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Librarian Internship


The Florida Aquarium seeks a librarian to build a user-friendly library out of its growing literature collection, in the interests of making knowledge-based resources accessible and available to the staff and volunteers of The Florida Aquarium in pursuit and fulfillment of its mission:  To entertain, educate, and inspire stewardship about our natural resources. 


The librarian can expect to:

  • Organize and catalog a .pdf-based digital library that can be searched/browsed by staff
  • Organize and catalog a hard copy library of books
  • Develop a check-out system for hard copy materials
  • Scan existing hard copy references to .pdf digital format for inclusion into the digital library
  • Present training workshops to staff on library features and uses


Application Prerequisites:

  • Must be enrolled in a degree program.
  • Must submit resume, an unofficial transcript, two letters of reference and a cover letter which outlines your area of interest and your availability.
  • Internships are on a volunteer basis.


How to apply:

Select the internship that best fits your needs. Email application materials to: or Fax to : (813) 273-4161.


All internships are non-paid.