This position focuses on the acquisition, accessioning, minimal processing, and selective reformatting of the Erwin Chemerinsky Papers and the UCI School of Law Records. Reporting to the Head of Special Collections and Archives and with direction from the Assistant University Archivist, processes (i.e. arranges, organizes, describes, and preserves) records related to the UCI Law 10th Anniversary Project in all formats, including digital, for public use. Performs historical research to support interview prompts for the Project's oral history component and subsequently stewards digital archival content (including uncompressed video assets) created by UCI Law for transfer into UCI Libraries digital asset management systems.Participates in the department's digital projects related to UCI Law, including: selection of appropriate materials for digitization; providing basic descriptive and technical metadata; applying knowledge of descriptive content standards and utilizing spreadsheets for ingest workflows; and editing, correcting, and performing quality control on digital objects. Serves as a work leader for student assistants performing public services and archival processing tasks for the UCI Law 10th Anniversary Project. May participate in library exhibits program.The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.Salary: Hourly $19.21Total Hours: M-FLimited Appt Position, 43%This position may be asked to work evening or weekend hours for special events. This position works in an alarm-controlled, high-security environment containing rare materials.Final candidate subject to background check.As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.Click here to see the Library website.View Job Description for the position requirements.
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