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Thursday, April 10, 2014
HCL Summer Internship
Internship – Historic Photographs Project
Opening Date: 4/9/14
Location: James K. Hosmer Special Collections
Department, Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota
will be one of the following two projects:
description of historic slide collection (1950s-1990s) of Minneapolis scenes.
This will include historical research, metadata creation, and digitization.
2.Develop slide shows
or other audio-visual presentations from historical content for online
presentation. (e.g. YouTube)
internship is for the duration of one semester, June-August 2014, 8- 16 hours
per week. It can be used for college credit or work experience. Primary
Duties and Responsibilities may include:
·On-site photography of buildings, streets and intersections in
·Metadata creation using Microsoft Excel or Microsoft Access.
·Digitization using scanners and/or digital editing software
·Presentation of digital content using social media services
·Experience with digital photography and
digital image editing
·Have not completed an internship with Hennepin County Library in the
·Experience working with and describing
a resume, brief cover letter outlining your qualifications for this internship,
and contact information for two references to: