Position Information Job Title MUSEUM ARCHIVIST AND LIBRARIAN
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.
*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).
*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
An application is not considered complete until official transcripts, from all institutions attended, have been received by firstname.lastname@example.org or: Lincoln Memorial University, ATTN: Susan Owens 6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway, Harrogate, TN 37752.Posting Detail Information Posting Number S00447P
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