Metadata Librarian

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Created: December 6, 2011


Metadata Librarian

Princeton Theological Seminary is seeking a Metadata Librarian to assist with the production of metadata for a variety of digital projects.


Responsibilities include analyzing metadata requirements and specifications, creating and editing metadata documents, developing metadata crosswalks, facilitating outsourcing workflows, and performing quality control.


The successful candidate will be enthusiastic about collaborating with a small, cross-functional, agile team using the scrum framework. This position requires a master’s degree in Library Science, Information Science, or the equivalent, as well as understanding a wide variety of metadata standards (including AACR2, DOI, Dublin Core, EAD, HTML, MARCXML, METS, MODS, and TEI). Preferred qualifications include experience with XML and related standards such as CSS, DTD, SRU, XML Schema, XPath, XQuery, and XSLT as well as familiarity with relational and XML-native databases.

Application Information

We offer a pleasant, academic work environment in an attractive campus setting and a benefits package that includes 20 days vacation after one year of service. Interested candidates should send resume with salary requirement to:

PRINCETON THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY Human Resources Office 64 Mercer Street Princeton, NJ  08540 Fax: (609) 924-2973 E-Mail:

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer

Christine Schwartz XML Database Administrator Princeton Theological Seminary Library

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