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Rare Book Cataloging Internship – Summer 2022, The Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library (University of Virginia), Charlottesville, VA

Description: The Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections is thrilled to announce an internship for the Summer of 2022.   Under the guidance of the Senior Special Collections Cataloging Librarian, the Rare Books Cataloging Intern will catalog a recent major acquisition of more than 400 Chinese, Japanese, and Korean rare books that comprise a focus on East…

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Consultant Services for Newspaper Digitization Project, Vernon Historical Society, Vernon, CT

Description: Summary– The Vernon Historical is a small volunteer-run historical society in the town of Vernon, Connecticut. Our museum and research library are located in the former Vernon Grange building. We want to have our collection of local newspapers digitized and made available to the public online. While the Society has the hardcopies of most…

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Librarians-in-Residence Program 2022, Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Description: In support of developing the next generation of librarians and information professionals, the Librarians-in-Residence program will give early-career librarians the opportunity to gain meaningful work experience in at least one track of the following: Archives and Special Collections; Cataloging and Metadata; Collection Preservation; Digital Services; Reference and Instruction. Not every track will be offered each program…

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Digital Preservation Archivist, Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA

Description: The Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS) located in Boston, Massachusetts seeks a Digital Preservation Archivist.  This is a full-time (35 hours per week) position; Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  The MHS is an independent, scholarly research library founded in 1791 for the threefold purpose of collecting, preserving, and disseminating sources for the study of…

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Paper Conservator, Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA

Description: The Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS) located in Boston, Massachusetts seeks a paper conservator.  This is a full-time (35 hours per week) position; Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  The MHS is an independent, scholarly research library founded in 1791 for the threefold purpose of collecting, preserving, and disseminating sources for the study of American…

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Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship for Diversity, Inclusion & Cultural Heritage, Rare Book School, Charlottesville, VA

Description: The Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship for Diversity, Inclusion & Cultural Heritage at Rare Book School is now inviting applications to its third cohort (2022–2024), which will be selected in early ​2022. This program offers unique professional development opportunities for early- to mid-career professionals currently working in a special collections library, an archive, or at other cultural heritage institutions located in the United…

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Archivist, LAC Group, Washington DC

Description: LAC Group is seeking an experienced Archivist to work on-site at a major Federal Cultural Institution in downtown Washington, D.C. Under the supervision of a Project Manager, the Archivist will coordinate and perform archival activities including inventorying and arranging historical materials, assessing materials for historical value and making recommendations regarding disposition and arrangement. The Archivist will rehouse…

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Collections Access Librarian, New Hampshire Historical Society, Concord, NH

Description: The collections access librarian provides on-site and remote reference services for the Society’s collections, and creates and edits catalog records and other collections access tools. The librarian will work with other members of the Society staff to support general operations of the library. Reports to: Library DirectorStatus: Non-exempt, Full time (35 hours per week)Hours/Days:…

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Part-time Library Assistant, The Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS), Boston, MA

Description: The Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS) seeks a part-time library assistant (up to 28 hours per week) to greetvisitors and provide services to researchers who make use of the Society’s collections in the MHS library.The MHS is an independent research library that collects, preserves, and makes accessible manuscripts and othermaterials that promote the study of…

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(CLOSED) Processing Archivist, Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS), Boston, MA

Description: The Massachusetts Historical Society (MHS) located in Boston, Massachusetts seeks a Processing Archivist. This is a full-time (35 hours/week) position, Monday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm. The MHS is an independent, scholarly research library founded in 1791 for the threefold purpose of collecting, preserving, and disseminating sources for the study of American history. The MHS holds…

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