JOB: Archivist and Digital Collections Librarian, California Academy of Sciences, SF

POSITION SUMMARY: Reporting to the Head Librarian, the Archivist and Digital Collections Librarian oversees all aspects of the Academy’s Special Collections including: archives and manuscripts, fine art, digital media, photographs, slides, negatives, and moving images. This includes the care, organization, and promotion of the collections, providing reference assistance to users, and ensuring that the Academy follows best practices and is in compliance with the relevant standards set forth by the Society of American Archivists, the American Library Association, the American Association of Museums, and others.

COMPENSATION/BENEFITS: Salary is commensurate with experience. This is a full-time position. This position is eligible for excellent medical & dental benefits; as well as participation in a supplemental retirement annuity and flexible spending accounts.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: For full job description and to apply, go to: to submit your cover letter and resume. Closing date for this position is July 19th, 2012. No phone calls please.