Summer Assistant, 2012

UPDATE: We have received a sufficient number of applications and are no longer accepting new candidates. We will reopen the search later, if necessary.

Summer Library Job: Zines Assistant
Open to Barnard and Columbia students and '12 graduates.

Responsibilities:

  • Read and abstract zines (If you don't know about zines, check out our zines site.)
  • Process zines for archives and stacks
  • Update our blog
  • Other duties as they arise

Flexible hours: 10-35 hours within M-F 9-5 week.

Pay: depends on how the College handles housing. If there is no free housing, we'll up the hourly wage to compensate.

Requires excellent writing skills. Send two zine abstracts to zines@barnard.edu or drop them off at the library reference desk for Jenna Freedman. Two to three sentence abstracts should be descriptive rather than critical.

Knowledge of zines, punk, and/or activist communities a plus.

Contact Zine Librarian Jenna Freedman for more information 4.4615 or IM (AOL, Google, Jabber, Yahoo) BarnardLibJenna.