Internship Descriptions

Find out which internships are currently available through Handshake, the college’s central hub for jobs and internships.

Current Students

Robert ’44 and Esther Kenyon Fortenbaugh ’46 Internships
Paid semester-long internship available for current Gettysburg College Students in Special Collections. $8.50 per hour, 6-8 hours per week.
Learn More

Diane Werley Smith ’73 Special Collections Internship
Paid 10-week summer internship in Special Collections and College Archives for a current Gettysburg College student. $9.00 per hour, 35 hours per week.
Learn More

Charles H. Glatfelter Internship
Paid semester-long research internship in Special Collections for a current Gettysburg College student. $8.50 per hour, 6-8 hours per week.
Learn More

Dunlap Family Library Internship
Paid semester-long internship in the Technical Services department for a current Gettysburg College student in any major. This internship provides an opportunity to learn about technical services librarianship, including how the library purchases materials and organizes information. $8.50 per hour, 6-8 hours per week.
Learn More

Digital Scholarship Summer Fellowship
Paid summer fellowship for rising sophomores or juniors at Gettysburg College to learn digital scholarship skills and apply them to a public-facing, academic, digital project. Fellows may propose their own projects or be matched with a project involving library collections.
Learn More

Careers in Library & Information Science - A Week-Long Externship
Paid week-long externship that introduces undergraduates from underrepresented groups to the field of library and information science. Applicants from Bryn Mawr, Gettysburg, Haverford, Lafayette and Swarthmore Colleges participate. $500 stipend, one week in May.
Learn More

Recent Graduates & Graduate Students

Barbara Holley ’54 Internship
Paid one-year internship (includes benefits) for a recent college graduate interested in library and information science. Holley intern will rotate among all library departments and experience many aspects of library operations, procedures, and management.
Learn More

Graduate Internships
Unpaid internship/field experience for graduate students enrolled in an accredited graduate program in library and information science.
Learn More