14.0199 job at OUCS (Oxon)

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                   Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 14, No. 199.
           Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

             Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2000 21:10:45 +0100
             From: Michael Fraser <mike.fraser@computing-services.oxford.ac.uk>
             Subject: Cataloguing Officer - Humbul Humanities Hub

    Humanities Computing Unit
    University of Oxford

    Cataloguing Officer
    Grade: RS1A
    GBP16,775 - GBP25,213

    The Humanities Computing Unit brings together prestigious local,
    national and international projects including the Oxford Text Archive,
    Humanities Computing Development Team, Text Encoding Initiative, and the
    Humbul Humanities Hub. Information about our work is available from

    The Humanities Computing Unit receives funding from the JISC to develop
    the Humbul Humanities Hub for the Resource Discovery Network. The Hub
    provides Web access to quality Internet resources for teaching and
    research in the humanities. See http://www.humbul.ac.uk/.

    We are seeking a Cataloguing Officer who will be responsible for providing
    support to our distributed contributors; creating, completing, and
    checking Internet resource descriptions; and promoting the Hub within the
    library communities. The ideal candidate will have a professional
    qualification in librarianship/information science and have an active
    interest in cataloguing Internet resources, particularly within the
    humanities; a good standard of Internet literacy, and an awareness of
    current metadata standards for resource discovery is also essential.

    This post is offered as a one-year contract in the first instance. We are
    currently seeking a further year's funding for this post.

    Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Michael Fraser, Head of Humbul
    (email: mike.fraser@oucs.ox.ac.uk; tel: 01865 283343).

    To apply, please obtain further details and an application form from Mrs
    Nicky Tomlin, Oxford University Computing Services, 13 Banbury Road,
    Oxford OX2 6NN. (Tel: 01865-273230, email: nicky.tomlin@oucs.ox.ac.uk).
    Further details are also available online at

    Completed applications must be received by 4.00 pm on 15th September 2000
    Interviews will be held during week commencing 2nd October.

        Dr Michael Fraser Email: mike.fraser@oucs.ox.ac.uk
        Head of Humbul Fax: +44 1865 273 275
        Humanities Computing Unit, OUCS Tel: +44 1865 283 343
        University of Oxford
        13 Banbury Road http://www.humbul.ac.uk/
        Oxford OX2 6NN DRH 2000: http://www.shef.ac.uk/~drh2000

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