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Metadata Librarian (Special Collections)
The Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Metadata Librarian (Special Collections). Joining a newly forming team of metadata colleagues, the Metadata Librarian (Special Collections) is responsible for coordinating and performing original and complex copy cataloging, with a focus on special collections and rare materials found in both the Special Collections and Archives department and general collections. This position uses in-depth, specialized knowledge of metadata standards to catalog and maintain descriptions of all print and non-print materials for the special collections including reparative metadata, batch record manipulation with data tools and analytics, and remediation of current records for improved access. The successful candidate will join a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.

Salary commensurate with experience, not less than $60,000 annually. This is a full-time, non-tenured faculty position. Relocation assistance and professional development allowance provided. Full-time faculty benefits apply, including 24 vacation days annually and choice of retirement and annuity plans. For more information about benefits, see the Faculty Benefits page. To apply for this position go to VCU Careers Site. Virginia Commonwealth University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Position: Metadata Librarian (Special Collections)
Organization: VCU
Location: Richmond,  VA 
United States
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Date Posted: 1/4/2024
Status: This listing expires on: 3/4/2024
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Richmond,  VA 23284
United States
Kia Powell