Wilmington, DE: PT Processing Archivist, Hagley Museum & Library

Job Opening Title: Processing Archivist – Part Time

Employer Name: Hagley Museum and Library

Job Location: Wilmington, DE

Application Deadline:

Link to job posting: https://www.indeedjobs.com/hagley-museum-and-library/_hl/en_US?cpref=JXWAtnzf3XW5aRnY2g_zos_1WAXHb5RL9P0KZVrlypQ

Years of experience required: 2

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: Position Description:
The Processing Archivist is responsible for arranging and describing Hagley’s manuscript and archival collections according to standard archival principles. The Processing Archivist will also assist with other duties related to managing, preserving, and providing access to Hagley’s archival collections, including cataloging and reference.

Specific Duties:


•Arrange, describe, and re-house manuscript and archival collections according to standard archival principles.
•Create EAD finding aids using Archivists’ Toolkit or other archives management tool


•Create MARC records for archival collections using the library’s OPAC
•Utilize controlled vocabularies and make contributions to NACO
•Monitor developments in the library community’s move to a post-MARC environment.

Master’s in Library and Information Science or equivalent, plus some prior archival experience. Must have excellent writing and organizational skills; ability to work independently; must have valid driver’s license, be able to climb ladders and lift up to 40 lbs. Subject knowledge relevant to Hagley’s archival collections is a plus.