Wikipedian in Residence – Paid Internship at OCLC

Research Assistant, Wikipedian in Residence Overview OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. is a nonprofit, membership, computer library service and research organization dedicated to the public purposes of furthering access to the world’s information and reducing information costs. ¬†Tens of thousands of libraries around the world use OCLC services to locate, acquire, catalog, lend and Read More

Guidelines for Residency Practices and Principles

In ARL Spec Kit 188 there is a small document prepared by the Association for Library and Information Science Eduction (ALISE) called “Guidelines for Practices and Principles in the Design, Operation, and Evaluation of Post-Master’s Residency Programs” (see images 79-82). The document defines “Internship”, “Residency”, and “Mid-career Fellowship”. It also lists rationale, resident and organizational Read More