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