Digital Collection Intern

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The Scottsdale Public Library

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Position Title

Digital Collection Intern

Institution Name

The Scottsdale Public Library

Job Location

Civic Center Library

3839 N. Drinkwater Blvd

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Description

The Scottsdale Public Library’s Metadata Services Department has an unpaid Digital Collection internship available to University of Arizona School of Information students in the MLIS degree program. This is an exciting opportunity to gain experience in managing digital content and metadata in a public library setting with the focus on the history of the City of Scottsdale. The intern will be working with the Library’s Polaris Digital Database and will be responsible for preparing digital content in various formats and cataloging that content using library principles of classification and access.

To apply, please contact Brandon Chapman (see below). Applicants will interview with the Internship Supervisor, and if accepted will be required to complete a background screening as part of the City of Scottsdale Intern application process.

Hours

135 hours

Internship Supervisor

Richard Howley

Librarian II

Metadata Services

Scottsdale Public Library

Contact/Questions

Brandon Chapman

Supervisor of Volunteers

Scottsdale Public Library-Civic Center

480-312-2530 bchapman@scottsdaleaz.gov

Expiration Date

December 1, 2018

Paid: 

No

Deadline: 

Saturday, December 1, 2018
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