Digitization Intern - Office of the Registrar, Worcester Art Museum, Worcester MA

Title: Digitization Intern - Office of the Registrar

Purpose: To assist the Office of the Registrar with the digitization of the analog print collection 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain files - may require searching of Museum database 
  • Research specific inquiries regarding the permanent collection, using Museum database, library resources and/or exhibition archives
  • Other administrative duties as needed

Education and Qualifications:

  • BA or MA program in museum studies, archival studies or library science
  • Knowledge of Photoshop is required
  • Basic photographic archive knowledge
  • Detail oriented and quick learner
  • Familiarity with relational databases
  • 10-15 hours a week

The Worcester Art Museum's internship program includes most departments such as visitor services, curatorial, education and marketing. Internships are often project-based and become available as opportunities arise. Generally a commitment of 6 hours a week is required, though particular projects may differ. All of our internships are unpaid*.

If you are interested in being considered for an internship, please send or e-mail a copy of your resume and cover letter to Laura Riach, Visitor and Volunteer Services Manager at volunteerservices@worcesterart.org. Please indicate which position you are applying for and your availability. Below are samples of current open positions. If you do not see a description that matches your experience and education you are welcome to inquire about future openings. Thank you for your interest.