Category Archives: Professional Development

Paid Internship at Glenstone Museum

Glenstone, a museum of modern and contemporary art located 15 miles outside of Washington, DC, is seeking applications for a Library Collections Intern position. As the “museum,” which includes acres of wild and landscaped art installations, prepares to expand the formal … Continue reading

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National Gallery of Art Library Student Position

                          The National Gallery of Art Library is seeking applicants for a student assistant position in the Reader Services Department. Library Technician (Circulation) The primary purpose of this … Continue reading

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Artstor Wants YOU

We invite students in all concentrations to become the voice of Artstor on their campus for the Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 semesters. Who are we looking for? Good communicators who know and use the Artstor Digital Library in their … Continue reading

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How to Write About (Contemporary) Art

Writing about art takes practice and skill, and even for the seasoned writer the process can seem a bit mysterious. A picture may be worth 1,000 words, but which words should you use? Gilda Williams, a London correspondent for Artforum and … Continue reading

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Position Announcement–Part-Time, Temporary Cataloger at the National Museum of Women in the Arts

The National Museum of Women in the Arts Betty Boyd Dettre Library and Research Center is seeking a part-time, temporary cataloger to create original cataloging records for approximately 500 artist files. In an effort to provide better access and description … Continue reading

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A Letter from Camp Digital Art History

Arts + crafts time, campers! And skip the archery, bugs, and mess hall food. This is the geeky art camp on the other side of the lake–scholars (campers) collaborate and compute their way through the digital humanities to learn new data … Continue reading

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Glenstone is Hiring

Glenstone, the private Potomac museum of Emily and Mitchell Rales designed to provide the gestalt experience between art, architecture, and landscape, is currently seeking an Assistant Archivist to assist in the management of the daily business operations of the archives. This is a … Continue reading

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Another Position from the NGA

National Gallery of Art Library The National Gallery of Art Library is seeking applicants for a student assistant position in the Reader Services Department. Library Technician (Circulation) Assists with a wide variety of circulation and reader services for Gallery staff and … Continue reading

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Summer Positions at National Gallery

It’s internship-hunting time! Here are two cherry positions that would allow you to stay right here in DC. Program Assistant (2 positions) for Artful Conversations and Children’s Film Program Family and Teen Programs, Division of Education The National Gallery of … Continue reading

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