Opportunities

Library Futures Community Fellow

Title: Library Futures Community Fellow
Position Type: Fellowship
Stipend: $4,000/month + $2,000 travel (if safe to do so) or conference budget
Hours/week: 20-25 hours/week for 6 months
Location: Remote, with supervision in Boston

Library Futures is seeking to hire our first Community Fellow to energize our 30+ institution coalition and help create models for community sustainability and accountability in service of our mission of equitable access to knowledge. Together with our Executive Director, you will conduct research and craft a plan for global engagement for knowledge institutions and individuals of all types. 

We’re looking for a self-motivated and highly collaborative person with a great sense of humor. Flexibility, kindness, creativity, a positive attitude, and focus on the big picture – with an attention to detail – are key to success in this role. 

Your relevant skills and experience

Additional Details

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and expressly invite all qualified applicants, particularly people of color.

Please send your resume or CV and a 3 paragraph statement of interest to info@libraryfutures.net by February 21, 2022.

Library Futures Policy Fellow

Position Type: Fellowship
Stipend: $4000/month for 6 months + $2000 travel (if safe to do so) or conference stipend
Hours/week: 20
Location: Remote, with supervision in Boston

If you love digital library policy and copyright and want the opportunity to work on the cutting edge of both, we hope you’ll consider joining Library Futures Institute as our first Policy Fellow. Together with our Executive Director, the Board, and the policy community, you will turn ideas into action, working to coordinate a leading advocacy organization for knowledge in the service of the public good.

As a new nonprofit organization fighting for the digital rights of libraries, we seek a recent graduate of a law or policy program who is highly collaborative with a strong orientation toward getting things done. As policy fellow, you will coordinate our policy community, help draft position papers, support the Board’s work with law school clinics, advise on legislation, and help drive the next era of library policy for the public.

Your relevant skills and experience

Additional Details

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and expressly invite all qualified applicants, particularly people of color.

Please send your resume or CV and a 3 paragraph statement of interest to info@libraryfutures.net by February 25, 2022.