Monthly Archives: February 2015

Internship – Archives of American Art – Washington, DC

The Smithsonian Women’s Committee 2015 Summer Internship in Scrapbook Preservation The Macbeth Gallery Scrapbooks at the Archives of American Art are an archival collection in dire need of stabilization and digitization preparation to allow full research use. The goal of … Continue reading

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Contract Portuguese Indexer – Alexander Street Press – Alexandria, VA

Alexander Street Press is a young, dynamic, and fast-growing online publisher serving the academic market. We publish award-winning online products that creatively combine proprietary technology and unique content to support the learning and research needs of educational communities. We lead … Continue reading

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Library Technician – PAE – Arlington, VA

Overview: PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. Government, its allied partners and international organizations.  As it enters its 60th year of business, PAE’s current portfolio of service offerings includes capabilities in training, … Continue reading

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Education Program Manager – Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped – Baltimore, MD

LOCATION OF POSITION Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped  415 Park Avenue  Baltimore, MD 21201 MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB This is a professional position serving as the Chief for the Library of the Blind and Physically Handicapped (LBPH), responsible … Continue reading

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Information Architecture/US Specialist – Management Sciences for Health – Arlington, VA

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) is a nonprofit international health organization with nearly 2,500 people from over 74 nationalities working in over 40 countries. Our mission: Saving lives and improving the health of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people … Continue reading

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Web Services Coordinator – Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library, The George Washington University – Washington, DC

The Web/Electronic Services Coordinator at the Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library is a crucial member of the library staff. This position works closely with staff in the library operations department and the reference and instruction department in order to provide web-based … Continue reading

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Circulation Assistant – The Bishop Payne Library at Virginia Theological Seminary – Alexandria, VA

Hours per Week: 20 Compensation Type: Paid   Job Description: The Bishop Payne Library at Virginia Theological Seminary, a graduate school of theology in Alexandria, VA, seeks a part-time Circulation Assistant. Duties include: computerized circulation procedures; assisting patrons with online … Continue reading

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Digital Initiatives Librarian – Maryland Institute College of Art – Baltimore, MD

Maryland Institute College of Art is currently accepting applications for a full-time Digital Initiatives Librarian. The Digital Initiative Librarian provides expertise in creating and managing library digital collections, such as digital special collections, electronic theses, and other born-digital or retrospectively … Continue reading

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Former CUA LIS Assistant Professor, Mary Edsall Choquette Passes Away

The information profession is mourning the loss of former CUA LIS Assistant Professor and recent Maryland iSchool Professor, Dr. Mary Edsall Choquette who passed away Thursday, February 20, 2015 of liver cancer. Below, is an excerpt form an email sent by Dr. Anne Guilliland … Continue reading

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LIS Professor David Shumaker on NFAIS User Experience Panel

LIS Professor David Shumaker will be a panelist at the National Federation of Advanced Information Services annual conference, Sunday, February 22, 2015, speaking on “The User Experience: Increased Demands We Must Satisfy.” The NFAIS conference runs February 22-25 in Crystal … Continue reading

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