Student Eira Tansey presented a paper at the 2010 Southern Archivists Conference, describing her experiences transferring an academic library’s hard copy finding aids into a more accessible online format.
While working as an advertising agency producer and project manager, student Tracy Guza was a customer of Getty Images, using their stock photo library to license images for ads and websites. Now that she’s an MLIS student interested in digital asset management, Guza’s interning at Getty and gaining first-hand experience with taxonomy.
The California Digital Library has digitized millions of books for the University of California (UC) libraries, but very few people in the UC community understand the process of how books make it from the shelf to the screen and the implications of those digitization efforts. SLIS Student Amy Rogers spent her summer internship working to change that.
SLIS student Mary Woods never dreamed that she would be able to combine her love for film and television with a career in librarianship until she spent her summer working as a junior fellow at the Library of Congress.
SLIS student Lindsay Moxley went the distance for her summer internship – traveling from Michigan to California, where she got her first hands-on archival experience at San Francisco’s Exploratorium, which describes itself as a museum of science, art, and human perception.