Conservation & Book Arts Librarian — Wesleyan University

Wesleyan University is currently searching for a new Conservation & Book Arts Librarian to oversee the library’s conservation and preservation activities through the managing of the book conservation lab. Additionally, the selected candidate will build upon the existing foundations of working with faculty, classes, and students to create class sessions and learning opportunities related to book construction and other book arts topics. The Conservation & Book Arts Librarian will work within a newly formed Unique Collections department, where they will get to work closely with other collections’ managers that range from special collections, university archives, ethnographic collections, and world music collections. For full consideration, please apply by April 18, 2024, when the first review of applications will begin. Click here for the full posting and application process, or email Amanda Nelson at with questions.