Internships at Musselman Library

Robert ’44 and Esther Kenyon Fortenbaugh ’46 Internship

Current Gettysburg College students have the opportunity to work with a specific library department for 8 hours a week during a single semester. Interns have worked in departments like Special Collections & Archives, Reference & Instruction, Music, and Technical Services, as well as other areas like marketing and exhibits. Students gain a variety of experiences including digitizing images, processing manuscript collections, developing reference skills, curating an exhibit, and more.

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Diane Werley Smith ’73 Internship in Special Collections

A 10-week summer internship in Special Collections, this focused experience provides a rare opportunity to learn more about work in Special Collections and Archives without the distraction of school work and term papers.

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Barbara Holley ’54 Internship

Awarded annually, this one-year, paid internship with benefits allows a recent college graduate interested in library and information science the opportunity to work across various departments in Musselman Library and gain valuable experience in many aspects of library operations, procedures, and management.

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Graduate Internships

For graduate students enrolled in an accredited graduate program in library and information science, we may also work to provide an unpaid internship or field experience for students interested in academic libraries.

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The Internship Experience

Musselman Library Internship Experience

Video Interviews with Interns

Blogging the Library

Blogging the Library: The Interns at Musselman Library

The Fortenbaugh Interns: Where are they Now?

Kelly Fullerton '13Kelly Fullerton '13
(Reference)
Pursuing MSLS at UNC Chapel Hill
 

John Hill '13John Hill '13
(Reference)
Editorial Manuscript Coordinator, American Psychological Association

Sierra Green '11Sierra Green '11
(Special Collections)
Pursuing MLIS at University of Pittsburgh

Tara Wink '07Tara Wink '07
(Special Collections)
Special Collections Librarian, West Chester University

Meggan Smith '04Meggan (Emler) Smith '04
(Special Collections)
Reference & Instruction Librarian, Gettysburg College

Additional Recent Interns