Job Opening Title: Jack Voorzanger Archival Internship 2020
Employer Name: Simon Wiesenthal Center
Job Location: Los Angeles, CA
Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
Link to job posting: http://www.museumoftolerance.com/ArchivesInternship
Years of experience required: Current enrollment in a graduate studies program in Library/Information Science or a related field. Recent graduates of such programs may also apply. Knowledge and experience in archival scanning and experience processing archival collection is highly desirable.
Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: The Simon Wiesenthal Center is now accepting applications for the 2020 Jack Voorzanger Archival Internship. Generously endowed by the Voorzanger family in memory of our beloved long-time volunteer, the internship is a special opportunity for a student in a graduate study program in Library/Information Science or a related field who is interested in hands-on experience working with the Simon Wiesenthal Center archival collection, focusing primarily on the Holocaust. Recent graduated from such programs may also apply.
Responsibilities include scanning archival materials, entering information into databases, providing descriptions for archival records, historical research, and other tasks as assigned by the Archivist.
The internship is effective from January 2-August 31, 2020 and includes a stipend. For more information or to apply, please go to www.museumoftolerance.com/ArchivesInternship