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Subject: Internship at Columbia

Internship at Columbia

From: Janet Gertz <gertz>
Date: Thursday, July 1, 1993
The following position is now being posted by Columbia University

Preservation Administration Intern
(Temporary 12-month Position)

This position is funded by a grant from the Mellon Foundation to support
research-library preservation programs nationally.  The intern will
report to the Director for Preservation, and will spend time learning
the operations of each Preservation Division unit:  the Conservation
Laboratory, the Preservation Reformatting Department, Materials
Processing, and special grant project management. Responsibilities will
include surveying the condition of a branch library collection,
assessing current preservation procedures and needs, assisting in
preparation of a grant proposal, and other appropriate special projects.
The intern will have the opportunity to participate in planning
sessions, policy discussions, and other library-wide preservation

In addition to an accredited MLS, requirements are:  knowledge of
preservation and conservation practices and techniques, as demonstrated
through previous relevant experience and/or successful completion of a
formal program in the preservation of research library materials.

Assistance in identifying qualified women and members of minority groups
for our consideration would be appreciated.  Women and minorities are
encouraged to apply.

Salary is $30,600 per annum.  Excellent benefits include assistance with
University housing and tuition exemption for self and family.

Send resume, listing names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three
references to:  Kathleen M. Wiltshire, Director of Personnel, Box 35
Butler Library, Columbia University, 535 West 114th Street, New York, NY
10027.  Cover letter must specify that the application is for
Preservation Administration Intern Position.

Deadline for applications is August 31, 1993.

Columbia University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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