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Humanist Archives: June 26, 2019, 3:15 p.m. Humanist 33.107 - research librarian (London)

                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 107.
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        Date: 2019-06-26 13:52:16+00:00
        From: Locker,Anne 
        Subject: Vacancy: Research Librarian, Institution of Engineering and Technology

The Institution of Engineering and Technology
Savoy Place/Savoy Hill House, London

Research Librarian
Circa £30,000 - £37,000 per annum
Permanent, Full-time

We are looking for a Research Librarian to join the IET Family!

We are the IET and we inspire, inform and influence the global
engineering community to engineer a better world. As a diverse home
across engineering and technology, we share knowledge that helps make
better sense of the world in order to solve the challenges that matter.
The IET Library and Archives team works to make the IET’s Designated
collections accessible to audiences across the world.

You will be a qualified information professional, with a passion for
making collections discoverable and relevant to a wide audience. You
will be responsible for managing and developing the IET Library’s
research service, and working with library users to facilitate access to
our collections and services. You will also be responsible for the
ongoing management of the IET’s unique library of rare books. This is an
exciting opportunity to develop your professional knowledge and skills
while working with a collection of national and international
significance in engineering and technology.

Main responsibilities

-- Develop a proactive research service as part of the wider
Knowledge Services strategy
-- Train and supervise Library staff to respond to information
-- Facilitate training sessions, in person and online, for end users
-- Identify and implement new research tools
-- Manage and catalogue the IET’s rare book collections, in
conjunction with the IET Archivists
-- Contribute to the provision of Library and Archives Reading
Room services, including desk cover, retrieval of off-site material,
tours and events, document supply, enquiries, and researcher visits

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Anne Locker, Library and Archives
Manager alocker@theiet.org

To apply please send your CV to opportunities@theiet.org

The closing date for applications is Monday 1 July 2019.

Anne Locker
Library and Archives Manager
T:  +44 (0)20 7344 8436

Visit our website http://www.theiet.org/library
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IET Library and Archives, Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL

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