Library of Congree Junior Fellows; Due: Friday, January 24, 2014.

Department:Legislative Branch
Agency:Library of Congress

Job Announcement Number:Summer Intern 2014
SALARY RANGE: $3,000.00 to $3,000.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, December 16, 2013 to Friday, January 24, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0099-01
POSITION INFORMATION: Open – Summer Intern
PROMOTION POTENTIAL: 01
DUTY LOCATIONS: MANY vacancies – Washington DC, DC

WHO MAY APPLY: Applicants must be U. S. citizens who are currently enrolled in a degree-granting program of study at an accredited institution of higher learning at the undergraduate level (college, university, or tribal college), or graduate level, or have graduated since August 2013 from an undergraduate or graduate program. ONLY FIRST TIME INTERNS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR PROGRAM

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Public Trust – Background Investigation
SUPERVISORY STATUS: No

JOB SUMMARY:
About the Agency
The general focus of the Junior Fellows Program is on increasing access to the collections and an awareness of the Library’s copyright, legal and special collections and digital initiatives. In the past, projects have been developed to make the collections better known and accessible to researchers including scholars, students, teachers, knowledge creators, and the general public. Interns help the Library expose unprocessed collections, participate in digital projects, provide additional services to Congress and the public, and make our collections more immediately accessible to scholars. Interns work under the direction of Library curators and specialists in various divisions. In the past, summer interns have identified hundreds of historical, literary, artistic, cinematic and musical gems representing rich cultural, creative, and intellectual resources. United States citizens currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate school are invited to apply for consideration as a Junior Fellow.

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • All projects require basic knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
  • MUST be first time intern with the Junior Fellows Internship Program.
  • Program participants from previous years not eligible to reapply.

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