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There are currently 14 jobs in the archive of previously listed jobs:

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DCC Postdoctoral Researcher
The UK's Digital Curation Centre (DCC) is leading the research, development, service, and outreach in digital curation and preservation. The United Kingdom Digital Curation Centre, in conjunction with the Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute (HATII) at the University of Glasgow intends to recruit a postdoctoral researcher specialising in semantic metadata extraction.
Closing Date: 08/11/2004
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £19,460 - £24,820 per annum
Organisation: Digital Curation Centre and HATII
Org Type: Academic Institution
Country: Scotland, United Kingdom
Contact Email: s.ross@hatii.arts.gla.ac.uk
URL: http://www.hatii.arts.gla.ac.uk (new window)
Address: Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute
George Service House
University of Glasgow
Glasgow G12 8QQ
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Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Doctorate
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Audit and Certification Consultant
The UK’s Digital Curation Centre (DCC) is leading the research, development, service, and outreach
in digital curation and preservation. The DCC is developing audit and certification services in the
area of digital curation and preservation. The post holder will be responsible for leading this effort
and ensuring that the DCC lays the foundation for an audit and certification service that will be taken
up and recognised by UK repositories, and content creators, managers, and users.
Closing Date: 15/11/2004
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £30,363 - £35,883 per annum
Organisation: Digital Curation Centre and HATII
Org Type: Academic Institution
Country: Scotland, United Kingdom
Contact Email: s.ross@hatii.arts.gla.ac.uk
URL: http://www.hatii.arts.gla.ac.uk (new window)
Address: Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Instiute
George Service House
11 University Gardens
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, G12 8QQ
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Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Master's Degree
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Preservation Services and Projects Manager
The AHDS Managing Executive is seeking to appoint a Preservation Services and Projects Manager to continue the development of the AHDS repository infrastructure by leading and coordinating the further development of policies and practices for the submission and management of the repository content; in conjunction with the Technical Services Manager to streamline and automate repository processes; and to lead the AHDS involvement in digital preservation research and development by managing and contributing to current projects, and by developing new projects and services.
Closing Date: 09/12/2004
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £34,989 to £41,437
Organisation: Arts and Humanities Data Service
Org Type: Academic Institution
Country: England
Contact Email: cass-recruitment@kcl.ac.uk
URL: http://www.ahds.ac.uk/vacancies (new window)
Address: AHDS
King's College London
26-29 Drury Lane
LONDON
WC2B 5RL
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Manager
Education Level: Batchelor's Degree
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ASSISTANT EDITOR (NEW MEDIA)
Joining the New Media team, you will be highly skilled at writing in a concise and engaging way for a broad audience. Able to edit text quickly and accurately. A demonstrable ability to think creatively about bringing works of art to life through interactive media. You also will have the ability to manage large amounts of content in a variety of media, working within constraints of resources, time and budget to achieve project milestones. Minimum 1-2 years' experience, educated to degree level.
Closing Date: 10/12/2004
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £18,544 p.a.
Organisation: The National Gallery
Org Type: Museum
Country: United Kingdom
Contact Email: jennie.elphick@ng-london.org.uk
URL: http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/about/jobs/NG/nglist.htm (new window)
Address: The National Gallery,
Trafalgar Square,
London
WC2N 5DN
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Experience: 1 - 2 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Batchelor's Degree
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Data Editor (National Inventory Research Project)
Two days per week, fixed term position until 31 March 2007

We are seeking an experienced Data Editor who will be required to manage and edit the flow of picture cataloguing data produced as a result of research into pre-1900 Continental European paintings in the collections of U.K. regional museums, undertaken as part of the National Inventory Research Project.

You will be educated to degree level, preferably with a degree in art history and a post-graduate qualification in a relevant subje
Closing Date: 31/12/2004
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Part Time
Salary: £21,836 – £31,504 pa pro rata inc. dependent on experience and qualifications.
Organisation: Birkbeck College
Org Type: Academic Institution
Country: United Kingdom
Contact Email: humanresources@bbk.ac.uk
URL: http://www.bbk.ac.uk (new window)
Address: Human Resources
Malet Street
London
WC1E 7HX
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Systems Developer
Rice University's Digital Library Initiative works with faculty, staff and
students to support and foster digital projects that enable easy
dissemination and access of scholarly assets and knowledge to the Rice
community. The Systems Developer will be part of the digital library team
and is responsible for designing, developing, maintaining, and enhancing
web-based applications, database, data warehouse, and portal applications
that support a number of these digital library projects.

