Job Opening Title:
[Extended] Director for Special Collections
Name of Employer:
University of Texas at Arlington Libraries
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Minimum Degree Requirement:
An MLS or equivalent degree from an American Library Association accredited institution or a master’s degree in history or related discipline.
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The Director for Special Collections and Archives leads UTA Libraries’ Special Collections and Archives. This includes the development and implementation of strategic and operational goals that embrace open archives and a progressive role for special collections and archives in the student experience and faculty research. Collaboration with colleagues within UTA Libraries and across UTA is critical for strategic initiatives to promote access and discovery, experiential learning, open scholarship, and diverse public engagement. The director must demonstrate a commitment to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion initiatives that grow and develop our staff, collections, and outreach to our community.