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Thursday, November 3, 2016

Special Collections – Digitization Internship

Special Collections – Digitization Internship
Opening Date: 11/2/16
Closing Date:   12/8/16
Location: Hennepin County Library - Minneapolis Central Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Department, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota
The Position:
Processing and scanning of archival materials in a variety for formats, including photo prints, slide transparencies, film negatives and printed materials. This unpaid internship is from January- April 2017, 8 - 16 hours per week and can be used for college credit or work experience.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities may include:

*Digitization using scanners and digital editing software.

*Preservation work using enclosures and other treatments.

*Archival storage development processes including refoldering and labeling.

Best Qualified Candidates will have:

*Experience using digital scanning equipment and MS Excel strongly desired.

*Have not completed an internship with Hennepin County Library in the past.

To Apply:

Submit a resume, brief cover letter outlining your qualifications for this internship, and contact information for two references to:

Barb McKenzie
Hennepin County Library - Ridgedale
12601 Ridgedale Drive
Minnetonka, MN 55305 (preferred)