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IMLS Digital Assets LibrarianActive - Regular full-time
Washington, DC, US
Salary Range: 50000.00 To 55000.00 (USD) Annually
A highly skilled and organized Digital Assets Librarian (DAL) will serve as the project leader to oversee a 3-year grant funded archives digitization project. The project will incorporate digitization technologies to process and digitize >100,000 items of typed and handwritten correspondence and photography. This project will preserve the key collections from the museum’s archives in perpetuity while facilitating access and discovery of the Phillips’s most-requested primary sources. The project will serve as the foundation for digital initiatives that coincides with the museum’s 100th anniversary in 2021, making accessible many of the important, revealing correspondences and stories behind the artwork in the museum’s collection. This project will be instrumental in bringing the collections into the 21st century.
I am posting this position on The Phillips Collection's behalf, through a partnership between our institutions. Questions about the position should be directed to their HR.
Robin C. Pike
Manager, Digital Conversion and Media Reformatting
Digital Systems and Stewardship
University of Maryland Libraries
B0111C McKeldin Library
7649 Library Lane
College Park, MD 20742