The General Research Division serves as the central research hub in the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. The division welcomes hundreds of visitors each day, including scholars, writers, graduate and undergraduate students, general readers, tourists, and those who might simply be looking for the answer to a nagging question. The division supports the library’s strategic priorities in ensuring that our researchers have access to our humanities collections in the library’s many reading rooms.
The research data intern will play a vital role in reviewing, transcribing, and analyzing researcher registration forms for the library’s special collections. This data is important in providing a better picture of how the collections are being used, the impact of those collections, and who the researchers are who use the collections.
Supporting the Research Services team, the Research Data Intern will:
Knowledge of NYPL resources and spreadsheets preferred