The Morristown and Morris Township Library’s North Jersey History and Genealogy Center seeks a dynamic, creative, outgoing full-time digital librarian. The North Jersey History and Genealogy Center has one of the best local history collections in the state and already has an excellent online presence. The successful candidate will add to that online presence from our various Morris County manuscript collections, our local photograph collections, our impressive collection of original work and works about Thomas Nast, A.B. Frost and Lucille Hobbie to name a few.
The digital librarian should have experience uploading video and audio, and digitizing exhibits created by the department. The successful candidate will also provide reference services to our visitors who come from across the country and beyond. The Digital Librarian also does original cataloging.
The digital librarian will work one night a week and one weekend day every other week. The position requires an M.L.S. or M.L.I.S. An interest in U.S. history and genealogy would help and a fluency in Spanish would be a bonus. For more about the job see the attached job description. Please note only New Jersey residents or candidates intending on moving to New Jersey will be accepted. Please send your cover letter and resume to Department Head of the North Jersey History and Genealogy Center, James Lewis at email@example.com