• Assists in building numeric and geospatial resources for Duke Libraries.
• With the assistance of the Data and GIS Librarians, provides support for electronic data sets and geospatial resources.
Required: BA/BS and 1.) enrollment or a degree from a graduate level program in the Social Sciences 2.) enrollment or a degree from a MLS program accredited by the American Library Association 3.) equivalent experience in an academic library.
Required: Familiarity with library metadata standards; excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills; ability to work independently and as a member of a team, willingness to speak to diverse groups; desire and interest to work with undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and library staff. Preference will be given to applicants who have working experience using statistical and/or geospatial data collections. Students with a focus on Information Science are encouraged to apply.
Preferred: Experience working in a research library using numeric and gis data/metadata. Knowledge of databases/statistical software, metadata, and library systems.
$15.00 per hour. This position is not eligible for University fringe benefits or moving, housing, or relocation expenses.
Please e-mail cover letter, resume, and the contact information for three references to: library human resources, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include DATA SERVICES INTERN in the subject line. If you do not have access to e-mail, please send applications via regular mail to Box 90194, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
An electronic resume should also be submitted at: http://www.hr.duke.edu/jobs/main.html. Refer to requisition #400367487.