Friday, March 28, 2008

Job notice

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:

Joy Birdsong

Sports Illustrated

1271 Ave. of the Americas, 32-318

New York, NY 10020


Fax: (212) 522-1719