Job: Librarian for Archival Management and Preservation

1/14/14 – Librarian for Archival Management & Preservation

NYU Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

“The incumbent will help manage acquisitions, care and access to NYUAD’s nascent archival collections and launch collecting processes for historical records of the University. The position involves significant collaborative work with library colleagues at NYUAD and NYU in New York, and across its global sites, as well as with faculty and students in those locations.  The work location is the Abu Dhabi campus on Saadiyat Island.  FYI: The campus is located

Sarah P’s comments:  NYU Abu Dhabi is now four years old and receiving mixed reviews.  I spoke with them at ALA when they were first opening. They were honest in saying that taking a job in Abu Dhabi did not mean you could then transfer back to the NYU US campus.  FYI: The campus is located off the island, a half hour outside of the city.

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