Archivist and Special Collections Librarian

at University of Idaho Library (view profile)
Published January 17, 2024
Location Moscow, Idaho, Idaho
Category Academic  
Job Type Full-time  
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Cover Letter Requirements Required
Education Requirements Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited library program or the equivalent.
Minimum Compensation in Local Currency 58000
Hourly or Salary? Salary


The Archivist and Special Collections Librarian, in collaboration with the department head, leads prioritization, planning, and action for preservation and access of collections donated to the repository. The position oversees that public research tools are maintained and of consistent quality, as well as the internal records used for tracking donations. The position works across campus to build relationships with teaching faculty to increase the use of archival resources in university courses. The position supports departmental efforts which includes reference, instruction, and community outreach.

This is a 12-month, fiscal year, tenure track faculty position.

Come join a cohort of new librarians--we've recently hired 3 new tenure-track faculty librarians and are looking to hire 3 more--contributing to our innovative and recently reorganized library! For more on the positions, the library, the University of Idaho, and our community, see our faculty opportunities page here: