Library Vacancies

Graduate Library Trainee 

 2 Positions

Closing Date : 19/01/2018

The post is a one-year fixed term training post designed for graduates carrying out a year of work experience and training prior to attending library school. The trainee is based in the Reading Room, but works with all Assistant Librarians. This enables the position holder to gain specific sectional experience and skills as well as developing an overall understanding of the links between the different sections and how the library fits together as a whole. The trainee is entirely integrated into the smooth running of the Library. The Library Trainee will be responsible to the Librarian and will work under the direction of the Assistant Librarian in charge of the Reading Room. A staff development programme is available for the trainee, along with other Graduate Library Trainees in the School of Advanced Study, and monitoring and feedback from that programme takes place. Find out more here

Scanner Operator 

Closing Date : 14/12/2017

The Warburg Institute has a one year fixed-term opportunity for a Scanner Operator to join their team.  This role, reporting to the Digital Librarian, is responsible for producing high quality scans of materials from the Institute’s collections as part of its digitization strategy. The Scanner Operator will work on the first of the Institute’s intended projects which will involve scanning several hundred books from the early twentieth century. Find out more here