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Subject: Position at Georgetown University

Position at Georgetown University

From: Annette Morris <morrisas%smtpgate>
Date: Thursday, August 24, 1995
Conservation Assistant
Georgetown University Law Center

Assist Preservation Librarian in the administration of a
comprehensive preservation program. Conservation Assistant to
perform book conservation procedures for the general collection.
Assess the condition of materials and make decisions on appropriate
treatment options. Manage the brittle book replacement program.
Order reprints and prepare brittle books for preservation
photocopying. Bibliographic searching and updating of online library
catalog. Manage the flow of materials through the conservation lab
to ensure that repairs and other treatments are completed and
returned to the collection in a timely manner. Train and supervise
student assistants. Order and prepare conservation supplies for use.
Assist Preservation Librarian with monitoring of the library
environment and staff and patron education. Conservation Assistant
may assist with rehousing and treating some rare book and archival
materials, depending on skill level.

Minimum qualifications:  Book or paper conservation training and
experience highly desirable. 2 years of college and 2 years relevant
work experience in a library, museum, archives or an equivalent
combination of education and work experience.

Minimum salary:  $24,320

Send application letter, resume and 3 references to:

    Georgetown University
    Human Resources 960231
    37th & O St., N.W.
    Washington, DC  20057

                  Conservation DistList Instance 9:19
                  Distributed: Monday, August 28, 1995
                        Message Id: cdl-9-19-010
Received on Thursday, 24 August, 1995

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