UH-Maui College Library

Location: University of Hawaii Maui College (UHMC)
Supervisor: Lisa Sepa
Phone: 808-984-3233
Email: tolliver@hawaii.edu
Website: http://maui.hawaii.edu/library/

Description of library

College library

Description of internship

Duties and projects include reference and circulation desks, technical services, student instruction and library tours, and any tasks or projects that are appropriate to the library’s needs and the intern’s level of expertise.

Required qualifications

Some library classes, including LIS 601

Desired qualifications

Familiarity with basic library procedures and the MCC library reference resources

Weekly schedule

Will be scheduled in minimum 1-hour segments, between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. May be modified to include Saturdays after intern is familiar with operations.

Learning/experiential goals or work outcomes expected

Gain experience in tasks and projects, familiarity with Maui College Library’s reference resources, experience working with library personnel and users, and experience in technical services.

Evaluation methods

Intern will be evaluated on reliability, evidence of increasing competence in library duties, ability to interpret and follow through on instructions and assignments, and evidence of interest level. Format will be reports to and discussion with supervising librarian. Evaluation will be done mid-course and at completion of internship.