Company Name:

Lincoln Memorial University

Location:

Knoxville, TN

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

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Posted

May 14, 2018

MUSEUM ARCHIVIST AND LIBRARIAN - Knoxville

Position Information

Job Title MUSEUM ARCHIVIST AND LIBRARIAN
Job Description

The Museum Archivist and Librarian shall be directly responsible for the organization and bibliographic control of the Abraham Lincoln Library & Museum's archives and rare book collections.
Responsibilities include creating finding aids for existing archival collections; processing incoming archival material; responding to research, duplication, and publication inquiries; assisting visiting researchers; digitizing photographs, documents, and other materials and overseeing others in digitization projects; and interfacing with other Museum staff to facilitate use of archival material in exhibits, programs, and publications.


Required Qualifications

*ALA-accredited MLS with formal coursework or training in archival studies; and *certified Archivist (if not certified, must be willing to obtain certification as Archivist).


Preferred Qualifications

*Additional advanced degree in history or related studies; experience in digitization; *experience in cataloging archival collections in RDA, following APPM, and familiarity with Encoded Archival Description; and *experience with PastPerfect software and integrated library systems


Physical Demands
Notice:

An application is not considered complete until official transcripts, from all institutions attended, have been received by susan.owens@lmunet.edu or: Lincoln Memorial University, ATTN: Susan Owens 6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway, Harrogate, TN 37752.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00447P
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Category: , Keywords: Archivist

Company Name:

Lincoln Memorial University

Location:

Knoxville, TN

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Posted

May 14, 2018

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