We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled and motivated individual to join the Library's Special Collections & Archives section in the capacity of Science Fiction Collections Librarian. The Science Fiction collections contain over 40,000 books, critical works and periodical titles - one of the most extensive collections of Science Fiction material in the world - as well as the archives of some of the most important writers in the genre. As part of a small team, you will work to ensure the Science Fiction collections can be used to their full potential as a research resource. Duties will involve collection management and development; academic liaison and support; answering enquiries from a range of audiences; and promotion and outreach activities.
You should have a degree (or equivalent qualification or relevant professional experience). This post is to be appointed on a part time (working 0.7 FTE), fixed term basis for 12 months in the first instance.
Job Ref: 010277 Closing Date: 22 November 2018