DEADLINE: April 10th, 2015

WHEN: ~10 weeks, May-September 2015, start and end dates are flexible.  Work schedule will be Monday – Friday.

WHERE: Atwood Resource Center (formerly known as the Library and Archives), Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, in beautiful Anchorage, Alaska.

WHAT: The Atwood Resource Center is seeking enthusiastic applicants for this year’s William E. Davis Internship. This summer internship position is funded by the Cook Inlet Historical Society and the Anchorage Museum Association. Opportunities and training may include assisting with library and archival work; including processing and describing photograph collections, creating finding aids and reference services. The recipient will receive a stipend of $3000. Housing, benefits and transportation are not provided.

WHO: Applicants must be at least 18, must be computer literate, and should be a current student or a recent graduate in Library and Information Science, Museum Studies, History or related field. Previous experience with historical photographs, Alaskan history and/or special collections research a plus.


Please send a completed application with a resume and a letter describing your interest in the position, to Human Resources, Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, 625 C Street, Anchorage, AK, 99501; by fax: (907) 929-9216, or e-mail: Applications can be found on our website at (

Please note background checks will be required for successful applicant. All resumes must be accompanied by a completed application.