Job Announcement July 28, 2021
Published: July 28, 2021 by Melissa Prunty Kemp
Highlighted for you by our MARA Coordinator Darra Hofman:
Ohio University Libraries embraces a culture of connection, empowerment and sustainability. Within the university, the Libraries is a catalyst for research, creativity, student success, and transformation.
The Manuscripts Archivist will have primary responsibility for the full lifecycle of the Libraries’ manuscripts collections including acquisition, processing, access, and outreach. In support of the Libraries’ strategic plan the person in this position will develop strategies and workflows that surface underrepresented voices within and across manuscripts collections. They will work collaboratively with Digital Initiatives staff to support the growing digital presence of Ohio University manuscripts collections. Working with Mahn Center for Archives and Special Collections colleagues, Subject Liaison Services, and Ohio University faculty they will integrate manuscripts collections into teaching and foster the scholarly use of the manuscript collections globally.
Please apply online and attach required documents here.