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Thursday, May 30, 2019 10:04 PM | Laura DeMuro (Administrator)

Hebrew Cataloging Intern

(May 30,2019)

The Archives Intern will work under the supervision of the Project Manager to catalog Hebrew and English language audio materials from the collection after the digitization is completed. The intern will listen to the audio files and – along with information on the tape, its container and any other documents included – determine the content of the item and catalog accordingly. The intern will create archival descriptions; identify significant content in the archival material; establish name and subject access terms with Library of Congress controlled vocabularies; document the records in the collection management system and image any documents in the item containers. The internship may also involve physical processing, including arrangement of materials and basic conservation practices, such as rehousing.

To be eligible for the internship, the candidate must have cataloging experience, be fluent in Hebrew and English and have a general familiarity with and interest in 1960s society and culture. Experience with translation and audio transcription a plus. The stipend for the position is $6800. The position begins in early July.

Deadline for applications is June 15, 2019. Please send résumé and cover letter.

To Apply: PLease go to https://theriversidechurch.applytojob.com/apply/Tq7TZWEs6b/Hebrew-Cataloging-Intern

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