LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 16.0

Help for EAD Archives


EAD Archives

EAD Archives


EAD@LISTSERV.LOC.GOV


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

EAD Home

EAD Home

EAD  May 2007

EAD May 2007

Subject:

UIChicago job opportunity

From:

Daniel Pitti <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Encoded Archival Description List <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Wed, 9 May 2007 17:14:48 -0400

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (74 lines)

Archivist for The HistoryMakers
University Library, University of Illinois at Chicago

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Library seeks an 
Archivist to work with The HistoryMakers video oral history archive. 
This is a specially-funded position, with a one-year appointment, 
renewable for a period of up to three years. The incumbent will work 
primarily at The HistoryMakers archive in Chicago and will report to 
both UIC's Head of Special Collections and to The HistoryMakers's 
Executive Director.

JOB SUMMARY: The Archivist performs professional archivist, 
reference, and records management duties involved in the 
administration of The HistoryMakers video oral history archive.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
   --  Implements projects to improve description, bibliographic 
control of and access to archival records, including creating 
electronic finding aids using Encoded Archival Description (EAD), 
creating MARC records, and assigning subject headings.
   --  Initiates and implements procedures for the preservation and 
conservation of archival materials.
   --  Develops documentation and trains staff in cataloging and 
subject analysis of archival materials.
   --  Hires, trains and supervises graduate assistants, program 
assistants and interns.
   --  Responds to reference inquiries from researchers using the The 
HistoryMakers archives.
   --  Participates in the usability testing of The HistoryMakers 
Informedia database for indexing and retrieval of interview segments.
   --  Writes grant proposals for projects to preserve or improve 
access to the archive.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in library science from a 
program accredited by the American Library Association and archival 
certification. Knowledge of American history and African-American 
history. Strong project planning and time management skills. 
Knowledge of HTML, XML, Dublin Core, OAI-PMH, and CONTENTdm or other 
digital asset management system. Knowledge of Library of Congress 
subject headings and MARC format. Knowledge of FileMaker Pro and 
Microsoft Access as well as other Microsoft Office applications. Five 
years of experience as an archivist in an academic or research 
library, museum, or archive.

ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Familiarity with the 
professional standards and cataloging practices of the Association of 
Moving Images Archivists and Oral History Association.

Salary/rank/contract: Salary is $55,000. This is a twelve-month 
Academic/Professional appointment in the UIC Library; annual contract 
renewable for up to three years; 24 vacation days; 12 days of annual 
sick leave with additional disability benefits; 11 paid holidays; 
medical insurance (contribution based on annual salary; coverage for 
dependents may be purchased); two dental plans available; life 
insurance paid by the State; participation in one of the retirement\ 
options of the Illinois State Universities Retirement System 
compulsory (8% of salary is withheld and is tax exempt until 
withdrawal); no Social Security coverage but Medicare payment required.

For fullest consideration, apply by May 22, 2007 with supporting 
resume and the names and addresses of at least three references to: 
Annie Marie Ford Director of Library Human Resources The University 
Library The University of Illinois at Chicago Box 8198 Chicago, IL 
60680 email: [log in to unmask] Fax: 312-413-0424

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal 
Opportunity employer. The HistoryMakers is a 501 (c) (3) 
not-for-profit corporation dedicated to the creation of a video 
archive of first-person narratives of African Americans. The initial 
goal of The HistoryMakers is to create an archive of 5,000 interviews 
over a five-year period.  Information about the archive and projects 
is available at: www.thehistorymakers.com. The HistoryMakers 
headquarters is located at 1900 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60616.

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

Advanced Options


Options

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password


Search Archives

Search Archives


Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe


Archives

November 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003
October 2003
September 2003
August 2003
July 2003
June 2003
May 2003
April 2003
March 2003
February 2003
January 2003
December 2002
November 2002
October 2002
September 2002
August 2002
July 2002
June 2002
May 2002
April 2002
March 2002
February 2002
January 2002
December 2001
November 2001
October 2001
September 2001
August 2001
July 2001
June 2001
May 2001
April 2001
March 2001
February 2001
January 2001
December 2000
November 2000
October 2000
September 2000
August 2000
July 2000
June 2000
May 2000
April 2000
March 2000
February 2000
January 2000
December 1999
November 1999
October 1999
September 1999
August 1999
July 1999
June 1999
May 1999
April 1999
March 1999
February 1999
January 1999
December 1998
November 1998
October 1998
September 1998
August 1998
July 1998
June 1998
May 1998
April 1998
March 1998
February 1998
January 1998
December 1997
November 1997
October 1997
September 1997
August 1997
July 1997
June 1997
May 1997
April 1997
March 1997
February 1997
January 1997
December 1996
November 1996
October 1996
September 1996
August 1996
July 1996
June 1996
May 1996
April 1996
March 1996
February 1996
December 1995

ATOM RSS1 RSS2



LISTSERV.LOC.GOV

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager