Internship Opportunities: Fall Internships at the Smithsonian Libraries, DC Area Collections Management for Digitizing Monographs Dates preferred:  September, or Late October-December Location of internship: SLRA, Pennsy Dr; Landover, MD; with occasional off-site visits to library offices in downtown DC This opportunity would be ideal for a candidate who is an MLS Student currently in a program who is organized, can work semi-independently, knows the […]

Volunteer Opportunity: INALJ needs job post helpers! Seeking volunteers for the following positions in February: Canada Content Editors– unpaid volunteers to format jobs for assigned Canadian provinces – 3 days a week, 1 hr each day.  1 calendar year commitment. Submissions Content Editors– unpaid volunteers to format 30-60 jobs – 2 days a week, 1-1.5 hr each day.  1 calendar year […]

Internship Opportunities: National Gallery of Art Graduate Summer Internships 2016

Eligibility Eligibility varies according to internship. A few are geared to undergraduates completing their degrees in May and June 2016, but most are for currently enrolled graduate students of all levels and those graduating in May or June 2016 with a relevant degree (such as MA, MBA, MFA, M Arch, M Ed, JD, or MLS). […]

Sunday Soliloquies no. 2: A haunting tragedy

Detroit Public Library, Mark Twain Branch, Detroit, Michigan This image to me, is by far the scariest thing I have seen this Halloween season. The demise of the Detroit Public Library, Mark Twain Branch is not new news. More upsetting images can be found on flickr at It closed for renovations in 1996 and […]

Internship postings: Ringling Museum of Art

Ringling Museum of Art Summer Internships 2012 Overview The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida, will be offering five paid internships to be held for ten weeks, from May 21– July 27, 2012. The Ringling is part of Florida State University and serves as the State Art Museum of Florida.  Located on […]

Book As Sculpture Exhibition at Dodd Research Center

A cool exhibition at the Dodd Research Center highlights works created by students in a first year studio foundation art class.  Here’s the word from the Dodd’s blog: Given as an assignment to a first year studio foundation art class, students were challenged to consider the function of the book and encouraged to rethink its form […]