Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) internship

Internship: Library and Information Science

Company: Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Location: Pretoria

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About Internship

The CSIR has two Internship opportunities for Library and Information Science, one of the internship opportunities is in the Records Management and Archival Services Stream and the other one in the Library Technical Services. These internship positions are for the CSIR Information Services department which forms part of the Business Excellence and Integration portfolio. The purpose of the Internship is to provide graduates with an opportunity to gain practical work experience in the library and information services field within a research and development environment.

1.Key responsibilities for the Records Management and Archival Services Internship:

  • Assist clients with archives requests under the guidance of the Archives technicians
  • Conduct collection audits and disposal of archival materials
  • Participate in special projects to keep abreast of trends

2.Key responsibilities for the Library and Technical Services Internship:

  • Shelving of books and journals
  • Assist library clients with completion of library requests;
  • Database training for the walk-in clients

Qualifications, skills and experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in library,information science
  • Goal oriented and deadline driven;
  • Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft PowerPoint / Excel


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