Social Sciences and Humanities

FW: Research Services Librarian, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

  • 1.  FW: Research Services Librarian, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

    Posted 22 days ago


    POSITION SUMMARY

    The Research Services Librarian serves the public by providing access to the non-circulating collections of the Historical Society of Washington, D.C., by staffing library orientations and research programs, and by responding to in-person, phone, email and letter queries. S/he reports to the Library & Collections Director.

    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

    The Research Services Librarian provides reference services in the Kiplinger Research Library as well as through remote library services. In collaboration with the Library & Collections Director, s/he develops and implements special collections library procedures that support the preservation of and access to historic collections in all formats. The Research Services Librarian manages day-to-day activities in the Kiplinger Research Library, working with the volunteer corps to provide access to collections representing local life in the nation's capital.

    APPLICATIONS AND INQUIRIES

    Applicants must submit a letter of interest and resume, including salary history or requirement. No phone calls or walk-ins please.

    The Historical Society of Washington, D.C. is an equal opportunity employer.