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Exciting opportunity to work with the established archives of a small
federal agency in convenient downtown DC.* * Seeking a certified,
experienced archivist with knowledge of archival standards and practices, as
well as expertise archiving a variety of professional materials including
reports, press releases, correspondence, legislative documents, and

You will:

•      Work in a friendly setting in a combined Library and Archives

•      Process manuscripts and audio visual materials according to the
agency's outline and collection requirements

•      Develop finding aids

•      Oversee the digitization of small collections, including scanning,
OCR, and indexing

•      Maintain the agency’s legislative history, including research and
retrieval of relevant documents

•      On occasion, design historic exhibits

•      Respond to historic research requests

Your education and experience:

•      Archivist certification is preferred.

•      Completion of graduate level courses in records management, archives
administration, or a related field.

•      Direct experience processing and preferably managing archival

•      Knowledge of the legislative process and the retrieval of legislative
documents are preferred but not required.

•      Knowledge of the methods and materials used in the care and
preservation of permanent records.

•      Understanding of historical research methods and the ability to
perform such research.

•      Ability to design historic exhibits, including planning, research,
design, and overseeing of execution.

•      Good communication skills and the ability to work independently.

•      Knowledge of Microsoft Access and database design is preferred.

•      Knowledge of web design and maintenance, especially using
Dreamweaver, is preferred.

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LSSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Aimee Babcock-Ellis
Graduate Assistant
Nonprint Media Services Library
University of Maryland College Park
301-405-9236  fax 301-314-9419
(cell) 518-225-7127
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