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Archives Internship

Monday, August 1st, 2016 to Friday, December 16th, 2016
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Positions0 Remaining
SupervisorJoAnna Rosales
FacultyJoAnna Rosales
Hiring ManagerJoAnna Rosales
PaidNo
CreditNo
Description
This internship will provide the practical experience necessary to cultivate expertise in managing and maintaining archival collections.  Graduate students interested in pursuing a career in archival management will have the opportunity to developfoundational skills and be instrumental in the growth of the Witte Museum.  Archival internships require at least one semester of archival coursework.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist the archivist in processing collections, including appraisal, arrangement and description
  • Ensure preservation standards are applied and maintained via proper handling, rehousing, and enforcing security protocols
  • Data entry associated with cataloging, generating inventories, and creating finding aids
  • Lifting up to 40 lb.s
  • Travel to off-site location
  • Assist with other archival tasks as needed
CausesArts & Culture
SkillsJob Readiness Office Work Technology

Location: 3801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209