I haven’t been cross posting job offerings from the NewsLib listserv, but got a direct request to post this one:
The Sports Illustrated library has an opening for full-time research librarian. The library provides both reference and in-depth research for Sports Illustrated reporters and writers.
–M.L.S. from ALA accredited school preferred.
–Experience working in a news or special library.
–Extensive experience using various databases (including Nexis, Dialog, Factiva, Autotrack and Accurint) and the internet.
–Knowledge of standard print reference sources.
–Familiarity with cataloging, database design and construction (specifically Inmagic or Filemaker Pro) and archival preservation are also a plus.
Applicant should have excellent communication skills, be creative, flexible and have a broad knowledge of sports.
Please send resumes to:
1271 Ave. of the Americas, 32-318
New York, NY 10020
Fax: (212) 522-1719