Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Internship - Atwood Resource Center

Summer Internship Opportunity

WHEN: 9 weeks, June - September 2011, start and end dates are flexible.
Work schedule will be Tuesday - Saturday.

WHERE: Atwood Resource Center (formerly known as the Library and Archives), Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, in beautiful Anchorage, Alaska.

WHAT: The Atwood Resource Center is seeking enthusiastic applicants for this year's William E. Davis Internship. This summer internship position is funded by the Cook Inlet Historical Society and the Anchorage Museum Association. The recipient will receive a stipend of $3000. Formal training will include assisting with library and archival work, including processing and describing photograph collections, creating finding aids, and reference services.

WHO: Applicants must be at least 18, must be computer literate, and should have an interest in a career in archives and libraries. Previous experience with historical photographs, Alaskan history and/or special collections research a plus.


Please send a completed application with a resume and a letter describing your interest in the position, to Jacquelyn B. Hoflich, SPHR, Human Resource Director, Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK, 99501; by fax: (907) 929-9216, or e-mail: jhoflich@anchoragemuseum.org. Applications can be found on our website at (http://www.anchoragemuseum.org/about/aboutus_employment.aspx), or please call (907) 929-9217 to have one emailed, faxed or mailed to you. All resumes must be accompanied by a completed application.

DEADLINE: Applications must be received by June 17, 2011.

Sara J. Piasecki
Photo Archivist
Bob and Evangeline Atwood Alaska Resource Center
Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
625 C Street
Anchorage, AK 99501
907-929-9234 (office)
907-929-9233 (fax)