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Job: Digital Project Librarian (Digital Initiatives); Digital Project Librarian (Arts & Archives) at Ohio University

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Digital Project Librarian (Digital Initiatives); Digital Project Librarian (Arts & Archives)
Ohio University
Athens County

**Digital Projects Librarian (2 positions; 2-year term)**  
  
Ohio University Libraries seeks two teamwork-oriented individuals to advance
the Ohio University Libraries' expanding digital presence and digital curation
program. The **Digital Projects Librarian (Digital
Initiatives)** will report to the Digital Initiatives Coordinator, and focus
on the technical aspects of digital project production such as managing
imaging, metadata creation, and ingest. The **Digital
Projects Librarian (Arts & Archives)** will report to the Head of Arts and
Archives and focus on collections research and description.

  
The successful candidates will work together to advance the Ohio University
Libraries' expanding digital presence and digital curation
program. We seek candidates that are committed to working
effectively with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds; willing
to learn and develop professionally; and energized by an exciting future.

  
**Responsibilities**  
The Digital Projects Librarians will support the Ohio University Libraries'
efforts to advance its digital presence in the execution of digital projects
and the laying of a foundation for a robust digital curation
program. These duties include but are not limited to:

• Collaborate with Libraries staff to select, research, and describe
collections

• Engage in enhanced processing and description of collections, such as the
creation or enhancement of finding aids

• Create, review, and enhance metadata according to recognized standards

• Engages in research on and about collections

• Support successful project management through all stages of the digitization
chain

• Engage in documentation and analysis of workflows in order to develop and
document procedures

• Contribute to development of digital preservation policies

• Create written content about Libraries' collections for electronic
publications and platforms

• Engage in regular professional development through research, publications,
presentations, and participation in regional and national associations as part
of the continuing commitment to bring best practices and innovative services
to the Ohio University Libraries.

  
**Qualifications  
  
Required:**

• A master's degree from an ALA-accredited institution; or a master's in
archival science or public history

• Knowledge of standards and best practices for archival description,
metadata, digitization, and handling and preserving special collections
materials

• Demonstrated ability to manage projects, including the ability to structure
and plan work effectively to meet established deadlines

• Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills

• Demonstrated ability to work effectively both collaboratively and
independently

  
**Preferred**  
• Experience in digitization production environment

• Experience working in an academic library setting

• Supervisor experience

• Understanding of intellectual property, privacy, and other rights issues

• Familiarity with digital curation standards and best practices

  
Ohio University Libraries takes pride in providing outstanding service to all
its clientele. University Libraries is a member of the
Association of Research Libraries, the Center for Research Libraries, and a
founding member of OhioLINK. The Libraries' facilities include the Vernon R.
Alden Library, the Music and Dance Library and the Southeast Ohio Regional
Library Depository. With over 3,300,000 volumes, 2,000,000+
e-books and 55,000 e-journals, OHIO has one of the largest academic libraries
in North America. During the 2012/2013 academic year, the
Libraries received nearly 2,000,000 visits, 5,000,000+ database and catalog
searches, and close to 12,000 virtual reference transactions.

  
Ohio University is a comprehensive, state-assisted institution that is
classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Research Universities (high
research activity) institution. Ohio
University, located in the scenic foothills of the Appalachian Mountains,
shares the City of Athens, a culturally-rich sustainable community 75 miles
southeast of Columbus and 156 miles east of Cincinnati. There are 21,000
students enrolled on the Athens campus, more than 10,000 students on the five
regional campuses and 4,000 eLearning students. The University offers a
diverse, dynamic and collegial atmosphere to all its students, faculty and
staff.

  
**Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position.**  
Eileen Theodore-Shusta, [log in to unmask], 740-593-2989

  
**Salary & Benefits**  
Salary is commensurate with experience and education. Ohio University
employees enjoy a liberal benefits package, including 22 days annual vacation,
generous insurance, and Ohio state employee or alternative
retirement. The Libraries are committed to professional
development to both strengthen new librarians' knowledge in subject
disciplines and to further their expertise in the profession.

  
Review of applications begins immediately; however applications will be
accepted until a suitable candidate is identified. For full consideration,
apply by **April 13, 2016**.

  
**Please apply online at:**  
• Digital Projects Librarian (Arts & Archives):
(http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/18311)

• Digital Projects Librarian (Digital Initiatives):
(http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/18224)

  
A complete application contains a CV or resume, cover letter addressing your
interest and qualifications for all of the position requirements and any of
the position preferences, and a list of three professional references
including email and phone contact information.**_
Applicants are welcome to apply for either or both of the
positions._**

  
_Ohio University is committed to the diversity of faculty, staff and students.
Applicants who will enrich the diversity of our campus are especially
encouraged to apply. _



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