Curatorial Project Internship - Unpaid
As a Curatorial Intern, you will be provided hands-on experience in the area of curatorial inventory processes, as well as researching and developing interpretation materials related to The Library’s curatorial collection. This is an unpaid internship.
You will be provided learning opportunities for fundamental growth with hands-on experience and overall exposure in several areas of curatorial work, project management, research, and communication skills. The Curatorial Intern will learn standard practices for preserving material culture and archival materials.
Education: Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s or Master’s program pursuing a degree in Museum Studies, American Studies, History, or a related field.
Educational Milestones: In this role, you will have the opportunity to grow in your educational milestones by learning:
- Standard practices for preserving material culture and archival materials.
- Project management through researching, planning, and implementing the curatorial inventory project.
- How to develop and demonstrate effective communication skills in a work environment through team meetings and through contact with The Library Board’s Curatorial subcommittee members.
- Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s or master’s program pursuing a degree in Museum Studies, American Studies, History, or a related field.
- Requires independent transportation to library
- Must be able to work independently and proactively
- Able to prioritize and coordinate multiple tasks effectively.
- Must be willing to receive and provide feedback in order to learn and grow professionally.
- Able to interact positively with employees and management.
- Must be 18 years of age or older.
You will be required to complete an Application/Letter of Agreement and an Internship Opportunity Form based on the internship you are seeking to participate.
Dauphin County Library SystemHarrisburg, PA
TechnologyView All Dauphin County Library System Jobs
You Already Have an Account
We're sending an email you can use to verify and access your account.
If you know your password, you can go to the sign in page.