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Subject: Position at Brown

Position at Brown

From: Eric Shoaf <eric_shoaf>
Date: Monday, June 7, 1999
NEH Preservation Librarian
Brown University Library

Responsible for surveying and preserving library collections in the
humanities.  Reports to the Head, Preservation Department.

Works in collaboration with Head of Preservation and other staff to
implement a comprehensive preservation program for the library's
humanities collections.  Evaluates diverse collections for
conservation or reformatting treatments,  ensures that treatment
standards are met, coordinates preservation efforts with other
units, develops policies and procedures for out-sourced operations
and works with vendors, participates in broader humanities
collections planning and special projects, supervises one FTE
support staff and student assistants, participates in regional
and/or national preservation activities.

Requirements:  MLS degree from an ALA-accredited library school;
apprenticeship or specialized experience in
preservation/conservation; supervisory skills, initiative, highly
developed organizational skills and creativity; fine motor skills;
ability to consider multiple factors when making a decision. Minimum
salary:  $33,000.  Please send letter of application, resume and
names of three references by July 31, 1999, to Department of Human
Resources, Box 1879, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Brown
University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.
More information about the Brown University Libraries can be
obtained at

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