Internship — Library Reference and Instruction Internship, TCC (Tallahassee)

Tallahassee Community College Library Reference and Instruction Internship

The TCC Library offers an opportunity for MLIS students to gain experience on a busy academic library reference desk and in teaching college-level information literacy classes.  Interns will work with a faculty librarian mentor and develop a schedule consisting of shadowing at the Reference Desk, observing information literacy instruction, and team teaching with one or more TCC Librarians.  Interns will also have opportunities to learn about the other areas of library services including access, acquisitions, and technical services.  Depending on the intern’s experience and interests, an internship project is identified with the mentor.   The internship offers the opportunity for interns to give a library instruction demonstration and to gain feedback from experienced instructional librarians. Hours are flexible.  Available fall, spring or summer terms.

Salary:  N/A


All applicants must be currently enrolled in a master’s degree program in library/information science. In addition, the successful candidate must have the ability to manage and prioritize their workload and must be able to work both independently and cooperatively in a team environment.

Other requirements include:

  • Experience searching online databases
  • Flexibility, accuracy, and attention to detail in work
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preference will be given to applicants with coursework in the following subjects:

  • Reference and research


To apply please send cover letter and resume to Debbie Robinson, Director of Library Services at