Monthly Archives: May 2018

Curator of Rare Books (Garden and Landscape Studies) – Dumbarton Oaks (Harvard University) – Washington, DC

Duties & Responsibilities Responsible for collection management and acquisitions of rare and scholarly materials that enhance and strengthen the collections. Identifies desiderata in consultation with experts such as senior fellows and visiting scholars. Collaborates with other Dumbarton Oaks librarians and … Continue reading

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Archivist (Digital) – Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History – Washington, DC

Bob Horton is happy to announce an opening for a digital archivist at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. The basic details are: Position Title: Archivist (Digital) Open and Close Dates: 5/23/2018 through 6/15/2018 Vacancy Location: Washington, DC Pay … Continue reading

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Ask Us Desk Graduate Assistant – Gelman Library/George Washington University – Washington, DC

The Gelman Library of the Goeorge Washington University seeks 1-3 graduate assistants to help with the Ask Us Desk. The Ask Us Desk is a peer to peer support structure that aids students in getting basic reference and technology assistance … Continue reading

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Library Coordinator – Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library – Washington, DC

This position is a permanent part-time paraprofessional working as a member of the Information and Instructional Services Staff. The Library Coordinator provides front-line, core information services to faculty, staff, and students of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), … Continue reading

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Children’s Services Supervisor – Frederick County Public Libraries – Frederick, Maryland

Join the vibrant, community-minded team at Frederick County Public Libraries! We are seeking a creative, energetic, and visionary Children’s Supervisor for our central branch in Downtown Frederick. Located in West-Central Maryland between Washington D.C. and Baltimore, FCPL is a rapidly … Continue reading

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Library Project Assistant – American Institute of Physics – College Park, MD

To support the explosive growth of the Niels Bohr Library and Archives with the addition of the Wenner Rare Book Collections, additional temporary assistance is needed. This unique opportunity will provide two part-time Library Project Assistants the opportunity to assist … Continue reading

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Media Services Specialist- American University- Washington, DC

Summary/Objective The Media Services Specialist manages the day-to-day operations of the Media Services unit within the Library’s Access Services division, including during evening and weekend hours. The incumbent assists AU faculty with identifying and scheduling visual material, and manages scheduling … Continue reading

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Library Technician (Preservation), Smithsonian Institution

Job closes on 5/29/18 – see listing on USA Jobs Responsibilities Performs a variety of repairs such as tipping-in or hinging-in of loose leaves and replacement pages; dry cleaning; page mends using Japanese tissue and wheat starch paste; repairing case … Continue reading

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Dr. Sue Yeon Syn Receives MLA Grant

Dr. Sue Yeon Syn, Associate Professor here at the Department of Library and Information Science, along with co-Principal Investigator JungWon Yoon, will be recognized on Tuesday, May 22, during the Business Meeting and Inaugural Address of this year’s Medical Library … Continue reading

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Archives Technician- National Museum of African American History & Culture

Archives Technician- National Museum of African American History & Culture Job Apply by 5/16/18 https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/499137300

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