Category Archives: Past Intern/Practicum Opportunities

Reference & Instructional Tutorial Practicum – University of the District of Columbia – Washington, DC

The University of the District of Columbia is seeking a MLIS student to help support its reference desk, as well as create instructional materials for its website. The ideal candidate: has a passion for helping people and unfaltering patience; is … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 Intern – George Washington Presidential Library – Washington, DC

INTERNSHIP FOR ARCHIVES The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon seeks one intern for summer 2018 to assist with the MVLA Archives. Terms to be decided. Collection Description: The archives of the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association holds the historic … Continue reading

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Summer 2018 Internship Opportunity (paid): Federal Judicial Center – Washington, DC

Vacancy Announcement Library Intern Information Services Office Federal Judicial Center Washington, DC 20002-8003 The Federal Judicial Center is the federal courts’ agency for research and continuing education. Congress established the Center in 1967 as a separate organization within the federal … Continue reading

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Fellowship in Archives – Salisbury University – Salisbury, MD

Fellowship in Archives: Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture, Salisbury University, Salisbury, Maryland. The Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture at Salisbury University welcomes applications from graduate students in good academic standing or … Continue reading

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Knowledge Management Internship – Internews – Washington, DC

Internews, an NGO, seeks an unpaid Intern to assist in the Knowledge Management program at They are building a global intranet, and are looking for someone who can work within their SharePoint platform and conduct some human-centered design exercises with … Continue reading

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CTA archivist Intern Opening Summer – Consumer Technology Association – Arlington, VA

Consumer Technology Association (CTA) / CES. Archivist Intern. Summer+ with pay. Arlington, VA. Crystal City Metro. https://cta.tech/Work-at-CTA/Career-Opportunities.aspx Basic Function of the Position:  To assist the librarians in capturing CTA’s almost 100 year history, both past and present. Critical Duties and … Continue reading

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World of Maps Conservation Internship – Smithsonian Libraries – Washington, MD

The Smithsonian Libraries has just opened an exciting paid internship opportunity for Fall of 2018 that is perfect for an emerging book or paper conservator. Please feel free to share! The Smithsonian Libraries is offering two four-month paid internships for … Continue reading

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Metadata Management Internship – University of Maryland, Baltimore – Baltimore, MD

This project is within our Metadata Management department working with the UMB Digital Archive (http://archive.hshsl.umaryland.edu/). The project will be to build a new collection of correspondence about the discovery of the cause of Yellow Fever between Walter Reed and James … Continue reading

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2018 AFC Bartis Folklife Internship – Library of Congress – Washington, DC

Summary The American Folklife Center works to preserve and present folklife through programs of research, documentation, archival preservation, reference services, live performance, exhibitions, publications, and training. The Folklife Internship provides professional development experiences related to documentation, archival practice, cultural heritage … Continue reading

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2018 Summer Internship – District Department of Transportation – Washington, DC

Library internship information is available at https://www.hutrc.org/internships. POSITION DESCRIPTION The District Department of Transportation is searching for an intern to assist the librarian with several projects, as well as day to day activities: Priority #1 Photo digitization project: We are currently … Continue reading

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