[Humanist] 26.256 job at Washington University

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 256.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2012 09:35:09 -0500
        From: Douglas Knox <dknox at wustl.edu>
        Subject: Job: Digital Publishing and Digital Preservation Librarian, Washington University

Washington University's Olin Library is looking for a Digital Publishing 
and Digital Preservation Librarian:

The Digital Publishing and Preservation Librarian is responsible for the 
management of archival and access digital assets for the campus-wide 
digital repository based in the Washington University Libraries. The 
successful candidate will bring both a broad knowledge of relevant 
metadata standards, digital repository and publishing platforms and 
programming to build on the technical and intellectual infrastructure in 
place in the Washington University Libraries.

Primary content for the access repository represents targeted services 
to our users and stakeholders that meet demonstrated needs: electronic 
theses and dissertations, undergraduate honors theses, open-access 
scholarly contributions from Washington University faculty, and 
scientific data sets; archival digital assets from select digital 
projects across campus and those created within the University 
Libraries. Support for original publication of locally created online 
journals, conference proceedings and similar content is an emerging 

Reporting to the Director of the Digital Library, the Digital Publishing 
and Preservation Librarian works in the team environment of the Digital 
Library Services, serving as a metadata resource for the unit and 
library and contributing to digital projects as needed.

The full ad and information about applying can be found by searching for 
job ID 24326 at https://jobs.wustl.edu <https://jobs.wustl.edu/> .

Doug Knox
Assistant Director, Humanities Digital Workshop
Washington University in St Louis


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