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Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Volunteer Cataloger Needed - MN
Forecast Public Art
Program and Administrative Associate
Hours: 5 to 10
hours per week
– August 2012 (flexible)
a volunteer cataloger to assist with the classification overhaul and
maintenance of their Public Art Library. Housed in Forecast’s office, the
Public Art Library maintains a non-circulating collection of more than 2,000
print, digital, and multimedia materials from the field of public art. With a
collection as diverse as the field of public art itself, the library includes
exhibition catalogs, artist monographs, journals and periodicals, reference
materials, public art maps and guides, and DVDs.
responsibilities will include:
·Oversee the physical and digital transition
of a 2,000 volume collection into Library of Congress classification system ·Catalog unique/original items including
public art maps, guides, and work samples ·Process incoming materials
·Some experience/education in cataloging and
library science ·Familiar with a Mac OS environment and
LibraryThing.com ·Interest in the field of public art ·Motivated, curious, self-starter
unpaid, but experience may be applied toward credit or work experience.
Please send a brief letter of interest, resume, and two references to
Amelia. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Name: Amelia Foster
Address: 2300 Myrtle Ave Suite 160, St. Paul, MN 55114