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Spring Break Internship Opportunity - WSU and NARA Partnership

January 10, 2013

The Wayne State University School of Library and Information Science Announces a New Partnership:

In conjunction with the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), the School is offering a condensed internship in Washington DC during Wayne State’s Spring Break which is March 11-15, 2013. This is a great resume enhancement and not for credit.

Candidates will be hand chosen from the pool of applicants. This is competitive and applicants will need to be able to pay for airfare, a reduced hotel rate and other living expenses.

Projects include working on authority files for various departments or processing collections for the Department of Justice.

These kinds of project can give you the edge in job searching.

Please submit a resume, three references and a cover letter to the Project Coordinator, Kim Schroeder ( by February 4, 2013.

Students must have satisfactorily taken LIS 7710, had some metadata coursework or job experience and be a current student.