Want to know what it’s really like to work at a medical library? The Levy Library at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is offering an internship for spring semester 2017 for students enrolled in ALA accredited library and information science graduate programs. We seek an intern who is interested in pursuing a career in academic librarianship and who will bring enthusiasm and creativity to their internship project. This internship is unpaid. You must receive credit for this internship.
The Levy Library supports the education, research, and clinical information needs of the Mount Sinai Medical Center, including the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The Library provides an inviting environment designed to facilitate research, study, and collaboration. It offers an extensive collection of biomedical databases, e-journals, e-books, and print resources; and serves as a resource on information retrieval, information management and scholarly communication issues.
The Library is a unit of Mount Sinai's Academic Informatics and Technology division. Academic Informatics and Technology also encompasses The Mount Sinai Archives and Records Management department; the Instructional Technology and Learning Systems team and the Academic Support and Learning Environments group.
To apply, please submit your application to Robin O’Hanlon (Assistant Director, Outreach & Public Services, Levy Library)
The application should include:
• A brief résumé
• Identification of and reasons for interest in the internship
• The applicant’s qualifications for the internship, including a list of any courses taken that are relevant to the specific internship(s) desired
• Description of the applicant’s career goals
• Number of hours available for the internship