Community Profiles

Internship Provides Student Allison Higgins with Virtual Archival Experience

Student Allison Higgins hopes that the virtual archival experience she gained during her internship will help her land a job doing virtual archival work for a museum.

Student Jessica Chung Promotes Library Programs as a Virtual Intern

During a virtual internship at the San Mateo County Library in California, student Jessica Chung participated in a wide variety of learning experiences, from evaluating user-generated metadata to increasing the library’s online presence through social media articles and blog posts.

Student Markita Dawson Broadens Skills during Virtual Internship

Moving outside her comfort zone, student Markita Dawson chose a summer internship that allowed her to gain experience with topics and activities she hadn’t focused on in her SLIS electives.

Student Joy Rodriguez Develops Library Resources for Zambian Children during a Virtual Internship

Student Joy Rodriguez went from practicing law to serving orphaned street kids in Zambia, Africa during her Fall 2012 virtual internship with the Lubuto Library Project (LLP), an international organization that provides traditional library and educational services to children and teens in need.

Student Patricia D’Cruz Gains Experience in Business Intelligence Research during Virtual Internship