Library and Knowledge Services Internship
Education Week Newspaper
Bethesda, Maryland


Editorial Projects in Education, publisher of Education Week newspaper, has an opening for an intern to work with the EPE news library and Knowledge Services department. This is 15-20 hours per week position and pays $12.00/hour. The internship will begin as soon as possible.  This internship offers an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic  not-for-profit organization and gain focused, supportive training and professional experience in the field of special and news librarianship. Working closely with the EPE library and knowledge services, the intern will participate in providing information services to support the reporting, research, and development activities of an energetic and dedicated staff.  



Provide daily research and reference support for staff  

Respond to reference requests from outside clients via email and telephone

Perform book and serial cataloging, check-in and light shelving of materials in the library  

Respond to requests to reprint EPE content  

Assist with creating digital publications to leverage existing content around specific education topics

Create and update web pages for both Knowledge Services and the library

Use web analytics software to understand reader behavior online

Conduct background research on potential funders

Provide research and data support for grant proposals and reporting

Other special projects as needed



Background or interest in library science or education  

Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, interpersonal)   


EPE is conveniently located near the Bethesda Metro station.  EPE is a non-profit publishing organization, dedicated to informing  educators nationwide about pre-K through 12 education policy issues.  We offer a congenial workplace in the heart of Bethesda, just outside of Washington, D.C., with free access to our on-site gym and a friendly atmosphere where you can grow professionally. EOE  Please send letters of interest and resumes to:  [log in to unmask]


Best regards,
Kay Dorko
EPE Library Director
Editorial Projects in Education
6935 Arlington Road, Bethesda, Md.