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Ad Age TalentWorks
This site includes a listing of multimedia positions in advertising.

AIGA National Job Forum
American Institute of Graphic Art's site for graphic design job seekers.

This site lists positions for design management, exhibit design, graphic design, interactive design, interior design and 3-D design.

On this site you must register before you can search for multimedia job listings on the West Coast.

If you are searching for a graphic design or a multimedia design job in Texas, this is the place. Job listings are updated weekly.

NYFA Interactive (New York Foundation for the Arts)
NYFA "Jobs in the Arts" site is a free national online source for jobs and internships in the arts. New jobs are posted daily.

Artisan Talent
This site lists jobs in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Indianapolis for 2-D designers, illustrators, writers, etc.

Fashion Career Center
You can post your resume on this site and search a job database.

Creative Freelancers
Positions in art direction, design, graphic production, IT, web development, writing, editing, proofreading, translating, illustration, photography, marketing and general employment are listed on this site.

Society of American Silversmiths
You can post your resume for free on this site if you are a member of the SAS. If you are not a member, you can post your resume for 6 months for a fee of $25. Jobs are listed, but haven't been updated since 2002.

Art Career Net
Free for job searching and resume posting. This site lists jobs in museums, art galleries, educational institutions and multi-disciplinary organizations as well as other art-related businesses/concerns worldwide.Registration is required, but it is free.

Craig's List
Lists design and IT jobs from all over the US.

Art Calendar
Lists only a few employment opportunities, but this is an excellent source of information on grants and fellowships, internships, juried shows, residencies, artist's colonies, and studio space competititons. Art Calendar is published monthly and can be found in the Library. You have to subscribe to the magazine to get access to all of the website.

Free sign-up for for freelance and contract project work in Web design and development, graphic design, illustration and more.

Art Job
Search for full- & part-time employment, internships, grants, public art projects, residencies -- you can search by region, art discipline, type of organization, and more! FEE: $25 for 3 months, $40 for 6 months, $75 for 1 year.

Global Art Jobs
Global Art Jobs is constantly updated with international art jobs and opportunities. Subcriptions are $16.00 for 4 months and $28.00 for 12 months. With your subscription you are entitled to a free CV listing for the duration of the subscription.

Art Deadlines List
Art Deadlines list is a monthly newsletter(sent in paper form by mail or sent via e-mail) with several hundred announcements every month, including art jobs, scholarships, grants, and residencies. 12 month subsciptions for individuals are $36.00 by mail or $20.00 by e-mail

Higher Education [top]

The Chronicle of Higher Education Career Network
Jobs listed from more than 960 community colleges, colleges, and universities. Also lists positions outside academe. This site is updated daily and no job listing is older than 30 days. Print copies of The Chronicle of Higher Education, which is published weekly, can be found in the CAA Library.

Higher Ed Jobs On-line
Faculty and staff positions at 656 U.S. colleges and universities. Click on "faculty positions" and then click on "fine and applied arts."

CAA Careers Positions Listing (College Art Association)
To access CAA Career Center, you must be a member of the College Art Association, and log in with a personal ID and a password. Lists college and university teaching positions in studio art and art history, plus some curatorial and arts administration positions.

Academic Employment Network
This site lists positions available in colleges, and in primary and secondary educational institutions, for faculty, staff, and administrative professionals. Also contains links to various college and university websites, and to other employment websites.

Women In Higher Education
Lists academic positions from the most recent issue of Women in Higher Education. Click on "Career Connections".

Education Week's Career Community offers K-12 positions.

Academic Keys
http://www.www.academic keys.com
Academic Keys is a resource for those looking for their first academic job, as well as those who are well established but seek a change in their career.

Art & Education
Art & Education reaches an international network of more than 70,000 visual-art professionals and academics on a daily basis. Its news digest -- Art & Education announcements -- distributes information about some of the world's most important contemporary art exhibitions, publications, and symposia taking place within educational contexts, as well as academic employment postitions available in the visual arts for a fee.

Architecture [top]

American Institute of Architects Career Resources
Contains hundreds of employment opportunities, as well as postings from those seeking employment. Job listings are categorized by specialty to help you locate ideal positions easily. If you prefer, you can even search the listings geographically.

American Planning Association
Lists jobs in planning and allied fields.

American Society of Landscape Architects
This site lists exhibition announcements, competitions, grant and scholarship opportunities, internship opportunities, and Job Links.

Cyburbia is sponsored by the University at Buffalo Department of Urban and Regional Planning. Under "Resource Directory" you can find links to other planning sites that have job postings.

Museum Positions [top]

Museum Jobs
Lists museum jobs in United States and international jobs.

Museum Resource Board
This site contains a database of current museum jobs. The database is fully searchable and can be sorted by type of job, name of institution, city and state, job name, and date posted. All jobs have expirations dates and expire automatically. Also has a searchable internship database.

American Association of Museums Aviso Career Center
. On the AAM's new "Museum Careers" site, the job search is free, but you have to be an AAM member if you want to post your resume or get e-mail notices when new jobs are posted. The Library receives the print copy of Aviso, which is published monthly.

Museum Employment Resource Center
Position listings in US Museums and other cultural resources institutions.

Museum Job Resources Online
This site provides links to various museum employment resources.

General Employment Sites [top]

Career Shop
Career Builder
Government Jobs
Look under "Leisure Services" for listings in cultural arts

Idealist: Action Without Borders
Best nonprofit career center on the web with hundreds of jobs and internships listed from around the world. Also has links to other sites with positions in the nonprofit sector.

Escape Artist
Job opportunities in fun and exotic places. On this site, you can search for positions by region, country, or job category.

Artist Residencies [top]

Listing of Artist Residencies in North America from the Cranbrook Academy of Art