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Part-time Digitization Assistant, Northeastern University Library, Boston, MA


Northeastern University Library’s Digital Production unit is looking for a part-time digitization assistant.
The assistant will reformat library and archival materials and create metadata. This is a great
opportunity to help shape and document workflows in a growing digitization program.

Responsibilities include:
• Digitizing archival documents using an Epson Expression 12000XL flatbed scanner and Bookeye 4
planetary scanner
• Creating MODS metadata for digitized items
• Reformatting A/V materials and creating access copies using FFmpeg
• Other duties as necessary

Required qualifications:
• Attention to detail
• Ability to quickly learn new technology
• Collaborative working style and excellent communication skills
• Ability to work independently
• Flexibility in dealing with change

Preferred qualifications:
• Experience in the digitization of flat items or A/V materials
• Experience working with archival or special collections materials

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume to Kim Kennedy at [email protected]

This is an unbenefited position is up to 22 hours per week at $15/hour.

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action Title IX employer. Northeastern
University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.