Opportunities

  • researcher/fellow
    CLIR-LOC Mellon Fellowship Program (Preservation Research and Testing Division) The CLIR-LOC Mellon Fellowship Program is intended to support original source dissertation research in the humanities or related social sciences enrolled in a doctoral program in a graduate school in the United States.
  • student/intern
    Conservation Program Internship (in book, paper, or photograph conservation) The Conservation Program Internship (in book, paper, or photograph conservation) is a 9-11 month program intended to fulfil the graduation requirement for conservation school and is sponsored by the Harper-Inglis Memorial Trust Fund.
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    Florence Tan Moeson Fellowship Program The Florence Tan Moeson Fellowship Program is intended to assist graduate students, independent scholars, researchers, and librarians an opportunity to pursue research in the area of Asian studies, using the unparalleled collections of the Asian Division and the Library of Congress.
  • student/intern
    HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship Program (HNIP) is a paid internship intended for currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students for available positions throughout the Library of Congress in all areas of study. See https://www.hacu.net/hacu/Eligibility.asp for additional HNIP requirement information. The internship program is a partnership between the Library of Congress and the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship...
  • student/intern
    Junior Fellows Summer Internship Program Please see below for the following information on the program:A. Program OverviewB. Project Names and DescriptionsC. Junior Fellows Program FAQsD. Apply USAjobs.govProgram OverviewThe Library of Congress Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program enables undergraduate and graduate students to experience the integrated analog and digital collections and services of the world's largest, all-inclusive library. Working under the direction of Library curators and specialists in various divisions,...
  • student/intern
    Law Library External Relations Assistant Volunteer Internship Program The Law Library External Relations Assistant Internship is a short-term volunteer internship intended for undergraduate or graduate students to gain experience as program assistant in external relations.
  • professional
    Law Recruit Program The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Law Recruit program offers the opportunity to support the CRS mission of serving the Congress throughout the legislative process as a legislative attorney with the American Law Division.
  • student/intern
    Open World Leadership Center Summer Internship The Open World Leadership Center administers the first and only international exchange agency in the U.S. Legislative Branch that is completely controlled by Congress. Note: [This internship is currently close and not accepting applications.]
  • student/intern
    Student Diversity and Inclusion Internship Program The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Student Diversity and Inclusion Internship Program (SDIIP) is an experiential learning program designed to: 1) introduce a diverse and inclusive group of undergraduate and graduate students to career opportunities with the Congressional Research Service; 2) provide an opportunity for students to learn more about advanced studies as a means to fulfill their long-term career objectives; and 3) to position...
  • student/intern
    The Edmund S. Muskie Internship Program The Edmund S. Muskie Internship Program invites participants to: Create relationships that support professional and personal development, stimulate creativity, challenge ideas, and lead to positive innovations; Experience different approaches used in the private, public and non-profit sectors in the U.S. and learn how different U.S. government agencies, NGOs, and businesses work together to address new trends, challenges, and common issues in support of American...
  • student/intern
    The Hispanic Division: Huntington Fellowship Program (Paid) The Hispanic Division Huntington Fellowship Program is a paid program intended for currently enrolled undergraduate students interested in Hispanic collections conservation, preservation, library sciences, humanities, art and culture.
  • student/intern
    U.S. Copyright Office: Public Resource Archive Internship The U.S. Copyright Office Public Resource Archive Internship is a short term paid internship intended for currently enrolled graduate or undergraduate students (within one year of graduation) interested in archives and library sciences.
  • student/intern
    Young Readers Center Internship Program The Young Readers Center (YRC) at the Library of Congress seeks interns between August 20 and December 15, 2018 to support the daily operation of the YRC and help it more closely align its programming for toddler through 16 year old audiences with Library of Congress digitized collections. Interns will gain high-quality experience while working alongside Library staff to devise, test and disseminate approaches...
  • student/intern
    HACU Cooperative Education Program The Library of Congress HACU Cooperative Education Program is intended for students who are initially hired as temporary employees for a period of 10 to 15 weeks, not to exceed one year. Temporary appointments may be extended in one-year increments as long as the student continues to meet program eligibility requirements and is working at an acceptable level of performance. Co-op students and their...
  • student/intern
    Work Study Program The Library of Congress Work Study Program is intended for a student currently enrolled and sponsored by a high school within a forty-five mile radius of the Library.
  • student/intern
    AFC Bartis Folklife Internships Program develops critical skills related to documentation, archival practice, and cultural heritage research and programs, while offering mentorship opportunities with senior folklorists and ethnomusicologists. Interns will work closely with staff on specific projects supporting AFC’s Congressionally mandated mission.
  • student/intern
    Library Clerk This position in the Law Library/Digital Resources Division is seeking community college students or undergraduate students to process NTSB digital files. This work, post-digitization processing and metadata creation, will enable internet access to digitized collections of the Law Library for congressional and public use. This twelve week, full-time temporary position builds library technician skills and provides unique experience working with library and legal professionals...
  • student/intern
    U.S. Copyright Office: College Internship (Summer) Various departments within the U.S. Copyright Office will have opportunities throughout the summer to support existing projects. Applications received will be considered for all available opportunities. Current opportunities are as follows: Office of Public Records and Repositories/Records, Research and Certification Section (PRR/RRC) will hire three Clerks for an opportunity to support the Copyright Office Gold Collection Record Book Project. Duties include, but will not...
  • student/intern
    Law Library Collection Services Internship The Law Library is looking for summer help to inventory legal gazettes donated by the United Nations' Dag Hammarskjöld Library and compare them to preexisting collections at the Law Library. Gazettes found missing from our existing holdings will be added to our already sizable print and microtext collections. This collection of official foreign government publications is among our most unique and widely accessed materials....
  • student/intern
    Library Services Summer Hire This position will have as a primary responsibility, processing of Library of Congress collections to increase access and use of items housed in off-site storage facilities. The application deadline is May 25, 2018.
  • professional
    CRS Staff Assistant, Communications (Temporary, 180 days) Position Title: Staff Assistant, Communications (Temporary, 180 days)Compensation: Grade GS-9Opening Date: June 13, 2018Closing Date: June 18, 2018LC Organization Unit: Congressional Research ServiceWho May Apply: US CitizensNumber of Positions: 1Location: Washington, D.C. (Capitol Hill)Staff Assistant (Temporary, 180 days)The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Director’s Office seeks a Staff Assistant, GS-9, to join the Communications Office (COM) for a 180-day temporary appointment.The Staff Assistant provides support...
  • professional
    CRS Taxonomist Grade GS-14 Position Title: TaxonomistCompensation: Grade GS-14Opening Date: June 14, 2018Closing Date: June 18, 2018LC Organization Unit: Congressional Research ServiceWho May Apply: US CitizensNumber of Positions: 1Location: Washington, D.C. (Capitol Hill)The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Knowledge Services Group (KSG) Division is seeking to fill a 6-month Taxonomist position in the Information Architecture Section. The Information Architecture Section is responsible for information management, content management and data...