There are a few jobs available at some of our content providers and other archiving institutions:
Deadlines for applications between 18 October and 31 October 2022
SPACE spa, Digitisation Specialist [addetto alla digitalizzazione archivistica], fluency in Italian required, 4-month term, apply with a CV & cover letter in Italian to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Open GLAM
Resources Working Group,
Bibliography coordinator, deadline for applications is 15th October. As
part of the Creative Commons Open Culture Platform, the Open GLAM
Resources Working Group has been developing a bibliography of resources
(books, academic and web articles, reports, webpages, YouTube videos,
etc.) on topics relating to Open GLAM. This bibliography is intended to
be a participatory resource for reference, research, education, policy
development, and promotion of Creative Commons and Open GLAM. We aim to
gather resources on Open GLAM from a wide range of sources, and to
organize the bibliography using user-generated tags to help facilitate
searching the bibliography and finding resources.
has been selected for the project both because it is a citation
management tool with widespread use among the Creative Commons community
and due to its collaborative bibliographic utility. As it currently
stands, the bibliography consists of approximately 150 resources, some
of which have extensive tags and some of which have few or none.
Resources have been added by members of our Working Group as well as by
the Creative Commons community in response to an open call for
contributions launched over the summer. To build on this preliminary
bibliography, we are seeking someone familiar with both literature
searching and tagging/subject headings to gather further resources, and
help develop a standardized tagging system for the bibliography.
Job TasksThe Coordinator will be expected to:Assign tags to resources added to Zotero, and review the existing tags to develop a standardized structure for tagging articles.Conduct
searches in academic venues (such as Google Scholar) and in
non-academic spaces (like the Creative Commons blog) and add resources
the co-leads with input to establish a workflow for the continuous
enrichment of the bibliography, and to assist in the production of a
final report on the project.
Desired Qualifications and SkillsAn educational background in library and information sciences is preferred.Experience conducting literature searches and gathering resources from both academic and non-academic sources.Familiarity with Zotero and citation management software.Familiarity with tagging, user-created vocabularies, and folksonomies.Familiarity with open licensing and Creative Commons licenses.Ability to work independently.Fluency in English as well as one or more additional languages is an asset.
Contract and Timeframe
The position will require 75 hours of work, and will run from the time it is filled until the end of November.
compensation for this position will be a lump sum of $1500 USD, and
will be paid by the end of December upon completion of the tasks/hours
and after issuing an invoice.
We are looking for a
candidate who can commit to completing 75 hours of work on the project
between mid-October and the end of November.
To apply please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
History Society of Northumbria
, Project Archivist, deadline for applications is 18th October, apply here: https://www.nhsn.org.uk/vacancy-for-a-project-arch...
Weston Library, University of Oxford, Project Cataloguer (Early Modern Manuscripts), deadline for applications is 21st October, apply here: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/CTU529/project-catalogu...
The National Archives, Education Officer, deadline for applications is 23rd October, apply here: https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jo...
Hackney Council, Cataloguer, deadline for applications is 23rd October, apply here: https://recruitment.hackney.gov.uk/vacancy/senior-...
Gloucestershire Archives, Community Cataloguing Archivist, deadline for applications is 24th October, apply here: https://www.glosjobs.co.uk/admin-jobs-in-glouceste...
Historic Royal Palaces, Heritage Scientist, deadline for applications is 24th October, apply here: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/CTY107/heritage-scienti...
Museo Scienza, Responsabile Archivio e Biblioteca [in Italian], deadline for applications is 24th October, apply here: https://deprecated.archivesportaleurope.net/direct...https://www.museoscienza.org/it/museo/lavora-con-n...
Women at work, from the Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections, available at https://deprecated.archivesportaleurope.net/ead-di...