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Executive Director, General Society Mayflower Descendants, Plymouth, MA

The General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD) is seeking applications for an Executive Director responsible for the day to day operation of GSMD, including management of a staff of 20 and meeting quarterly goals. Admin duties also include supervising vendors and contract employees for the Mayflower Society House, publications, and special events. The candidate will…

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Middle East Studies Librarian, Brown University, Providence, RI

Brown University Library seeks collaborative and innovative candidates for the position of Middle East Studies Librarian. As part of the Library’s Research and Outreach Services Department, the Middle East Studies Librarian serves as the library’s liaison to Brown’s Middle East Studies Program and to other departments appropriate to the candidate’s qualifications. The Middle East Studies…

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Librarian, American Craft Council, Minneapolis, MN

Classification: Full-time / ExemptReports to: Director of EducationLocation: Minneapolis, Minnesota The librarian is responsible for the effective management of day-to-day operations and long-range planning for the American Craft Council Library in accordance with its mission to acquire, organize, preserve, and provide information about craft. Responsibilities include collection management, archives, catalogue, research, patron assistance, and library promotion. Qualifications Master…

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Summer Program, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

From August 7-11, 2017, California Rare Book School is offering a one-week, intensive course, “Developing & Administering Collections of African American Resources.” This course taught by Archives and Special Collections Consultant, Tamar Evangelestia-Dougherty examines the development of African American archival, manuscript, art and rare book collections and will explore both traditional and innovative approaches to building…

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Folk Arts & Heritage Internship, Massachusetts Cultural Council, Boston, MA

http://hireculture.com/jobdetails.aspx?job_id=27217 Description:  The MCC Intern Program offers an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students, career shifters and early career arts administrators with aninterest in the rich cultural life of Massachusetts to learn about how public funds are distributed to the state’s schools, cultural organizations and individual artists. Interns at the MCC gain valuable experience in…

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Associate Librarian, American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA

Founded in 1812, the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) houses the largest and most accessible collection of books, pamphlets, broadsides, newspapers, periodicals, ephemera, and graphic arts material printed through 1876 in what is now the United States, today numbering some four million items, including significant collections of manuscripts. The AAS staff is highly regarded not only…

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Archivist, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA), New York, NY

THE ROLE Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) is looking for an innovative archivist to lead its archival and records management functions. Reporting to the Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of LCPA, the archivist is the principal information resources specialist within the LCPA and plays a major role supporting the daily work…

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Digital Database Coordinator, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA

The New England Historic Genealogical Society is seeking a DIGITAL DATABASE COORDINATOR. The digital database coordinator will, as a full-time, on-site staff member, assist in effectively creating and managing the digitization of historical and genealogical content for NEHGS websites. Additionally, this position will ensure that SQL – Elasticsearch based digital collections are stable, well-designed, effective,…

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Archives Intern, Longfellow House-Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site, Cambridge, MA

Expected Dates: May 16, 2016 to September 4, 2016Position ID: PO-00698219 The intern will gain valuable experience in museum collections and archives management while also providing public access to the historic photograph collections of Longfellow House- Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site. Specifically, the intern will have opportunities to digitize, complete missing catalog information and assist with research…

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Production and Music Library Assistant, Boston Landmarks Orchestra, Boston, MA

Wage/​Salary: $11-13 Job Description: The Boston Landmarks Orchestra is seeking an individual with a musical background who enjoys teamwork, has an interest in arts administration, and thrives in a setting of variable responsibilities and an occasional dose of the unexpected. The Landmarks Orchestra is a small, non-profit organization that keeps fun at its core, and seeks…

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