Library of Congress Junior Fellows Program 2023:Inventory of South Asian Language Serials

Dear SALTA Community, See the opportunity below for your student. A flyer is attached for you to distribute:

Apply for 10-week paid summer internship in Washington DC!
The Library of Congress Junior Fellows Program is now accepting applications for summer 2023!
The Library’s Asian Division seeks a Junior Fellow for a project to inventory South Asian serials
in Bengali, Hindi, Gujarati, Malayalam, Tamil, and Urdu, among many other languages. The
Junior Fellow will enhance the discoverability and accessibility in our online catalog of South
Asian serials in Bengali, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, and other South
Asian languages. The Junior Fellow will be trained to work in our Integrated Library System (ILS)
to update holding information and add item records for bound volumes in our collection. This
project will take place over 10 weeks on-site at the Library of Congress in Washington DC
between May 22 and July 28, 2023.
Open to currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students, and those who have graduated
recently. Application on USAJobs, www.usajobs.gov/job/684718300. Deadline: November 28,
2023.
More info, including project descriptions: http://www.loc.gov/juniorfellows
For questions, feel welcome to contact Jonathan Loar (JLOA@loc.gov), South Asia librarian,
Library of Congress Asian Division

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