- The Union Club of the City of New York
Job posted to this site on July 6th at 3:47pm
Application Deadline: August 3rd 2022
We are looking for an experienced Librarian and Archivist to oversee the Library and Archives of the historic Union Club of the City of New York.
The Union Club is a private social club in New York City that was founded in 1836. It is the oldest private club in New York City and the fifth oldest in the United States. The clubhouse is located at 101 East 69th Street on the corner of Park Avenue, in a landmark building designed by Delano & Aldrich.
The Union Club Librarian is responsible for the organization and maintenance of the library’s circulating collection, rare book collection and archives. Responsibilities include maintaining the physical book collection, organizing, and maintaining institutional records, including documents, photographs, maps, and multi-media records, and arranging for the preservation and housing of archival materials.
In addition to overseeing the library’s collections, the librarian acts as registrar for the Club's art collection in collaboration with the Art Committee.
The librarian is also involved in planning and arranging events, lectures, and author talks in collaboration with the Library and Art Committees.
MLS or MLIS from an ALA-accredited institution
Experience with Art collection management
Familiarity with OCLC; experience using integrated library systems; knowledge of MARC cataloging and acquisition records
Experience with archives and familiarity with records management and records management systems
A background in American and European history, American and English literature, and Art history would be an asset
Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
LocationUnion Club 101 E 69th Street New York, New York
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