The New York Public Library is one of the world’s great public research libraries. Its four research centers provide opportunities for engagement with in-depth and unique collections, inspirational reading rooms, exhibitions, programs, and a range of research services. The Collections and Research Services Department is responsible for establishing a unified strategic vision for NYPL’s Research Collections, including aligning budget resources to support and enhance collecting priorities; formulating and implementing a clear, responsible collection management and preservation plan for the lifecycle of all research collection material; and coordinating the development and assessment of research services and systems that position the Library as a vital resource to support learning, creativity, scholarship, and enterprise.
The Collections and Services Analyst will contribute to promoting and supporting a culture of assessment and a data driven approach to planning and achieving strategic objectives in these areas. The position will work in partnership with leadership staff within the department as well as with staff across the Library to document the value and impact of NYPL’s Research Libraries.
Master’s degree in Library and Information Science or advanced degree in relevant analytical discipline preferred.
Research Library Environment