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Receptionist/Interlibrary Loan Assistant - Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection

Posted on December 18, 2018

Description

The Frick Collection is an art museum consisting of more than 1,400 works of art from the thirteenth to the nineteenth century, displayed in the intimate surroundings of the former home of Henry Clay Frick. The residence, with its furnishings and works of art, has been open to the public since 1935. The Frick Art Reference Library is an internationally-recognized research library that serves as one of the most complete resources for the study of Western art. Founded in 1920, the Library today holds more than one million study photographs, 285,000 books, 80,000 auction catalogs, and 2,250 periodical titles. It is open to interested individuals from all over the world.

Responsibilities

Greet researchers; register first-time researchers; update researchers’ information; check researchers in and out of the Library; assist the Associate Librarian for Public Services with the retrieving, scanning, packing, and mailing of interlibrary loan materials; perform other clerical tasks as needed; reports to the Chief of Public Services.

Qualifications

High School diploma or GED. Punctuality, attention to detail, teamwork, and interpersonal skills are important. Computer literacy in a Windows environment. Be able to lift 25 lbs. Previous library experience is desired, but it is not essential.

Compensation

$15.00 per hour, 28 hours a week

Location

New York, NY

URL

https://www.frick.org/careers/receptionist_interlibrary_loan_assistant_0

To Apply

Send resume and cover letter to:

Chief of Public Services The Frick Collection 1 East 70th Street New York, NY 10021 Fax: 212-879-2091 Email: [email protected] (include “Receptionist/Interlibrary Loan Assistant” in subject line of email)