Bronx Museum Of Arts http://www.bronxmuseum.org Exhibitions Archive Intern In this internship, the student will learn about the inner workings of the archives kept by a smaller museum as well as how to take the lead on projects meant to serve museum staff, future interns, and scholars at large who wish to utilize our extensive collection. The intern will gain valuable research and digital media skills, as well as experience with LibraryThing, online cataloguing software used by many non-profits. Additionally, the intern will complete a comprehensive research project on the 37 year history of the museum's Artist In The Marketplace (AIM) program.
Expanding the museum's online exhibition archives and streamlining access to library materials
Under the supervision of Public Programs and Curatorial staff, work with members of various departments to create and catalogue detailed histories of the museum's past exhibitions for archival and web use
Catalogue recently acquired books into LibraryThing, an online database of our institutional libraries
Research artists that have participated in AIM, as well as the overall history of the program.
Experience with libraries / archives preferred
Excellent organizational abilities and an eye for detail
Strong communication skills and an adherence to deadlines
Command of Microsoft Office Suite
Bilingual applicants preferred
Occasional weekend and evening hours may be required