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Manuscript Cataloger, The Winthrop Group, New Haven, CT


The Manuscript Cataloger will create item-level MARC records for a diverse and large volume of manuscript materials ranging from the 17th to the 20th century. Reporting to the Lead Manuscript Cataloger, the Manuscript Cataloger will be an integral member of a small team. The full-time, salaried, 2-year contract position is located in New Haven, Connecticut and includes medical, dental, and vision benefits. Winthrop also provides employees with paid time off and funds for professional development.


  • Uses Voyager cataloging module to create original item-level MARC records for manuscript materials following the institution’s cataloging guidelines and procedures.
  • Assists in developing workplans.
  • Ensures long-term preservation of, and access to, archival materials by implementing best practices in accurate and efficient capture of data and information for catalog records.
  • Collaborates with team members and on-site staff.

How to Apply:

The orginal job posting with full description can be found here. To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and three references to Rachel Greer: [email protected] with the subject line “Manuscript Cataloger”.