Volunteer Opportunity

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts: Research Assistant

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The Morgan Library & Museum | New York, NY
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The Morgan Library & Museum


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Times of Day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Responsibilities & Duties: The Department of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts seeks a highly skilled individual with an academic background in medical art history to fact-check records in the Morgan's online catalog, Corsair. This fact-checking is to ensure that the data is accurate and reflects the latest scholarship in the field. Research involves reading books and articles, often in French or German, and recommending changes in the bibliography, or the Corair record, or both.

Qualifications:

  • PhD in medieval art history
  • Knowledge of late medieval paleography
  • Reading knowledge of French and German
  • Experience with medieval manuscripts

Responsibilities & Duties: The Department of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts seeks a highly skilled individual with an academic background in medical art history to fact-check records in the Morgan's online catalog, Corsair…

Details at a glance

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  • Training Provided

How To Apply

The amount of time a volunteer will work per week varies with the particular position. Most positions require an average of one day per week. All volunteer positions require a minimum time commitment of one year.

Send Cover Letter and Resume to: Constance Harris, Volunteer Services Department at:

charris@themorgan.org


The Morgan Library & Museum is committed to diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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The amount of time a volunteer will work per week varies with the particular position. Most positions require an average of one day per week. All volunteer positions require a…

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