The University of Cincinnati Libraries is seeking a Digital Lab Manager (a 3-year renewable position). The successful candidate will direct the operations of a digital lab in a university research library, including digitizing rare books, manuscripts and special collections, managing digitization projects and workflows, maintaining equipment and software, providing quality control, and supervising student assistants. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and diverse organization in a great university, great city, with high potential for interesting technical work.
Evaluation of candidates begins on September 21, 2017. The University of Cincinnati is an EE/AA employer. For more information and application instructions see: https://jobs.uc.edu/job/Cincinnati-Digital-Lab-Manager-OH-45201/425512200/.
Update to message posted earlier (9:17 am) today: Journals@UC is now available (as of approximately noon, EDT). All other library systems affected by the maintenance described in yesterday’s post were available by approximately 9 am this morning.
The planned network maintenance announced for 3 am to 8:30 am this morning (June 18, 2016) is complete. All library systems mentioned in this earlier post are available, except Journals@UC. Staff are actively working to bring that system up and this blog post will be updated when this issue is resolved.
Update – all systems affected by the storage outage (see description below) are now fully back online. Please contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Thank you.
(June 7th: 10:42 am)
The isilon storage array maintained by IT@UC had an outage last night. The storage system is back up, but some systems that use it are not. At the time of this blog post, the Digital Resource Commons (https://drc.libraries.uc.edu); the Digital Collections and Repositories website (https://digital.libraries.uc.edu), the Luna image and media repository (https://digital.libraries.uc.edu/luna), and Journals@UC (https://journals.uc.edu) are either down are not fully functional. Some development or test systems are also down. These systems are all in process of coming back online.
Scholar@UC (https://scholar.uc.edu) is up. This blog post will be updated when all systems are back online. You may contact email@example.com or Scholar@uc.edu with any questions. Thank you.
Scheduled maintenance has completed for the Digital Collections web site and the Luna Image and Media Repository, and services have been restored.
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The scheduled maintenance announced below is now complete and the Digital Collections site is available. (3/16/2015, 9:00 p.m.)
Continue reading Scheduled maintenance for Digital Collections site – completed
Scheduled maintenance has completed and the UC Digital Resource Commons (DRC) is available — drc.libraries.uc.edu. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Thank you.
Have you used the Cincinnati Subway and Street Improvements collection yet? See digital.libraries.uc.edu/subway. You’ll find the story of the unfinished Cincinnati subway and a map showing the route the subway would have taken, linked to the photographs themselves.
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Over 4000 records from two surname ranges missed in the original scanning project, Schoner-Schroeder and Tucker-Underheuser, have been added to the collection of birth and death records for the City of Cincinnati from 1865-1912. This completed collection now contains over 528,000 individual records and is an important resource for genealogists, as well as researchers in public health and epidemiology. Continue reading Cincinnati Birth and Death Records, 1865-1912: records added