Approximate Date of Posting: September 15, 2017
Position: Archival Student Intern
Eligibility Currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program or have graduated
Location: Clearwater, Florida
Company/Organization Clearwater Public Library
Time Frame: 12 months
Compensation $8.10 – $13/hour based on Education Level
Source: Florida Library Jobs
Description: Archival Intern: The intern’s major responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, assisting with the Pinellas Memory Project and assisting with the creation and implementation of the Community Memory Project as directed by their supervisor. The intern may be assigned other projects as determined by their supervisor.
Activities related to the Pinellas Memory Project may include scanning, cataloguing, saving, manipulating and posting materials from the Clearwater Sun archive and Clearwater Historical Society. Activities related to the Community Memory Project may include assisting/instructing the public with scanning, cataloguing, saving, manipulating and posting historical materials.
Cataloguing Clearwater Sun photographs.
Approving catalogued photos for appearance in Pinellas Memory.
Splitting large .pdf files of multiple newspaper issues into single issues.
Re-housing the Clippings Collection.
Re-housing and organizing the Vertical File Collection.
POC: Karlen Harrison-Kane firstname.lastname@example.org 727-562-4970