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Library/Archives Intern, The Roxbury Latin School, Boston, MA

The Roxbury Latin School seeks a responsible and energetic intern to work with the librarian processing archival materials, digitizing materials, and performing general library tasks.

Availability: 1 position for the remainder of the academic year (January 2019  - May 2019)

Hours: Flexible (any hours per week during school hours 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

Salary: volunteer with possibility of paid internship in the summer of 2019/Fall 2019

Must be a current student in an ALA-accredited graduate program in library/information science. Ability to learn quickly, take initiative, and work independently required.

This position entails a background check.

Responsibilities:

  • Tag and coordinate digitized archival and born-digital materials
  • Scan print materials for digital asset management system and related delivery systems
  • Prepare and describe archival materials
  • Process archival and manuscript materials, unpublished and published, in analog and electronic formats
  • Catalog library materials for Follett Destiny (training supplied)
  • Perform other duties as required

Requirements: 

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to work with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to process digital media and born-digital files

To apply, please submit a resume and letter of interest to:

Christopher Heaton

Christopher.Heaton@RoxburyLatin.org

 

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