Thursday, December 24, 2009

Assistant University Archivist and Special Collections Librarian

Assistant University Archivist & Special Collections Librarian
Adelphi University
Garden City, NY

Assistant Professor - Tenure-track faculty position.
Processes archival and special collections materials in all formats. Develops digital archives and creates and maintains websites and web-based finding aids. Responds to reference and research inquiries and assists in exhibition program. Trains and supervises student employees. Participates in the Library’s information literacy program and provides general reference service. Selects materials in assigned subject areas.

Qualifications: ALA-accredited MLS required (concentration in archives preferred). A second post-baccalaureate degree or similar proof of advanced study is required for tenure. Knowledge of archival principles and practice including appropriate metadata schemes and standards. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to work effectively in a collegial environment, and evidence of ability to meet criteria for promotion and tenure. Experience in an archival or special collections environment preferred.

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Adelphi University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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