More gigs at Cornell University Library!

26 Jul

Here are three more opportunities to come work with us at CUL!

Digital Projects Assistant (Collections Assistant IV, Band D), Rare and Manuscript Collections (External Candidates Link)
This is a benefits-eligible one year term appointment. Application Deadline Friday, August 4, 2017 

Under the direction of the Assistant Director for Technical Services, the Digital Projects Assistant is responsible for facilitating the digitization of rare materials.  Prepares items for digitization, coordinates logistics with the library’s digital projects unit, and tracks materials in process.  Creates metadata for digital collections and exhibitions, updating existing metadata as needed.  Contributes to digital collections maintenance by reviewing collections to ensure information is complete and accurate and compiling missing information as needed.  Facilitates patron use of the collections by providing reference assistance to researchers, providing security for rare and valuable materials used in the Reading Room, and monitoring and instructing researchers in the use of rare, valuable, fragile, or irreplaceable items.

Senior Manuscript Processor (Collections Assistant IV, Band D), Rare and Manuscript Collections (External Candidate Link)
This is a benefits-eligible, one-year term appointment.  Application Deadline Friday, August 4, 2017. 

Under the direction of the Assistant Director for Technical Services, the Senior Manuscript Processor is responsible for facilitating access to collections through the description of archival materials.  Performs cataloging, arrangement, and description of archival collections, preparing detailed finding aids using Encoded Archival Description (EAD) and other national standards.  This position will focus on the description of collections related to music and contemporary culture and may work on materials in other subject areas.  Will also facilitate patron use of the collections by providing reference assistance to researchers, providing security for rare and valuable materials used in the Reading Room, and monitoring and instructing researchers in the use of rare, valuable, fragile, or irreplaceable items.

IT Support Provider (IT Support Assistant IV, Band E), CUL-IT Desktop Services (External Candidate Link)
Application Deadline is Friday, August 11, 2017.

The IT Support Provider contributes as a team member to enhancing the Library’s information technology capabilities, with an emphasis on office productivity and library-specific tools, including client software for the library management system. Deploys, configures, and troubleshoots software and hardware on desktop systems and peripherals primarily within an MS Active Directory environment. Collaborates with others to develop effective technical and process initiatives focused on ensuring a high level of service and increased efficiency.  Performs systems administration tasks for Library servers in coordination with the Library Systems group, and provides administration for a number of CUL-internal applications and services.

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