Sr. Archivist, Oral History Projects, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Original Post

Los Angeles, CA

DESCRIPTION The Academy Oral History Projects Sr. Archivist is responsible for the archival management and digital archiving of the department’s Visual History Program audiovisual recordings, processing incoming oral history collections from partner organizations, and overall collection management. Primary duties include: cataloging, processing, and digital preservation planning of oral history recordings, management of departmental records, and assisting with access planning, controlled vocabulary development, post-production and the planning and implementation of a digital archive of oral histories. Continue reading

Recording and Archive Internship, StoryCorps

Internship (Fall/Winter 2017)
Brooklyn, NY

Most people know StoryCorps from the 3-minute clips heard on NPR every Friday morning, or perhaps the animations seen on POV and PBS. Few realize that StoryCorps has a robust archival collection that is carefully maintained by the Recording and Archive Department.

The StoryCorps Recording & Archive Department maintains the in-house archive, coordinates transfers of materials to the Library of Congress, and manages the upkeep of recording venues and equipment. The Recording & Archive team is looking for interns to assist with the management of its archive, database, and audio recording equipment. Continue reading

Archival Internship, Museum of Chinese in America

Internship (Fall 2017)
Part-Time (20 hours/week)
New York, NY

The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is seeking 3-4 part-time (at least 20 hours per week) Archival Project Interns in Fall 2017.

The Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is the leading institution dedicated to preserving and presenting the history and culture of Chinese in America. Located in the heart of New York Chinatown, MOCA’s Collections & Research Center provides unique access to the images, papers, oral histories and artifacts which document the story. Continue reading