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Phoenix Art Museum- Library/Archives

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Company Name: 
Phoenix Art Museum
Industry: 
Other/Misc
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, June 3, 2018
Location: 
Phoenix
Paid: 
No
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
No
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 
No
Description: 

DEADLINE: MARCH 16th 

Duration: June 4th-August 3rd 

MIN 20 hours per week 

Do you have a passion for organizing, collecting, and attention to detail? Are you looking for a career in libraries or archival work? Assist the Phoenix Art Museum's Art Librarian with collection development and management, archival processing, and database management. 

What we're looking for:
•    An upper-level undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate
•     Library science, information studies, informatics, archive studies, art history, and history 
majors, especially if you're thinking of, or pursuing, MLIS/MLS/MSIS or art library, visual 
resources, or museum archive work

Duties and Responsibilities: 

What you'll be doing:

•    Assist with collection management by cataloging and processing books, periodicals, special 
collections, and other library materials
•     Answer reference questions and research requests
•     Support librarian with technical services: circulation, online catalogue and database 
management
•     Assist librarian with preservation, cataloging, and collection management of Library's 
special collections
•     Aid librarian with special projects in digitization, digital asset management, and visual 
resources
 

Minimum Requirements: 

What you'll need: 

  • Be currently a sophomore or junior at EMCC 
  • Have a min. of a 3.0 GPA
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Customer service experience
  • Previous library experience 
  • Course work in library & information science, informatics, archival studies, art history and/or museum studies preferred.