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Archives Practicum
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
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Temporary Job (Summer, Student, Seasonal, etc...)
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Banff, Southern Alberta, Alberta
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The Archives Practicum program is designed for new archivists with an interest in artistic, multimedia, and/or corporate records. This hands-on experience allows new professionals to work closely with Banff Centre’s Archivist. The Archivist will work with and mentor the participant in an area of interest such as digitization and digital archiving, arrangement and description, or reference and outreach. The participant will also receive a general overview of the activities of an Archives and Records Management Centre, with introductions to all key aspects of archival work.

Practicum placements are appropriate for recent graduates of Master of Archival studies programs or Master in Library and Information Science programs, with an interest in archival work. This is an opportunity for a new professional to gain experience and expand and develop their career and capabilities. This program requires a full-time commitment.

Program dates: November 13, 2017 - March 30, 2018
*this is a full-time practicum program at the Banff Centre.

Successful applicants are provided with a weekly living allowance of $427 CAD and access to subsidized housing. For more information and to apply online, please visit:

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