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Data Curation Librarian at Indiana State University Library

Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 11th, 2014

The Indiana State University Library is recruiting a Data Curation Librarian.

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This 12-month, tenure-track position provides technical leadership for the creation, management, preservation of and access to digital assets and scholarship. The incumbent will manage, develop and migrate digital application systems and serve as webmaster for digital initiatives' websites.

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    Library Fellow for Resesarch Data Management at MIT Libraries

    Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 10th, 2014

    The MIT Libraries are recruiting a Library Fellow for Resesarch Data Management.

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    This position will support and expand our evolving services for research data management (RDM), working with staff within the Libraries as well as the wider MIT community. The Fellow will report to the Convener of the Research Data Services Working Group (which provides the Libraries' data management services, for all disciplines and formats across MIT).

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      Supervisory Information Technology Specialist at Library of Congress

      Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 8th, 2014

      The Library of Congress is recruiting a Supervisory Information Technology Specialist.

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      The Supervisory Information Technology specialist will be responsible for establishing and ensuring compliance with technical approaches to digital conversion and digital conversion workflows to meet the preservation and access needs of the Library, especially for materials that can be reproduced as still images. Specific duties include (I) serving as the Library's authority for technical conversion practices to be followed by Library staff and contractors, (2) coordinating the Still Image Group of the Federal Agencies Digitization Guidelines Initiative (www.digitizationguidelines.gov) (3) ensuring that conversion policies and practices are consistent across the Library, and compatible with emerging standards in the national and international communities (4) providing authoritative guidance in the formulation of best practices for the life cycle management of converted materials and the resolution of complex problems or issues related to conversion of analog Library materials, (5) promoting exploration of promising approaches to the conversion of analog materials and the management of the resulting digital objects, and (6) coordinating with stakeholders within and outside of the Library of Congress to ensure the timely and successful execution of projects.

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        Head of Metadata and Digitization, Medical School Library at LSU Health Shreveport

        Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 7th, 2014

        LSU Health Shreveport is recruiting a Head of Metadata and Digitization, Medical School Library.

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        The person in this position serves as the Head of Metadata and Digitization. Responsibilities include using knowledge of classification systems, subject thesauri, and cataloging rules to catalog print and electronic materials in the library. The person in this position establishes policies and procedures for the section, sets priorities and workflow for the section, supervises 2 FTE, and establishes bibliographic control for all library materials. Additionally, this person is responsible for development and maintenance of the LSUHSC-S Archives as well as the History of Medicine Collection, including content development of the library's web pages associated with historical collections. The incumbent also establishes procedures and workflows for digital initiatives of the library.

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          Digital Archivist at University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries

          Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 4th, 2014

          The University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries are recruiting a Digital Archivist.

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          In strong collaboration with Library Systems, the University Archivist, and Manuscripts Curator, the Digital Archivist will develop processes, procedures, and specifications for collecting, preserving, and providing access to born-digital records and hybrid collections; investigate, plan, and manage format conversions and migrations; plan, coordinate, and implement workflows for digital content creation, including quality control procedures, prioritization of production to develop high levels of productivity; provide training in processes and specifications for digital collection creation; coordinate and supervise special projects; and collaborate with the Web developer and other staff for online exhibits and other discovery tools, including social media services.

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            Library Fellow for Digital Archives 2014-2016 at MIT Libraries

            Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 3rd, 2014

            The MIT Libraries are recruiting a Library Fellow for Digital Archives 2014-2016.

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            Reporting to the Digital Archivist, the activities of this position will expand and build upon already established foundations of our digital archives program. Work will provide opportunities to collaborate with Curation and Preservation Services; the Office of Scholarly Publishing, Copyright and Licensing; Information Technology and Discovery Services; Digital Library Application Development; Collections Strategy and Management; as well as the Digital Sustainability Lab.

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              Metadata Coordinator at Digital Public Library of America

              Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 3rd, 2014

              The Digital Public Library of America is recruiting a Metadata Coordinator.

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              • serves as DPLA's metadata expert, responsible for DPLA MAP data model creation and maintenance and international standards compliance
              • is the staff expert for DPLA in best practices for metadata, metadata analysis and improvements,
              • will work to establish a best practices with our partners for data corrections and data sharing
              • works closely with technical staff to design/utilize community sourcing activities and tools around metadata improvement and enhancement
              • leads Linked Open Data (LOD) implementation for DPLA and our partners

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                Digital Initiatives Librarian at Kenyon College Library and Information Services

                Posted in Digital Library Jobs on April 2nd, 2014

                The Kenyon College Library and Information Services is recruiting a Digital Initiatives Librarian.

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                The Digital Initiatives Librarian will develop and maintain digital conversion best practices for all formats, especially print, audio, and video. This role explores, adopts, and implements emerging digital repository technologies in support of library and campus digital collections and publishing initiatives. The successful candidate will guide development of digital initiatives and work with library and other LBIS colleagues and vendors to resolve complex issues relating to scholarly content systems in support of Kenyon's curricular mission.

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