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Commonwealth of Mass, Exec Economic Dev Intern, Library- MWRA in Chelsea, Massachusetts

The Library of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority is seeking an Intern to assist the library supervisor in 1. Creating a metadata object description schema (MODS) for historical photographs in preparation for digitization 2. Classifying, weeding, and digitizing extensive research file collection 3. Assisting in the daily operation of a small, governmental Special Library. Qualifications: Enrollment in an ALA-accredited Library and Information Science Master's degree program Strong verbal and written communication skills Well-developed organizational skills with a thorough attention to detail Ability to work both independently and as part of a team Cataloging and database experience preferred Responsibilities: Organize, classify and digitize print documents from a print research files collection. MASSACHUSETTS WATER RESOURCES AUTHORITY JOB VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Internal/External Intern, Library Gather and record metadata for historic photograph digitization project in MODS Learn daily library operations in a special library setting Serve a wide variety of personnel in reference requests as needed Provide additional support to Library Supervisor as needed Other Information: Work Location: 2 Griffin Way, Chelsea, Massachusetts, 02150 Work Schedule: Flexible Mon.- Fri. 9:00 to 5:00.; 20 - 40 hours/week Salary : Based on education level This is a 6 month internship