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Subject: Position at University at Albany

Position at University at Albany

From: Karen E.K. Brown <kebrown<-a>
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
University Archivist
University at Albany Libraries

Academic rank: Assistant Librarian or Senior Assistant Librarian
Job posting P14-36584

The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York,
Albany, NY) seek to hire a skilled, flexible, motivated and
service-oriented librarian to develop an electronic records program,
manage archival processing, and provide reference service in the
Libraries' University Archives.  Working collaboratively with other
members of the Department of Special Collections and Archives, and
other campus faculty, staff, and students, the successful candidate
will: provide reference and research service for the University
Archives to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the general
public; supervise archival processing of the University Archives in
paper and digital formats including arrangement, description, and
preparation of EAD-encoded finding aids; plan, develop and implement
an electronic records program for the University Archives; manage
digital curation and preservation tasks including digital media
inventorying, digital forensics, and applying metadata schema for
access and preservation; develop ingest and web capture workflows
for the acquisition of digital content; train and supervise student
assistants and interns to assist in archival processing and digital
projects; and contribute to efforts to expand access and use of
special collections through exhibits, tours, and other forms of
outreach.  Tenure-track library faculty at the University at Albany,
SUNY, are expected to engage in research, publication, and service
to the Libraries, the University, and the profession, as required
for promotion and continuing appointment.

For qualification requirements and application instructions, please
go to


Application deadline: January 5, 2015

The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.

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