Dental Library Internship
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Dental Library InternshipJob Profile Title
Temporary Employee - Non-ExemptJob Description Summary
The University of Pennsylvania Dental Library seeks an energetic Intern for a one-year internship. Under the mentorship of the dental librarian, the intern will work on a variety of research projects, educational programs, and library marketing campaigns. The Dental Library operates as an integral part of the Penn Libraries system and provides cutting-edge research services and information resources for the University of Pennsylvania Dental School. This is a great opportunity for exposure to the workings of academic and specialized libraries.Job DescriptionDuties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Learn about and assist with the Library's reference and consultation services to patrons.
- Learn about and assist with Library outreach and marketing.
- Learn about and assist with librarian with development of research guides.
- Learn about and assist librarian with research impact assessments.
- Learn about and assist with the Library's social media accounts.
- Learn about and assist with online tutorials and courseware.
- Learn about and assist with systematic reviews.
- Learn about and assist with new technologies and resources.
- Tell us your ideas for self-defined projects in your area(s) of interest!
Current graduate student in an ALA-accredited Library or Information Science program or related discipline.This is a 1 year term position.Application Requirement:
A Cover Letter and Resume/CV are required to be considered for this position. Please upload your Cover Letter where it asks you to upload your Resume/CV; multiple documents are allowed.Job Location - City, State
Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaDepartment / School
University LibraryPay Range
$7.25 - $155.75Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements
Background check may be required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
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