Richland County Public Library
1431 Assembly Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Name: Kelly Coulter
Title: Visual Services Manager
Type of Organization:
Agency Media Organization Governmental Agency Educational Not-For-Profit Manufacturer, Retailer or Service Other
Major Recommended for Position :
Advertising Public Relations Visual Communications Broadcast Journalism Print Journalism Mass Communications Concentration
Please note this is an unpaid internship/volunteer opportunity. A special unpaid internship application must be completed and submitted for consideration and resumes are encouraged.
Duties of Intern:
The Richland County Public Library is looking for a volunteer Virtual Services (Web site team) Intern (unpaid) to help with various tasks in the library’s Virtual Services department, located at the Main Library, 1431 Assembly St. Duties include various tasks such as but not limited to gathering, editing, and/or writing web content; working with individual departments and/or locations to plan web features; wireframing and using other planning mechanisms to communicate planned functionality; assisting the Virtual Services Manager with preparation for presentations; and reporting on projects and Web site usage. This is a great opportunity to learn how a working Web team manages the online presence of a high profile public agency.
Skills Required for Internship:
The student /prospective intern should be in good academic standing ( junior or senior level preferred) and willing to work at least 8 hours per week. Please note this is an unpaid internship/volunteer opportunity. A special unpaid internship application must be completed and submitted for consideration and resumes are encouraged. To apply, please e-mail Cathy Dolan, Volunteer Coordinator, at cdolan@myRCPL.com, or call 929-3436. Or for more information, contact Kelly Coulter at kcoulter@myRCPL.com or call 929-3466.