Head Librarian, Phillips Library

Company Name: 

Peabody Essex Museum


161 Essex Street
Salem, MA 01970

Contact Name: 

Scott Stevens or Marilyn Hoffman





Job Description: 

Peabody Essex Museum seeks HEAD LIBRARIAN to help oversee venerable research library. OPPORTUNITY TO: lead 6 staff; work with Library Director on collecting, staffing, and digitization plans; increase accessibility to researchers, community; make Library more integral to PEM. QUALIFICATIONS: MLS, MLIS, or equivalent training/experience; 7+ years in libraries with MSS/archival collections; managerial competence; knows current practices; record of strategic/collections planning; community involvement; entrepreneurial leadership; fundraising. Nominations welcome.  FULL DETAILS, HOW TO APPLY: www.museum-search.com/open-searches. EOE.