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Data Services Librarian at University of Kansas Libraries

Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 18th, 2013

The University of Kansas Libraries are recruiting a Data Services Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Information Technology and Discovery Services, the Data Services Librarian works in a team environment as a member of the Metadata, Data, and Discovery Services department and in close collaboration with colleagues in Research and Learning and other divisions to build, support, and help users with numeric data research collections; to market the use of data services to the university community including faculty and students; to provide specialized instruction, consultation and outreach services to a diverse campus; and to create new strategic services and programs that embed the work of the libraries into an environment of rapidly changing information technologies, and scholarly communication models with emphasis on an interdisciplinary approach. The Data Services Librarian also works closely with other specialists in KU Libraries who manage and analyze data, including Government Information, Geographic Information Systems, and Statistical Consulting.

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    Linked Data Technologist at Stanford University Libraries

    Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 17th, 2013

    Stanford University Libraries are recruiting a Linked Data Technologist.

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    The primary duty of the Linked Data Technologist will be the transformation of metadata from multiple metadata schemas into approved RDF models for ingestion into appropriate data stores (triple store, etc.). More specific duties include the automated remediation and augmentation of ingested metadata to meet the model’s standard including both the development of various mechanisms for data manipulation and the processing itself, as well as the identification and scoping of both local and external sources of metadata that can be remediated through semi-automated means. Candidate metadata will need to be analyzed for technical conformance to its metadata schema so that conversion to RDF can take place accurately. The incumbent will also be responsible for the investigation and selection of key technologies to meet program objectives and the combination, integration, and tracking of provenance of ingested metadata.

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      Digital Initiatives Librarian at William & Anita Newman Library of Baruch College

      Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 13th, 2013

      The William & Anita Newman Library of Baruch College is recruiting a Digital Initiatives Librarian.

      Here's an excerpt from the ad:

      The successful candidate will lead the creation, maintenance, and stewardship of digital collections, including the digitization of special collections and other library materials and the implementation and maintenance of discovery tools related to these initiatives. The successful candidate will be responsible for recommending policies and best practices to assure access to the digital collections. Additionally s/he will work with the collection curators to select collections to be digitized; manage the content creation process and acquisition of born digital collections; in conjunction with IT staff, assure adequate storage for the digital collections and implementation of back-up strategies; identify potential third party services and work with the organization and the department in implementing vendor services; create and update project documentation; promote and market the digital collections program; and assist in evaluation of the program. S/he will hire, train, and manage digital collections staff including digital technicians.

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        Digital Medieval Data Curation Specialist at Stanford University Libraries

        Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 13th, 2013

        Stanford University Libraries are recruiting a Digital Medieval Data Curation Specialist.

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        This position will help anchor and accelerate the efforts for building a network of digital medieval manuscript repositories. Specifically, the Specialist will apply and test the methods and technologies being developed in SUL"s interoperable initiatives (see http://lib.stanford.edu/dmm), focusing on Stanford"s growing corpus of medieval resources, faculty research and pedagogical objectives, and his/her own field of expertise. This includes curating data sets by identifying, aggregating, transforming and integrating resources from multiple sources. The Specialist will also play an integral role in helping develop and enhance technologies to visualize, analyze and annotate manuscripts. . . .

        This is a two year fixed term position.

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          Digital Library Software Engineer/Repository Software Engineer at Stanford University Libraries

          Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 12th, 2013

          Stanford University Libraries are recruiting a Digital Library Software Engineer/Repository Software Engineer.

          Here's an excerpt from the ad:

          The Repository Software Engineer serves as a key engineer for the development and delivery of the Stanford Digital Repository (SDR), the cornerstone of the Stanford University Libraries' digital library ecosystem. SDR manages hundreds of terabytes of assets, and is evolving to encompass an expanding set of scholarly workflows for deposit, processing and re-use of research data, media, and more. This position serves as a principal developer in extending the SDR's functionality, and in helping lead the engineering of robust and effective cyberinfrastructure. . . .

          This is a four year, fixed-term position with the possibility of extension.

