The Institute of Governmental Studies (IGS) Library at the University of California, Berkeley seeks an innovative, resourceful, and collaborative individual to develop a digitization project plan for the Library’s unique and distinctive California local government documents collection.

We have received funding specifically for this position in order to accomplish work outlined in the IGS Library’s agreement with the California State Library to digitize the local government documents collection

The successful applicant will have an understanding of and experience with library digitization project management, imaging standards, capture specifications and quality control, library technical and descriptive metadata, and long-term access and preservation of digitized materials. Ideally, they will also have technical experience needed to manage digitized objects, related metadata, and digital access management systems.

This position will provide the successful candidate with a great opportunity to apply their digitization project skills and gain experience that will provide material for their career development, as well as future publications and presentations about digitizing a truly unique and important collection of local government publications.

This is a 12-month, 100% full-time (40 hours per week), contract position that is eligible for full UC benefits with the possibility of extension.
This position is exempt and paid monthly.
This is a hybrid position, eligible for between 50-90% remote capability based on department and candidate needs.

The budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position is $67,000.00 – $93,100.00.

First Application Review Date: May 12, 2023

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