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Job vacancy: Librarian and archivist

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 December 2013 17:09
Published on Thursday, 28 November 2013 13:07

The RAS is currently inviting applications from suitably-qualified individuals for the position of Librarian and Archivist, to start in spring 2014.

library tnThe main RAS libraryThe Librarian and Archivist will have responsibility for the Society's world-class library of books, manuscripts and periodicals relating to astronomy and geophysics. The library also contains internationally significant items including rare books, portraits and illustrations, and historic correspondence (including the Herschel Archive), holding over 5,000 items published before 1851.

Prospective applicants should consult the full job advert. The deadline for receipt of applications is 31 December 2013, with interviews scheduled to be held on 23 January.