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LINGUIST List 19.3049

Wed Oct 08 2008

Jobs: English & Dialectology: Project Worker, British Library

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        1.    British Library, English & Dialectology: Project Worker, British Library, London, UK


Message 1: English & Dialectology: Project Worker, British Library, London, UK
Date: 06-Oct-2008
From: British Library <bl-recruitmentbl.uk>
Subject: English & Dialectology: Project Worker, British Library, London, UK
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University or Organization: British Library
Department: Social Sciences Collections and Research
Job Location: London, United Kingdom
Web Address: http://www.bl.uk
Job Rank: Project Worker

Specialty Areas: Sociolinguistics; Dialectology

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

This is your chance to join the British Library and engage with an
important national collection. Enhancing existing catalogue records and
supporting the development of an online database, you'll build on our
hugely impressive portfolio of resources and services for studying English
accents and dialects. You'll also help us improve the accessibility of the
internationally renowned BBC Voices Recordings for a worldwide audience of
learners and researchers.

With a degree in a relevant subject, you'll be familiar with research in
the field of English sociolinguistics. You'll also need word processing and
general IT skills, plus the ability to work both independently and
collaboratively in order to meet deadlines and support colleagues.

For further information, please visit
http://gs10.globalsuccessor.com/fe/tpl_britishlibrary01.asp?newms=jj&id=62129

BL recruitment ref: S&C00140

Application Deadline: 31-Oct-2008

Web Address for Applications: http://www.bl.uk/recruitment
Contact Information:
British Library
Email: bl-recruitmentbl.uk
Phone: 01937546125
Fax: 01937546185
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