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20-minute survey on file format conformity checking for PREFORMA

The PREFORMA project (PREservation FORMAts for culture information/e-archives) team need your input. Please take this 20-minute survey about your instiution's file format conformity checking. The PREFORMA project works on one of the main challenges memory institutions are facing nowadays: the long-term preservation of digital data. This issue is also important for LIBER’s community.

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees are looking for an Associate Archivist in Digital Preservation

Title: Associate Archivist (Digital Preservation) Job ID: 13345 Location: Europe Contract type: Full-time Closing date: Tuesday, 27 December 2016 (midnight Geneva time) Vacancy Announcement The Archives of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees exists to make the experience of UNHCR, as embodied in its records and related materials, available to guide and assist the Organization in planning and conducting its activities, and to provide information to meet the research needs...

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees are looking for an Associate Archivist in Digital Preservation

Title: Associate Archivist (Digital Preservation) Job ID: 13345 Location: Europe Contract type: Full-time Closing date: Tuesday, 27 December 2016 (midnight Geneva time) Vacancy Announcement The Archives of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees exists to make the experience of UNHCR, as embodied in its records and related materials, available to guide and assist the Organization in planning and conducting its activities, and to provide information to meet the research needs...

University of Glasgow advertises a Studentship in Digital Preservation and Veterinary Public Health

PhD Studentship to support: ‘Counting sheep and other amazing creatures: managing animal surveillance to invigorate intelligent response to animal disease outbreaks'. The deadline is 12 noon, Friday 13 January 2017 About the Project Contingency planning for exotic disease outbreaks has been at the top of the agendas for UK & Scottish government policy makers, the livestock industry, and the public, after the animal disease outbreaks in the recent past (e.g.

Projects Conservator Vacancy with University of Edinburgh

Job Title: Projects Conservator (University Collections Facility) Type: Full time, Fixed-term 12 months Vacancy Reference: 037797  Location: The Library Annexe, South Gyle, Edinburgh Salary: £26,829 to £31,076 per annum Closing Date: 15 November 2016, 5pm (GMT) About the Role We are seeking a full time Projects Conservator to work on a major collections rationalisation project in connection with the development of the University Collections Facility at South Gyle.

Project Archivist Vacancy with University of Edinburgh

Job Title: Project Archivist (Appraisal and Collections Review) Type: Full time, Fixed-term 12 months Vacancy Reference: 037798  Location: The Library Annexe, South Gyle, Edinburgh Salary: £32,004 to £38,183 per annum Closing Date: 15 November 2016, 5pm (GMT) About the Role We are looking to appoint a fixed term project post to work on a major collections rationalisation project in connection with the development of the University Collections Facility at South Gyle.

Archives Assistant Vacancy with University of Edinburgh

Job Title: Archives Assistant (Appraisal and Collections Review) Type: Full time, Fixed-term 12 months Vacancy Reference: 037800  Location: The Library Annexe, South Gyle, Edinburgh Salary: £21,843 to £25,298 per annum Closing Date: 15 November 2016, 5pm (GMT) About the Role We are looking to appoint a fixed term project post to work on a major collections rationalisation project in connection with the development of the University Collections Facility.

General Collections Assistant (x2) Vacancies with the University of Edinburgh

Job Title: General Collections Assistant (x2) (University Collections Facility) Type: Full time, Fixed-term 12 months Vacancy Reference: 037799 Location: The Library Annexe, South Gyle, Edinburgh Salary: £16,618 to £18,412 per annum Closing Date: 15 November 2016, 5pm (GMT) About the Role We are looking to appoint two General Collections Assistants to work on a major collections rationalisation project in connection with the development of the University Collections Facility.

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Information Studies Vacancy at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Post: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Information Studies, School of Information Management Location: Pipitea Campus, University of Wellington, New Zealand Reference No.: 1289 Closing date: Sunday 13 November 2016, Midnight (NZ) An exciting opportunity to undertake teaching and research of high quality in Information Studies within the School of Information Management whilst establishing relationships with external practitioner communities.

HSBC UK Corporate Archivist Vacancy

Post: UK Corporate Archivist Contract: Permanent, Full-time Location: London Closing date: Friday 4 November 2016, 09:00 This is an exciting opportunity to join HSBC's team of archivists spanning London, Hong Kong, Paris and New York. The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the unit's activities.

Call for Submissions for PhD Workshop hosted by PERICLES

As part of the 'Acting on Change: New Approaches and Future Practices in Digital Preservation' conference later this year, the PERICLES project will host a PhD workshop on 2 December 2016. PhD students who are pursuing research related to the challenges of digital preservation are warmly invited to participate. This workshop will provide doctoral students a rare opportunity to learn, develop, and share their research ideas in a highly competent, critical but supportive environment.

Vacancy for Data Protection Manager with Sky

Sky are looking for a full time permanent Data Protection Manager. Title - Data Protection Manager (Information Governance) Location - England, Middlesex  Position type - Full time, Permanent Closing Date - Ongoing Reference Number - 32440 Check the vacancy page for more details and to apply Sky is currently actively searching for a Data Protection Manager to work within Information Governance, to focus on delivering privacy and data governance projects within Sky.

Vacancy for Time-based Media Conservator with Tate

Tate are looking for a full time, fixed term Conservator. Job - Conservator, Time-based Media Type - Full time, Fixed term (12 months) Salary - £30,000 per annum Closing date - 4 September 2016, midnight See the vacancy for more information. Tate are seeking a time based media conservator to work within the Time Based Media Conservation team supporting a dynamic programme of loans, acquisitions and collection care.

Collections as Data Symposium – Library of Congress 27 September

Learn How Researchers and Librarians Use Collections as Data at Library of Congress - Free and Open to the Public This event will be live-streamed. Collections as Data: Stewardship and Use Models to Enhance Access September 27, 2016The Library of CongressThomas Jefferson BuildingCoolidge Auditorium10 First Street, SEWashington, DC 20540 For more details, a full programme, and to register, visit the event wepage here.

Vacancy for full time permanent Research Data Manager with University of Salford

University of Salford are looking for a permanent, full time Research Data Manager. Salary - Grade 7 (£31,655 - £37,768) Type - Permanent, Full time Location - Main Salford Campus Application deadline - 4 September 2016 Reference: 1573754 See the vacancy notice for more information The University Library is looking to appoint a highly motivated individual to the position of Research Data Manager.