Library Associate, Digital Initiatives & Publishing

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Library Associate, Digital Initiatives & PublishingHoward Tilton Library

Location: New Orleans, LA


Works in the Digital Initiatives and Publishing unit of the User Services and Library I.T. Department of Howard ­ Tilton Memorial Library.  Under the direction of the Digital Initiative s & Publishing Coordinator, oversees the hiring, training and supervision of student workers and the student workers budget throughout the calendar year.  Digitizes analog source materials, creates metadata records and ingests these materials into the Tulane University Digital Library.  Cross trains on all repository software platforms used, including but not limited to lslandora, Open Journal Systems, Omeka, and ContentDM.  Ensures quality control and that digitized materials are stored in Tulane's network storage.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree; or high school diploma or equivalent and 6 years of directly related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience digitizing audio and video
  • Knowledge of metadata schemas (MODS, Dublin Core)
  • Knowledge of controlled vocabulary (Library of Congress, TGM)




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Posted: 7/30/2019
Application Due: 8/30/2019
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