Archives Intern (Spring 2019)
(November 19, 2018)
The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation is seeking a current or recent MSLIS graduate student for an archives internship. The 12-week internship requires a minimum commitment of 2-3 days a week within one of the time periods listed below. Exact start and finish dates are flexible. Interns will receive an hourly stipend, and academic credit is encouraged and supported.
Under supervision of the Director of Archives and Scholarship and Assistant Archivist, possible projects include:
Arrange, describe, and rehouse archives materials
Create finding aids and/or digital object records in ArchivesSpace
Assist with digitization of archival materials and metadata entry
Assist with research appointments and other duties as assigned
Application deadline for Spring 2019 internship: Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Applicants are encouraged to apply early. Qualified applicants may be contacted and interviewed prior to deadline. Please visit the Foundation website for a full description of the internship and application instructions
If interested, please email a resume, cover letter, and two (2) references. Include the position title in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls.