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Position: Metadata Specialist
Location: Cornell University Library
Working under the general direction of the Head of Metadata Services and in consultation with other key staff, the Metadata Specialist will provide strategic and technical guidance on metadata practice for Cornell University Library's (CUL) digital, physical and virtual collections within the broader context of CUL's digital and programmatic needs. The Specialist also provides consultation and advocacy to both CUL colleagues and the community more broadly; this effort demands a strong knowledge of well-established and evolving metadata standards as well as their practical applications.
Key Opportunities this position provides:
- Contribute to strategic library initiatives focused on resource discovery and repository implementation
- Collaborate on the development of long-term solutions for improved metadata management and interoperability
- Play an active role in professional organizations inside and outside of the Cornell University Library community
- Participate in the library's research and development efforts as well as local and national discussions relating to access, retrieval, description and management of library resources
For more information and to apply: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CornellCareerPage/job/Ithaca-Main-Campus/Metadata-Specialist_WDR-00010024