Cataloging Internship Opportunity at the Archive of Contemporary Music NYC

The Archive of Contemporary Music is looking for Catalogers

Internship description and duties:

Interns will receive training that enables them to catalog CDs, Vinyl LPs, or Books in our File Maker Pro Database.

We depend directly on our interns and allow them a great deal of hands-on experience and responsibility.

8 Hour commitment per/week. One Semester.

Qualification requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree; some library experience and/or graduate-level library classes.
  • Good interpersonal skills, responsible, reliable, detail-oriented.
  • Must be able to handle delicate and valuable materials with care
  • Familiarity with and enthusiasm for Music, Books, or Visual Arts is a positive.

Please respond to

Kindly include a resume and a few words about your interest in this project.


Will Susich

The ARChive of Contemporary Music

54 White Street

New York NY 10013 USA

(212) 226-6967

The ARC is a not-for-profit archive, music library and research center located in New York City.  The ARChive collects preserves and provides information on the popular music of all cultures throughout the world.   Since 1985 our holdings have grown to two million sound recordings, making the ARChive the largest popular music collection in the World.  As of 2009 it is in partnership with Columbia University.