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Information Resources Center Intern Needed (Spring 2015). Available now.

Information Resources Center Intern Needed (Spring 2015)

Edison Electric Institute

Washington, DC (Archives Metro Stop)

EEI has a part-time internship opportunity available, now, in our Information Resources Center (IRC). The intern will assist with transitioning a print library collection to a more virtual knowledge service, including: weeding, deaccessioning and preparing historical print materials for storage or donation, along with updating Web sites and integrated library database systems. Other duties will include: some handling of reference and research requests, as well as performing special projects and a variety of administrative tasks. Graduate-level coursework in library science is strongly preferred. Candidates must be detail-oriented with excellent communication and organization skills. Experience with database management using SharePoint and cataloging software is preferred. The intern should have an interest in a variety of areas, including digital file management, should be a self-starter, and capable of working well with a team and individually.

To Apply

For immediate consideration, e-mail your résumé with a cover letter and salary requirements to hrweb@eei.org (Attention: IRC Internship)

Edison Electric Institute

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies. Our members provide electricity for 220 million Americans, operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and directly employ more than 500,000 workers. With more than $85 billion in annual capital expenditures, the electric power industry is responsible for millions of additional jobs. Reliable, affordable, and sustainable electricity powers the economy and enhances the lives of all Americans.

EEI has 70 international electric companies as Affiliate Members, and 250 industry suppliers and related organizations as Associate Members.



Organized in 1933, EEI provides public policy leadership, strategic business intelligence, and essential conferences and forums.

Location

EEI is located at 701 Pennsylvania Avenue in downtown Washington, D.C. We are across the street from the National Archives, and just a few blocks away from the U.S. Capitol and the Smithsonian Institution. The National Archives/Navy Memorial station is directly in front of our building.

Visit us at www.eei.org! Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Unpaid Digital Curation Internship Opportunity at the U.S. Food & Drug Administration

Co-located in Silver Spring, MD or Virtual Internship available with the Discovery, Innovative Information & Technology Services Team in the Division of Administrative and Laboratory Support (DALS) in the Office of Science & Engineering Laboratories (OSEL) at the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Seeking a part-time Library & Information Science (LIS) graduate student to work with a dynamic, passionate and highly skilled team of LIS professionals in support of the OSEL Repository and possibly other projects during the Spring semester, with the option to start earlier.

The internship provides the opportunity to gain high-level professional experience in repository development, digital curation, and research analytics (bibliometrics) in a federal research and development setting.

This internship is located on the FDA White Oak campus in Silver Spring, Maryland, but virtual applicants will also be considered. We offer scheduling flexibility but require a minimum of 10 hours a week commitment. Selected candidates are encouraged to pursue internship or practicum academic credit options through their institutions.

Work Needed: The OSEL Repository (OR) is an enduring and user-friendly resource to access and share Office of Science & Engineering Laboratories’ intellectual assets, and tell our impact story. This is a digital repository development project using open source software and Agile Software Development Lifecycle methodology. Assist in the digital curation (indexing and metadata collection) of content submissions according to Dublin Core Metadata Initiative standards. Help is also needed to add research success story metadata and populate researcher ORCID profiles.

Qualifications: Strong interpersonal and communication skills; working knowledge of metadata and Dublin Core Metadata Initiative standards; interest in bibliographic utilities and repository platforms. Must be efficient but detail-oriented, and comfortable working independently in a fast-paced environment.

Send: Resume and cover letter to Jessica Hernandez, Jessica.Hernandez@fda.hhs.gov. Applications will be evaluated as they are received.

To learn more about the Center for Devices and Radiological Health and the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, go to: http://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/default.htm

Jessica N. Hernandez, MA, MS| Team Leader | Discovery, Innovative
Information, and Technology Services | Division of Administrative and Laboratory Services | Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories | Center for Devices and Radiological Health | U.S. Food and Drug Administration |
10903 New Hampshire Avenue | Silver Spring, MD | 20993
Jessica.Hernandez@fda.hhs.gov
301-796-0511

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Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives (ICFA) of Dumbarton Oaks Intern Opportunities

The Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives (ICFA) of Dumbarton Oaks is currently recruiting interns for the Spring 2015 term:

*   Exhibition Intern<http://www.doaks.org/library-archives/icfa/about-icfa/internships#Exhibition>

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to:
Fani Gargova, Byzantine Research Associate
Email: gargovaf@doaks.org

*   Image Cataloging Intern<http://www.doaks.org/library-archives/icfa/about-icfa/internships#image-cataloging-internship>

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to:
Anne-Marie Viola, Metadata and Cataloging Specialist
Email: violaa@doaks.org

*   Digitization Intern<http://www.doaks.org/library-archives/icfa/about-icfa/internships#Digitization>

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to:
Rona Razon, Archivist
Email: razonr@doaks.org

*   Archival Intern<http://www.doaks.org/library-archives/icfa/about-icfa/internships#ArchivalOversize>

Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to:
Shalimar Fojas White, ICFA Manager
Email: whites@doaks.org

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