Intern, Research Library & Archives

Position Title



Research Library & Archives

Classification / Grade / Salary Range

Part-time, Hourly, Non-Exempt (maximum of 15 hours/week)


General Summary

The Detroit Institute of Arts offers qualified graduate students an internship opportunity that provides practical work experience to correspond with academic and professional goals.  This position reports to the Director of the Research Library & Archives.


Must be a current student in an ALA accredited graduate library and information science school in good standing.

Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline preferred.

Minimum one year library experience preferred.

Must be well-organized and self-directed.


Process various library and/or archival collections.

Assist with interlibrary loans and cataloguing.

Maintain inventories in File Maker Pro databases.

Other projects as required.


Candidates are asked to apply online and to provide a cover letter and resume with three references, one from an LIS professor.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please do so by close of business day, January 24, 2018.

The Detroit Institute of Arts is an Equal Opportunity Employer