Digitization Specialist / Still Image - Duke University Libraries
Description: Produces digital surrogates of books, manuscripts, audio, and moving image material from Library and other University holdings. Creates images and surrogates according to deadlines and at specified levels of quality to meet Libraries’ goals for preserving collections and providing online resources. The Digitization Specialist, Still Image provides specialized support for still image material (including but not limited to photographs, negatives, early manuscripts and papyri) in the Library’s Digital Production Center (DPC) utilizing both full spectrum and multispectral imaging equipment and techniques.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher in Photography (or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience). Two years experience using professional level digitization equipment in a production environment; a demonstrable understanding of still image capture in a cultural heritage environment; awareness of FADGI guidelines.