Duties to include, but are not limited to, developing and maintaining the
Dspace digital archive, including development of new software that will be
contributed to the open source Dspace projects; providing systems
administration of this and other digital library databases supported by
the digital library initiative; planning and executing the development of
complex projects (setting deadlines, developing tasks, writing code);
assisting in developing papers and proposals for digital library projects
as required; supporting other Rice University projects that compliment
digital library programs where his or her expertise is required; and
supervising students and junior technical staff on various digital library
projects.

Closing Date: 01/01/2005
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Organisation: Fondren Library, Rice University
Org Type: Library
Country: USA
Contact Email: ghenry@rice.edu
URL: http://dacnet.rice.edu/~humres/Employment/jobdetail.cfm?ID=1674 (new window)
Experience: 5 - 10 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Master's Degree
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Digitisers
The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew is expanding its digitisation oeprations to increase and diversify the access to our unique collections. We need a number of digitisters to perform data entry of dried plant specimens and images of plants pertinent to projects involving Africa, Madagascar and the Middle East. You will be experienced in computer databasing and have five GCSEs or equivalent including Maths, English and Biology. You will keep meticulous records and work effectively as part of a team.
Closing Date: 04/01/2005
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £14,285 per annum pro rata
Organisation: The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
Org Type: Other
Country: United Kingdom
Contact Email: j.hancock@rbgkew.org.uk
URL: http://www.kew.org/aboutus/jobs/ (new window)
Address: 47 Kew Green
Kew
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 3AB
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Systems Administration and Integration Librarian
Texas Tech University Libraries is seeking a Systems Administration and Integration Librarian to coordinate the integrated library systems administration activities, including oversight of hardware and software installations, integrations, configurations, upgrades, patches or other fixes or enhancement, management, maintenance, troubleshooting, and support. This position will serve as the liaison with the campus service group for hardware, OS and data backup management plus work closely with library and campus IT and vendors to facilitate knowledge sharing, cooperation, and collaboration in integration projects and operations. The librarian will design and coordinate statistical and managerial reports, staff training, and serve as team lead for the Library Systems Integration Team. This position supervises three professional technology positions and reports to the Head of Information Technology Services. The incumbent is also expected to engage in scholarly pursuit and other professional activities in accordance with Texas Tech Library’s standards for promotion and tenure.
Closing Date: 08/01/2005
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable
Organisation: Texas Tech University Libraries
Org Type: Academic Institution
Country: USA
Contact Email: jenny.spurrier@ttu.edu
URL: http://www.library.ttu.edu (new window)
Address: : Send letter of application indicating qualifications and interest in the position, current resume, and names and contact information of three references to Human Resources Office, Texas Tech University Library, Box 40002, Lubbock, TX 79409-0002. Electronic submissions are welcome and should be sent to jenny.spurrier@ttu.edu. Please address all correspondence to the Search Committee Chair, and specify the title of the position.
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Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Master's Degree
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Systems Administration Librarian
Texas Tech University Libraries is seeking a Systems Administration Librarian to manage integrated library systems administration activities, including hardware and software installations, integrations, configurations, upgrades, patches or other fixes or enhancements, day-to-day management, maintenance, troubleshooting, and support. This position will work closely with the campus service group for hardware, OS and data backup management, and with library and campus IT and vendors to facilitate knowledge sharing, cooperation, and collaboration in systems projects and operations. The librarian will design and coordinate statistical and managerial reports, staff training, and serve on the Library Systems Integration Team. This position reports to the Head of Information Technology Services. The incumbent is also expected to engage in scholarly pursuit and other professional activities in accordance with Texas Tech Library’s standards for promotion and tenure.
Closing Date: 09/01/2005
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: negotiable
Organisation: Texas Tech University Libraries
Org Type: Academic Institution
Country: USA
Contact Email: jenny.spurrier@ttu.edu
URL: http://www.library.ttu.edu (new window)
Address: Send letter of application indicating qualifications and interest in the position, current resume, and names and contact information of three references to Human Resources Office, Texas Tech University Library, Box 40002, Lubbock, TX 79409-0002. Electronic submissions are welcome and should be sent to jenny.spurrier@ttu.edu. Please address all correspondence to the Search Committee Chair, and specify the title of the position.
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Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Master's Degree
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Digitisation assistant
This post will be responsible for digitising museum images and assisting with the development of an image database
Post ref no PH.C8
Closing Date: 12/01/2005
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £17,000pa pro rata
Organisation: St Albans Museums
Org Type: Museum
Country: England
Contact Email: personnel@stalbans.gov.uk
URL: www.stalbans.gov.uk (new window)
Address: Verulamium Museum
St Michaels
St Albans
AL3 4SW
Experience: 1 - 2 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: HND / HNC
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Records Manager
Keeping track of the world's knowledge

The British Library is one of the greatest research libraries in the world in terms of the breadth and depth of our collection and the range of services we provide. We are taking the lead in digital information management and delivery, underpinning the UK's contribution to world-class research, scholarship and business innovation.

