Metadata Librarian, Digital Assets and Reparative Description

  • Full Time
  • Hanover, NH
  • Applications have closed

Dartmouth College

The Digital Assets and Reparative Description Librarian will work with multiple departments to improve resource description in several key areas, including the identification of reparative metadata opportunities and working with records at scale across various formats and platforms.  This position will work closely with colleagues in Cataloging and Metadata Services, Acquisitions and Collection Development, and Digital by Dartmouth (DxDL) to improve discovery of library resources.  This work includes a focus on reparative metadata, digital collections metadata, and electronic resources metadata with regular contributions to MARC record creation and maintenance for all formats.

Bring your unique skills, grow them through professional development and engagement, and help us empower students by unlocking their individual potential.

As a potential staff member at Dartmouth Libraries, you will be joining our organization at a pivotal moment. After consulting and collaborating with our academic community, campus partners, and library colleagues, Dartmouth Libraries have a new strategic direction – Research Engine, Powering Knowledge. Grounded in our Purpose and Vision, this strategic framework supports us in achieving our goals and aspirations. Those aspirations are to:

Empower students by unlocking individual potential
Accelerate advanced research
Elevate scholarship with powerful research tools and methods and
Amplify Dartmouth’s impact across the scholarly ecosystem


You can learn more about the position and apply at:

Hiring range: $64,300  – $80,300 

Do you have questions?

Contact Bryan Ricupero, [email protected]

Review of applications will begin 7.11.24, and will continue until the position is filled.

About Dartmouth: Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world’s greatest academic institutions. The Dartmouth Libraries is dedicated to supporting teaching, learning, and research and works in partnership with the students and faculty of the School of Arts & Sciences, the Thayer School of Engineering, the Tuck School of Business, the Geisel School of Medicine, and the Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies. Dartmouth Libraries is supported by a highly committed staff of about 145. The Dartmouth Libraries is a member of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation, the Association of Research Libraries, CRL, NERL, HathiTrust, CLIR/DLF, and the Library Publishing Coalition.

Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.