Boston Public Library

Internship Opportunity

Internship Location: Central Library at Copley Square - Teen Room

Site Supervisor: Anna Draves and Mary Devine, Teen Librarians

The Copley Teen Room has hired an intern for the Spring 2013 Semester.
Please check back at a later time for Summer and/or Fall Semester offerings.
Thank you for your interest.


SUMMARY: Intern will observe and participate in the daily activities of the Teen Room, Copley.


  • Working with the Teen Librarian on specific outreach visits
  • Maintaining the BPL Teen Blog
  • Creating workshops and programs for teens
  • Observing and working with the Teen Librarian staff on various tasks in the Teen Room


  • Currently enrolled in a Library & Information Science degree program
  • Specific interest in working with teens

SCHEDULE (number of hours/week): May vary depending on internship guidelines but not to exceed 15-20 hours/week. Year round opportunities, including the summer.

To apply for an internship submit the following documents to

  1. Cover letter and resume
  2. Internship Application
  3. Description of Internship/Practicum Program



Click here for Internship Criteria and Guidelines