JOB: Digital Collections Program Manager, Harvard University

From the position announcement: Harvard Library seeks a skilled, innovative, and collaborative professional to serve as Digital Collections Program Manager at Houghton Library.  The incumbent leads, coordinates, participates in, and/or collaborates on a series of initiatives and activities designed to build digital collections that facilitate access to and discovery of the library’s holdings, as well ...

JOB: Global Digital Humanities Librarian, Ohio State University

Here’s an excerpt from the position announcement: The Resident will serve as the Global Digital Humanities Librarian for the Research Services and Area Studies programs that lead the Libraries in creating new, engagement-centered research service models based in cross-university partnerships, user-oriented assessment, and long-standing success in advancing information literacy. As a member of the Research ...

JOB: Digital Scholarship & UX Design Librarian, Middlebury College

From the announcement: The Digital Scholarship & UX Design Librarian supports and promotes the use of digital research methods within the library and across academic disciplines. The person in this position applies user-centered, universal design principles to digital projects, library web content and printed materials in a team-based work environment. Under the general direction of ...

JOB: Head Curator, Latin American and Caribbean Collection, University of Florida

From the announcement: The Special and Area Studies Collections Department seeks an experienced leader to provide strategic vision and overall management of a preeminent collection in a dynamic, engaging environment at the University of Florida. The Head Curator of the LACC will contribute to scholarship at the Smathers Libraries in this full-time, tenure-track faculty position. ...

JOB: Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian, RIT

Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian at The Rochester Institute of Technology Position open as of April 24, 2017 The Wallace Center (TWC) at Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for an experienced and industrious Digital Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian to support the nation’s first Digital Humanities and Social Sciences (DHSS) Bachelor Degree program ...

JOB: Senior Developer, Scholars Lab, University of Virginia

From the announcement:  The Senior Developer will consult with faculty and students to advance research projects and training; evaluate scholarly needs and define project goals for research projects; provide input on appropriate deliverables and reasonable schedules for completion; write, test, and debug original software code for applications that enable scholars and library users to collect, ...

JOB: Digital Initiatives Librarian, Kansas State University

From the announcement: This individual will be responsible for leading efforts to advance Kansas State University Libraries’ unique collections with enhanced discovery through digitization. The incumbent will lead and participate in the strategic development of innovative, scalable, and sustainable digital collections. The individual will lead the Digital Initiatives Unit and directly supervise 2 FTE, coordinate ...

POST: Software Carpentry at the Library of Congress

In a post on The Signal, Kate Zwaard (National Digital Initiative, LOC) reports on the recent Software Carpentry workshop held at the Library of Congress, which hosted 40 “librarians, archivists and data wranglers,” who came together for hands-on learning in the management of digital collections. Software Carpentry is a volunteer, non-profit organization that provides short, ...

JOB: Data Concepts Librarian, College of the Holy Cross

From the announcement: Reporting to the Head of Research, Teaching & Learning, the Data Concepts Librarian will coordinate instructional and learning assessment initiatives within the library, working closely with the Office of Assessment and other pertinent offices. He/she will initiate projects surrounding Research, Teaching and Learning data collection and management, and serve as liaison to ...

JOB: Digital Scholarship Librarian, Baylor University

From the announcement: Responsibilities Investigates and evaluates emerging tools and technologies related to digital scholarship (DS) Plans and implements new services and maintains current services to support digitally-enriched scholarship across the university based on current standards, best practices, and user needs Assists researchers in planning effective, innovative, and sustainable digital projects Partners with faculty to ...

JOB: Head of Digital Scholarship Services, University of Oregon

From the announcement: In the UO Libraries, the Head of Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) is an energetic and self-motivated leader who is charged with developing DSS policies and procedures; coordination and management of DSS projects, budgets, and departmental workflow; and supervision of DSS personnel and Digital Scholarship Center (DSC) operations. The Head of Digital Scholarship ...