South Carolina Political Collections (http://www.sc.edu/library/scpc/), part of the University Libraries system, is looking for student assistants to work up to 20 hours/week beginning this fall. Assistants arrange and describe manuscript collections, help with researchers, conduct research, complete photocopy orders, transcribe oral history interviews, assist in the preparation of exhibits, and help with other work as needed.
SCPC is located at 720 College St., behind the Colonial Center. Students set their own schedule between the hours of 8:30am and 5pm, Mon-Fri., and enjoy parking spots right outside our door. Assistants must be able to lift 40 lb. cartons and climb steps carrying those cartons. Pay is $7.95 an hour. Students with excellent writing skills and an interest in politics and government are particularly encouraged to apply.
To apply, send resume to Lori Schwartz, Special Projects Archivist (and 2004 MLIS grad), firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions, call 777-0580.