(January 3, 2018)
Paid spring internship for a graduate student or recent graduate in the New York area.
Founded in 1979, the Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York, Inc. (ART) is a not-for-profit organization representing a diverse group of more than 400 archivists, librarians and records managers in New York metropolitan area. It is one of the largest local organizations of its kind in the United States with members representing more than 160 repositories.
The intern will begin the initial stages of processing the ART archives on-site at the New York Philharmonic Archives where they are currently stored. This is an opportunity for a new professional to gain first-hand experience with creating an inventory of archival material and establishing a plan for future use.
This is a temporary, paid position working approximately 8-15 hours per week for $20/hour (exact schedule will be set by candidate). The internship will start in late January and last through May 2018.
Extremely organized and detail-oriented.
One semester of archives processing experience.
Basic knowledge of issues regarding preservation, conservation, and archive/collection management.
Please send Resume and Cover Letter to Katherine Martinez at firstname.lastname@example.org.