In its ninth year, the NJLA Internship Program offers graduate students enrolled in a Library & Information Science program the opportunity to become active in the New Jersey Library Association—the oldest library-focused professional association in the state. 

Each successful applicant will be appointed as an intern to a single committee, section, or roundtable for a term of the current NJLA year (ends June 30, 2023).

Interns will have the opportunity to attend meetings virtually; to network with peers and library leaders from around the state; and to participate in service learning.

Requirements for participation are: (1) enrollment in a Library & Information Science graduate program (or related program), (2) membership in NJLA, (3) no previous NJLA committee appointments. 

Interns are also required to attend three (3) meetings, 2 virtual and 1 hybrid, with their Intern cohort throughout the year beginning with an Internship Orientation session in January 2023.

The deadline to apply is Friday, December 23, 2022. Limited openings available.

For more information about NJLA’s committees, sections, and roundtables, please go to For any questions, please contact the NJLA Internship Co-Coordinators, Heather Kristian ([email protected]) & Ellen Ryan ([email protected]). 

Apply now: NJLA Internship Program 2022

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