian to Librarian
Salary: $ 73,357-$ 98,486, per annum, based upon qualifications
This is a full-time appointment with a February 2018 expected start date.

UC Berkeley is looking for a service-oriented Digital Lifecycle Program (DLP) Program Manager whose principal role will be to ensure the effective design and coordination of the DLP. S/he will be a strong technical leader with a vision for the transformative impact of digital content for libraries and scholarship. The DLP Program Manager will work closely with and lead a multi-departmental team to ensure the success of the DLP including the direct supervision of approximately 3 FTE with an overall department of approximately 8 FTE. Continue reading

Head of Library and Special Collections, The George Eastman Museum

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Rochester, NY
Application Closes December 15, 2017

Department: Richard and Ronay Menschel Library

Reports To: Bruce Barnes, Ph.D., Ron and Donald Fielding Director

Start Date: January, 2018

Posting Dates: November 17 – December 15, 2017

The George Eastman Museum seeks a forward‐thinking, energetic information professional to direct the Richard and Ronay Menschel Library, home to a world‐class collection of books, rare books, manuscripts, ephemera, and oral history recordings devoted to photography and moving images. The library serves as a research resource to museum staff, graduate and undergraduate students, visiting researchers, and the local community.  The Head of the Library and Special Collections will develop and implement strategies, policies, procedures, and staffing to facilitate researchers’ onsite and online access to the library’s holdings Continue reading

Records Manager/Digital Archivist, Brown University

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Providence, RI

Brown University Library seeks an experienced, innovate, collaborative, and service-oriented individual for the new position of Records Manager/Digital Archivist.

Reporting to the University Archivist and Assistant Director of the John Hay Library, the Records Manager/Digital Archivist will develop and implement a records management program for institutional records in both analog and digital formats. The incumbent is expected to take a proactive approach in establishing close working relationships with departments across campus with a focus on the academic administration of the University.   Continue reading