Under the direction of the Manager of the Arts, the Curator of Prints is responsible for stewardship and management of the Boston Public Library’s large and diverse collection of
prints, drawings, and works on paper, spanning Old Master works through contemporary prints of the 21st century. Responsibilities include promoting the use, care, and servicing of the library’s print collection, including rare and unique print and manuscript material related to prints; researching and interpreting materials; providing specialized and complex reference services; and developing the print collection in support of the library’s collecting strategy and mission.
Manager of the Arts or delegate
Professional and support staff as assigned
Bachelor's degree from a recognized college or university and a master's degree in library and information science from an ALA accredited library school, or a master’s degree in Art History from an accredited college or university. Relevant subject knowledge and/or specialized training required. In exceptional instances specialized education, training, and/or experience may be substituted for part or all of the educational requirements.
Four years relevant experience from a library, museum, or other similar cultural heritage institution.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: PSA/P- 3
Hours per week: 35