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Job Summary The intern is intended to provide supervised practical work experience for those enrolled in the USC Master of Management in Library and Information Science online program. This internship is entirely virtual, and the Library will provide reasonable support for virtual engagement.
Job Duties - Maintaining monthly usage reports in the Library's growing electronic resource management system, CORAL - Participating as a temporary member of the Library's e-resources troubleshooting team through virtual meetings and the Library's JIRA ticketing system - Providing base-level support for the library's access points, including the proxy server, bento search, and outside indexing tools - Experimenting with emerging project management methods and workflows as they apply to library strategies, i.e., using an agile approach to populating CORAL - Communicating with liaison library staff about relevant product updates, new usage statistics, or recent outreach efforts from publishers - Assisting with collection management efforts for serials, electronic books, and related tools such as the link resolver, the discovery tool, and the A-Z journal list - Helping with special projects, such as the CORAL development team, open access collection analysis, and evidence-based acquisition programs
Basic Qualifications - Applicants must be enrolled into the USC Master of Management in Library and Information Science online program - Must be detail-oriented and accurate - Ability to work independently - Ability to extensively use Excel and/or spreadsheets and virtual conferencing - Must possess a computer
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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