Records Manager
St Pancras, London • £27,972 – £31,000

We're looking for an experienced Records Manager to help us control the internal information that's critical to our success. We're expecting you to meet the opportunities and challenges that the new Freedom of Information Act brings to the management of our internal information. Join us, evolving our systems for managing records, both paper and electronic, and you'll have the chance to develop and promote innovative practice in this rapidly changing field.

Ensure that our internal record system and document management is second to none, and you'll be contributing directly to the efficiency of the Library as a whole. But this role's not just about systems. You'll be recognised as the Library's expert on records management, and respected as a skilled manager and motivator of other people.
With at least three years' post graduate experience of records/archives management, where better to apply and develop your highly specialist skills, or to enjoy the highly attractive rewards that go with this responsible and engaging role?


Closing Date: 19/01/2005
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £27,972 – £31,000
Organisation: British Library
Org Type: Library
Country: United Kingdom
Contact Email: bl@peoplemedia.co.uk
URL: www.bl.uk/about/vacancies.html (new window)
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Manager
Education Level:
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Digital Preservation Managers and Technical Architects
We are now entering a unique and exciting period in our history. A new and groundbreaking challenge has been set to preserve our digitally-created content for future generations. We are seeking to form an elite team of three individuals. The team will develop and drive a centre of excellence that will set new standards of quality in practical digital preservation work in the UK, significantly advancing technical solutions for preserving digital material. Refer to PDF for job and application.
Closing Date: 20/07/2005
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: Refer to PDF
Organisation: British Library
Org Type: Library
Country: UK
Contact Email: bl@peoplemedia.co.uk
URL: http://www.bl.uk/about/vacancies.html (new window)
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Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Manager
Education Level: Batchelor's Degree
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Project Assistant
The project will capture and use digital images of the prestigious and unique R M Phillips collection of Victorian stamps to show how ‘The Penny Black Changed the World’ of mass communications. In particular,it will bring the story to Key Stage 2 children through special classes and production of teaching materials.
To find out more about this important role, please email the contact below, or call 020 7239 2128, or see our website
Closing Date: 30/08/2005
Job Type: Temp / Contract / Project
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per annum, pro rata, 9 month contract
Organisation: The British Postal Museum & Archive
Org Type: Archive
Country: United Kingdom
Contact Email: adrian.m.steel@postalheritage.org.uk
URL: www.postalheritage.org.uk (new window)
Address: Dr Adrian Steel, Catalogue Manager,
The British Postal Museum & Archive
Freeling House, Phoenix Place, LONDON WC1X 0DL
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Experience: 1 - 2 years
Career Level: Experienced
Education Level: Batchelor's Degree
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Information Technology-Digital Branch & Services Manager
Overview: A current organizational priority at TSCPL is the development of a Virtual Branch to serve library users online. The Virtual Branch & Services Manager will provide vision and leadership in designing, bringing online, and supporting the Virtual Branch, bringing ideas to the table with a high “wow, cool, nobody else is doing this!” factor. The Virtual Branch & Services Manager will lead a highly skilled cross-discipline staff in using new technologies to translate traditional library services into a virtual, Library 2.0 format and provide innovative virtual library services to our community, continuing a TSCPL tradition of exemplary customer service.

The Virtual Branch & Services Manager
• reports to the Deputy Director of Operations.
• manages information systems and technology resources for the Library, providing strategic direction and oversight for the development and support of information technology for the Library’s managers, staff and users, including desktop services, PCs, peripheral equipment, and software; the Library’s network, Intranet, and Internet services; database resources; and telecommunication services for all library locations and bookmobiles.
• addresses the implementation of wireless applications for internet access.
• oversees the utility, integrity and security of the Library’s databases and online resources.
• supervises a staff of professionals, technical, clerical and support staff in providing services to a customer base that includes TSCPL staff, users, and the community.
• oversees the quality of Virtual Branch reference, reader's advisory, information, referral and circulation services to the public and coordinates collection development activity.
• is responsible for working with organizations throughout the community to establish and maintain innovative technology partnerships.

Closing Date: 31/08/2006
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full Time
Salary: $49,432-$61,800/yr
Organisation: Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Org Type: Library
Country: USA
Contact Email: employ@mail.tscpl.org
URL: http://www.tscpl.org/Information/employ.asp (new window)
Address: 1515 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, Kansas 66604

Experience: 2 - 5 years
Career Level: Manager
Education Level: Batchelor's Degree
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