Corpus Christi, TX
|The Ed Rachal Foundation, a private non-profit foundation, is funding a digitization project in Corpus Christi, Texas. A Digital Archivist is needed to develop and implement a comprehensive digital archives program. This is a new and exciting position that has an opportunity to be part of a large digitization effort in South Texas. The Digital Archivist will have the ability to build and shape this initiative from the beginning.
The initial project for which the Digital Archivist is needed is to implement policies and procedures to enhance the accessibility and discoverability of over 200,000 photographs. The digitization center established for this initial project will be state of the art and will have the ability to serve the needs of the South Texas region. The successful candidate for this position will help shape the future of this digitization center to accept new projects. Continue reading
Full-Time (2 vacancies)
$66,510.00 to $86,460.00 / Per Year
Apply by June 28, 2017
You will serve as Digital Imaging Specialist, performing duties associated with the digitization and reformatting of original archival records and photographic intermediates for preservation and access, managing digital files, creating technical and administrative metadata, and producing physical media copies. These positions are located within the Archives 1 Processing Section, Research Services Textual Records Division located in Washington DC. Continue reading
Unpaid Internship – Apply by February 5, 2017
Full-Time, Temporary (35 hours/week, min. 2 months)
New York, NY
Applications are automatically pre-screened according to the published evaluation criteria of the job opening on the basis of the information provided by applicants. Applications cannot be amended following submission and incomplete applications shall not be considered. The selected candidate will be subject to a reference checking process to verify the information provided in the application. Continue reading
ALA Joblist Post
Paid Internship – Apply by January 31, 2017
Full-Time, Temporary (June 5-August 11, 2017)
$2,500 stipend & “access to affordable student housing”
DescriptionThe Frank and Peggy Steele Internship Program is a ten week experience that offers college students an opportunity to work alongside Museum and Library staff to gain hands-on professional training in a field that closely matches his/her major. Interns craft leadership and communication skills by attending career seminars hosted by Hall of Fame staff and community leaders and also by participating in thematic public speaking, research and writing assignments that directly relate to the fulfilling the mission of the organization. Departments including library research, curatorial, education, archives and collections management, development, multi-media and communications. In addition, interns learn and work in the company of baseball’s best-known personalities during the annual Hall of Fame Weekend and Induction Ceremony, held in Cooperstown each summer. Visit http://www.baseballhall.org/intern to apply.
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Lesbian Herstory Archives Internships
The Lesbian Herstory Archives (located in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NYC) is looking for graduate and undergraduate students with a demonstrated interest in Lesbian Studies, Women’s History or Lesbian Activism who are interested in library and/or archives studies
We have a number of exciting projects for the upcoming academic year working with video and audio collection cataloging, digitization and preservation, metadata management, processing special collections and cataloging books and periodicals. There will also be the opportunity to plan exhibits or events and to attend workshops and classes.
Interns will get to meet professionals in a wide variety of analogous fields and have many networking opportunities including site visits and guest lecturers.
All internships at LHA are unpaid. Volunteers are always welcomed. Retirees are encouraged to apply.