Under the direction of the Chief of Collections, the Research Collection Manager provides leadership and oversight to the Boston Public Library’s extensive research collection. The Research Collection manager creates and implements strategies related to research collection development, stewardship, storage, and access, and works with other institutions to explore collaborative collection relationships. The Research Collection Manger is responsible for oversight of the Library’s off-site storage facility at the City of Boston Archival Center.
Chief of Collections
Professional and support staff
Scope of Responsibility
Bachelor’s degree from a recognized college or university and a master’s degree in library science from an ALA accredited library school. Relevant subject knowledge and/or specialized training required. In exceptional instances specialized education, training, and/or experience may be substituted for a part or all of the educational requirements.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: PSA/P-5
Hours per week: 35