1167Exciting Internship Opportunity!! Holy Names University
- Aug 23, 2013*JOB TITLE: *Information Literacy Intern
*JOB DESCRIPTION: *
This intern will help the Paul J. Cushing Library fulfill the
requirements of its 2013-2014 IMLS SPARKS! grant, Flipped Info Lit.
This grant proposes to evaluate extending traditional face-to-face
information literacy instruction with the creation of small digital
learning objects produced with lecture-capture software, in cooperation
with two departments, Nursing and Athletics. For Fall 2013, the intern
will assist with the planning and production of digital learning
objects, post-production tasks such as bookmarking and editing the
learning objects, ingest into the university's digital repository, file
conversion, campus training sessions, promotional events, a project
Libguide, and other tasks. A second internship is planned for Spring
2013 to help complete the work of the grant project.
*WORK TO BE DONE: *On Site
*Skills Preferred *One year's experience in an academic library work
environment. Experience producing, editing, and converting video files.
Strong preference given to candidates with experience planning and
conducting information literacy instruction.
*Skills Required *At least one semester completed in the last three
years in a library science masters program or a library paraprofessional
certificate program. Ability to read and follow procedures and
directions. Attention to detail. Ability to ask questions as needed and
communicate concerns and issues in a timely manner. Strong computer
skills, including knowledge of Word, Excel, Web Browsers & Blackboard,
and high comfort with technical troubleshooting. Ability to work on
repetitive tasks. Organized work habits. Good language skills, including
spelling. Ability to work unsupervised.
*SEMESTER(S):*Fall 2013, Spring 2014
*HOURS:* Primarily weekdays; flexible.
*PAID/UNPAID:* Paid; $10/hour (min.).
*APPLICATION PROCESS:* Submit a c.v. and a letter of interest.
*CONTACT:*Karen G. Schneider, Director
*PHONE 1:* 510-436-1160
*EMAIL:* schneider@... <mailto:schneider@...>
Karen G. Schneider
Holy Names University
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