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Transfer Project Assistant (Less Than Half Time), Access Services / Harvard Library, Cambridge, MA

Description: Reporting to and working under the direction of the Access Services Librarian, this employee will process—physically and in Alma (library database)—sales catalog volumes for off-site storage; pull materials from the shelf, look up and change records, arrange materials into long-term storage boxes, move these into shipping totes/bins; lift and move totes/bins to point of…

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Processing Assistant (part-time), Schlesinger Library (Harvard University), Cambridge, MA

Description: About the Schlesinger: The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, located just outside of Harvard Square, is one of the world’s premier repositories of materials documenting the lives and work of American women, with collections that span civil rights and feminism, health and sexuality, work and family life,…

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Public Services Student Assistant, Houghton Library (Harvard University), Cambridge, MA

Description: The Public Services Student Assistant is intended to work over 4 aspects of Public Services at Houghton Library: Welcome Assistant/ Lobby: The Student Assistant greets and orientates researchers, students, faculty, and visitors to Houghton Library and its reading room, exhibition galleries, classrooms, and program spaces during open hours. Reading Room: The Student Assistant discharges…

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Associate Curator, Harvard Library, Cambridge, MA

Description: In partnership with Harvard’s Administrative Fellowship Program and the ACRL Diversity Alliance, the Harvard Library Diversity Residency Program attracts talented librarians and, in particular, members of historically underrepresented groups, to provide meaningful professional working experience and to cultivate the professional goals and interests of the resident. Additionally, through a combination of events sponsored by…

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Access Administrative Operations Coordinator, Harvard Library, Cambridge, MA

Description: Access Services supports the Harvard Library mission by delivering a high standard of service; cultivating a welcoming environment that is supportive of academic research and inquiry; stewarding the university collection; and connecting the academic community to the vast array of library resources.  We support the teaching and scholarly mission of the University through collaborative…

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Digital Preservation Analyst, Harvard Library, Cambridge, MA

Description: Although the position will remain posted until filled, applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by end of day on June 10, 2022. Harvard Library is seeking a Digital Preservation Analyst to join the Digital Preservation Services (DPS) team in the Preservation Services department. Reporting to a Senior Digital Preservation Specialist and collaborating with Harvard University units…

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Public Services Instruction and Research Assistant, Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Description: Houghton Library, Harvard’s world-class rare books and manuscripts library, is seeking a motivated library and information science graduate student to support our summer undergraduate fellowship program. Houghton is home to the world famous and the almost entirely unknown, the ancient and the contemporary, the enduring and the ephemeral. Papyrus fragments, Civil War board games,…

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Reading Room Student Assistants (part-time), Schlesinger Library, Cambridge, MA

Description: Hours: 14 hours/week with weekly schedule to be determined. The Library is open Monday through Friday, 9 to 5; Saturdays (9 to 5) to return in the near future. Schedules will include Saturdays, once hours are expanded. Eligibility: This is a pre-professional position open to currently enrolled Simmons GLIS students. Library: The Schlesinger Library…

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Library Director, Brookline Library, Brookline, MA

Description: The Board of Trustees of the Brookline Public Library seeks a dynamic, experienced leader to serve as Library Director. The Brookline Public Library serves patrons in three locations, including two of the busiest branch libraries in the Commonwealth. The Library Director, under the direction of the Library Trustees, manages a staff of 40 full…

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Librarian, Buckingham Browne & Nichols Upper School, Cambridge, MA

Description: BB&N is seeking a Librarian for its Upper School campus:  To ensure that students, faculty, and staff are effective users of ideas and information  To empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information  To instill a love of learning in all students and ensure equitable access to…

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