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            DevOps System Administrator at Stanford University Libraries

            Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 12th, 2013

            Stanford University Libraries are recruiting a DevOps System Administrator.

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            Stanford University Libraries (SUL) is seeking a talented systems administrator to support the management, preservation and access of digital library content. This is a four-year term position, with the possibility of extension. . . .

            The DevOps System Administrator will be primarily focused on defining, documenting and supporting application deployment best practices, including systems configuration, and on maintaining and supporting production DLSS services. Specifically, the DevOps System Administrator will provide expertise and ongoing support for DLSS's software deployment and maintenance procedures in order to ensure high availability, consistency, and adherence to best practices for network and application security.

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              Associate University Librarian for Resources and Digital Services University Library at Santa Clara University Library

              Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 11th, 2013

              The Santa Clara University Library is recruiting an Associate University Librarian for Resources and Digital Services.

              Here's an excerpt from the ad:

              The Associate University Librarian (AUL) for Resources and Digital Services actively combines the responsibilities for collection development, managing a collections budget of $3.8 million, archives and special collections, digital initiatives, and technical services. . . . The AUL, working in conjunction with the library's Scholarly Communication Working Group, takes a leadership role in the university's scholarly communication initiatives including the ongoing development and growth of a new institutional repository ScholarCommons (https://scholarcommons.scu.edu).

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                Digital Programs Archivist at University of North Carolina at Charlotte Library

                Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 11th, 2013

                The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Library is recruiting a Digital Programs Archivist.

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                • Manages an active mass digitization program, and provides leadership in the creation, management and delivery of digital content to meet the needs of the Atkins Library's constituents. This includes digitization of text, image, audio, and video formats.
                • Develops a digital program framework that includes creating policies, planning and implementing workflows, quality control, prioritizing projects and building productive partnerships with internal and external collaborators.
                • Coordinates with the Archivist for Collection Management and University Archivist for the accessioning, arrangement, and description of born-digital records and descriptive metadata for all collections

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                  Informatics/Data Services Specialist and Biomedical/Research Services Specialist at University of Minnesota Health Sciences Libraries

                  Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 10th, 2013

                  The University of Minnesota Health Sciences Libraries are recruiting a Informatics/Data Services Specialist and Biomedical/Research Services Specialist.

                  Here's an excerpt from the ad:

                  • Provide leadership and direction for the Health Sciences Libraries and the Academic Health Center around data access and management, collaborating with Library and campus partners to develop and sustain a data curation program.
                  • Develop strong partnerships with faculty, students and researchers affiliated with the Clinical and Translational Science Institute and the Institute of Health Informatics to understand their workflows and develop online tools, systems and services to enhance efficiencies and facilitate translational science.
                  • Develop collaborative partnerships with informatics researchers across disciplines, contributing expertise in information science and linked open data to research projects that leverage, mine and integrate bibliographic data and information systems.

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                    Data Curator at Databrary Project

                    Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 10th, 2013

                    The Databrary project is recruiting a Data Curator.

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                    The Databrary project at New York University seeks a Data Curator, an information specialist who will work with researchers in developmental science to acquire and organize the content of the Databrary digital library. While its content is heterogeneous, a significant portion of the library is video material.

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                      Technical Specialist at LOCKSS

                      Posted in Digital Library Jobs on June 7th, 2013

                      LOCKSS is recruiting a Technical Specialist.

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                      The successful candidate will work closely with LOCKSS Program technical staff to analyze publisher Web sites and build Web crawler plugins to process the content for preservation. A LOCKSS plugin is specific to each publishing platform and determines what content will be collected and preserved. Work will be reviewed before being committed to production.

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                        Library Technology Development Specialist at Villanova University Library

                        Posted in Digital Library Jobs, Library IT Jobs on June 7th, 2013

                        The Villanova University Library is recruiting a Library Technology Development Specialist.

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                        The Library Technology Development Specialist develops, tests, deploys and supports open source library applications, including work on discovery software, digital library infrastructure, library management systems, the library Web site and miscellaneous niche tools.

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