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Bibliographic Database Intern

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Modern Language Association of America


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Published 9 days ago

June 7, 2021
August 13, 2021
March 19, 2021
$960 stipend every other week
32 hours per week

The Modern Language Association (MLA) seeks an intern for summer 2021 to assist with research, testing, and administrative tasks relating to the MLA International Bibliography, the leading database for research in world languages and literatures, linguistics, film, folklore, and writing studies.

Reporting principally to the publisher of the MLA International Bibliography, the intern will search for and update information on publishers, journals, and authors; analyze and update MLA bibliographic data; and assist with usability and error testing on library platforms. The intern will also perform related work as needed and participate in conversations about indexing and metadata management.

Candidates should possess strong organizational, writing, and research skills and be comfortable working with Microsoft Office. Particular attention will be paid to candidates with a demonstrated interest in languages, literature, the humanities, or library and information studies.

The intern will work remotely with staff members and participate in regular video conferences, communicating with team members through e-mail, documents shared on Google Drive, and our online editorial system.

The Modern Language Association (MLA) seeks an intern for summer 2021 to assist with research, testing, and administrative tasks relating to the MLA International Bibliography, the leading database for research in world languages and…

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How to Apply

To apply, please send a résumé and cover letter to by 19 March

To apply, please send a résumé and cover letter to by 19 March

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
85 Broad St., suite 500, New York, NY 10004

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