Smithsonian Libraries Fall 2016 Internship Opportunities
Of possible interest to students in graduate library science and museum studies programs:
The Smithsonian Libraries has several great internship projects for Fall 2016! Most are part time opportunities in the DC area. Applications are open until August 5th, or until filled. Please see the full internship listings on our website (https://library.si.edu/Fall2016Internships) for additional information. While these are unpaid learning experiences, we are happy to work with students to help them obtain academic credit for their time if his/her school allows.
- Collections Management for Digitizing Monographs
- Graphic Design Internship
- Biodiversity Heritage Library Social Media & Digital Campaign Intern
- Biodiversity Heritage Library Product Development and Marketing Intern
Erin Clements Rushing
Glenstone, a museum of modern and contemporary art located 15 miles outside of Washington, DC, is seeking applications for the Library Collections Intern position.
Working under the supervision of the museum Librarian, the Library Collections Intern will be responsible for standardizing legacy library records in the museum’s collections management system, CollectiveAccess, and contribute to collection development. The projects will facilitate improved organization through the identification of items in the collection, as Glenstone prepares to transition the collection into the new library space in the future. Additional projects proposed by the intern are encouraged.
This is a part-time, temporary position of up to 30 hours per week, during regular business hours. There is flexibility in determining the intern’s weekly schedule.
The rate of pay is $15.00 per hour stipend and/or academic credit in line with graduate school requirements.
For more information on the position and the application process, please see the Glenstone Jobs Portal.
Date posted: June 30, 2016