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Subject: Position at Columbia

Position at Columbia

From: Lars Meyer <lm229>
Date: Monday, July 26, 1999
Imaging Coordinator
Columbia University Libraries
(User Services Consultant A)
Reference #:990652 ; Grade:12
Department: Libraries - Preservation
Salary:commensurate with experience

Description: The incumbent coordinates image capture and
distribution for CU Libraries; plans and designs digital imaging and
related projects for preservation of and electronic access to rare
materials; prepares detailed specs, work plans and performance
requirements for in-house staff and external contractors; monitors
contracts relating to image capture, control and reporting;
coordinates technical aspects of projects to assure consistency and
quality; oversees maintenance and repair of digital imaging and
quality-control equipment (digital and database) and monitors
contracts; assists in selection of new equipment; trains staff in
imaging techniques and supervises work; performs other related
duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and three years' of related
technical/managerial experience in field of image capture and
distribution, or the equivalent combination of education and
experience required. Demonstrated familiarity with database
programming or scripting in support of image conversion or
management required. Demonstrated knowledge of principles and issues
of digital imaging, document conversion or records management
necessary. Must have an in-depth technical knowledge of digital
imaging, and excellent analytic, problem solving and interpersonal
skills. Experience with preservation of library materials, knowledge
of quality control techniques relating to digital imaging and
familiarity with imaging metadata is desirable.

Send a resume to:

    Jane Hunt
    519 Butler Library
    535 West 114th Street
    New York, NY 10027.

Or fax a resume to: 212-854-1550.  Direct inquiries to Jane Hunt
<hunt [at] columbia__edu>

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