Digitization Coordinator


Pueblo City-County Library District Central Library

Application Deadline:

Type

Corporate / junior

Location

100 E Abriendo Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004

Pueblo

United States

Location

United States

Pueblo

Type

Corporate / junior

Application Deadline:


The Digitization Coordinator works under the supervision of the Manager of Special Collections and Museum Services and works closely with the Librarian Archivist and Special Collections staff. As a team member of the Special Collections and Museum Services Department the position works with volunteers and with staff from other departments. This position also represents the Library as a knowledgable professional, providing excellent customer service to customers, businesses and organizations.

In this position you will:

  • Convert archival materials to digital format using a high-resolution scanner.
  • Provide expertise in handling fragile and rare archival materials.
  • Prepare materials within set standards for scanning.
  • Record and maintain technical, item, and structural metadata.
  • Upload metadata and scanned images into CONTENTdm.
  • Conduct quality control checks as needed on scanned images, transcriptions, and metadata.
  • Create limited amounts of transcriptions and metadata for historical collections as needed.
  • Provide coverage at the Special Collections and InfoZone Customer Service Desks as needed. May conduct digitization work while at desk.
  • Assist customers by providing department tours and instruction on use of interactive exhibits in the InfoZone Museum.
  • Process payment transactions at the InfoZone Museum desk, operates cash register, accurately makes change, may process credit card transactions and provide receipts.
  • Operate technical equipment in the InfoZone Theater to show movies and assist with outside organization programs in the department.
  • Maintain archival storage of materials and shelving of archival and genealogical material.
  • Perform collection research and document delivery/obituary research as needed.