Los Angeles County Museum of Art Balch Art Research Library
Los Angeles, CA
Manage library acquisitions and inter-library loan functions
Process requests for book orders from curatorial and library staff using established book vendors; create order records in OCLC WorldShare (the library’s Integrated Library System); receive and accession gifts; process ILL requests in OCLC WorldShare; manage all library accounts and assist Head Librarian with annual budget; supervise library volunteers; perform reference desk duties as assigned.
4-year college degree, preferably in art history or related field
Experience with library databases
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Excellent organizational skills
1+ years of library experience preferred
To apply please email your resume with a brief cover letter to Alexis Curry: [email protected]
The Mr. and Mrs. Allan C. Balch Art Research Library maintains an extensive research-level collection of approximately 200,000 books, journals, and periodicals. This noncirculating collection consists of monographs on artists and specialized art subjects; art reference books; collection and exhibition catalogues of museums, galleries, and private collectors; scholarly periodicals in the field of art and related areas; current auction catalogues; artist files; and material in related fields of study.