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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Bibliotheca (Oakdale, MN) Cloud Library Internship

Job Description
Job Title: Bibliotheca Cloud Library Internship
Department: Digital Commercial - DIG(COM) - Cloud
Location: U.S. – Oakdale, MN (MSP)
Reports To: Customer Service Manager

The Cloud Library Internship position will work with the internal Cloud Library support teams. In this position you will gain experience working directly with library systems and the solutions that they are implementing within their communities. This position will be performing various tasks to help improve the data within the Cloud Library system. You will work directly with the collection development team to help build and maximize the digital collections of our library customers. This internship position will also provide opportunities to learn about the technology that libraries are implementing around the world to increase their relevance and impact their communities.

Please READ MORE for the full information on this internship and how to apply:

• Assist collection development team in helping libraries build their digital collections to better serve the popular and recreational needs of the general public and to ensure that customer demand and the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of the community is reflected.
• Database improvement and customer trend identification.
• Assist in the process of transferring content for Cloud Library customers.
• Support the content ingestion team with continual metadata improvement.
• Communications with collection development librarians in our customer base.

Required Skills
• Knowledge of cataloging principles
• Knowledge of the lifecycle management of digital materials
• Ability to understand and apply analytical and statistical tools
• Pursuing a degree in Library Science preferably from an ALA-accredited university; MLIS degree desirable. Will consider candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience

Computer/Technical Skills
• Familiar with Excel and Data Manipulation
• Comfortable using and explaining software
• Must be proficient in Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point.

Preferred Experience
• Experience working in a library setting, preferably a public library
• Metadata or Cataloging experience
• Experience in collection development for physical and/or digital content collections

Other Info
• No. of Positions: Two available
• Pay: This internship will be paid, the range is 15-19 dollars per hour depending on experience.
• Hours: The program be approximately 20 hours per week.
• Internship Location: Oakdale (MN) office.
• Length of Internship: We would like students to commit to a year (12 months) and we are willing to accommodate their changing class schedules

To Apply

Email: Jordan Hanlon and Martha King with a statement of interest and a resume.

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