Job Opening Title:
Metadata & Digital Collections Internship (paid)
Name of Employer:
Archives of Michigan
Job Site Location (City, State) :
April 7, 2023
Minimum Degree Requirement:
Enrolled in Graduate Program
Years of experience required:
Job Opening URL:
Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Include instructions for how to apply.:
This internship offers first-hand experience with the administration and management of a large family history collection with local history resources, city directories, and genealogical materials. This internship will also include the digitization and description of primary sources from the Archives of Michigan’s collections. This work will include project management, metadata creation, cataloging, and scanning on a variety of equipment. This intern will work closely with the Archives of Michigan’s Services and Collections teams and engage with staff across the Michigan History Center. This intern will have opportunities to learn about state archives, government records, city and county resources, family history research, and use of primary sources in K-12 education. This position is based at the Archives of Michigan in Lansing, Michigan.
Applicants will be required to submit an application through the State of Michigan job portal and selected applicants will be scheduled for an interview. Successful candidates will be required to submit to and pass a pre-employment drug test as a condition of employment.