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Archives Student Worker, Simmons University, Boston, MA

JOB POSTING - PART-TIME POSITION
STARTING IN FALL 2019

TITLE: Simmons University Archives Student Worker


HOURS: 15 - 20 hours per week, Beginning Sept/Oct 2019 and continuing through at least May 2020


RATE OF PAY:  $16/hr


REPORTS TO:    Lauren Loftis, Archivist & Digital Initiatives Librarian

REQUIREMENTS:    

  • Enrolled in SLIS with an emphasis in Archives Management.   
  • Must be enrolled in or have completed LIS438 OR have equivalent experience working in an archives setting.

RESPONSIBILITIES:   

  •  Provides reference and public service to patrons in person, over the phone, and through email
  • Monitors the Archives Reading Room, ensuring careful handling of unique collection materials
  • Ensures confidentiality of sensitive documents
  • Appraises, accessions, and processes archives and manuscript collections, including photographs, audiovisual materials, and ready reference files
  • Assists with Records Management program, preparing material to be sent offsite
  • Creates, prepares, and mounts physical exhibits
  • Assists with digital initiatives projects, including the processing and scanning of material for online exhibits
  • Assists with stack and office maintenance
  • Performs other duties as requested



APPLY:    Please submit a resume and cover letter here

    For more information, please email archives@simmons.edu

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