Internships

2019-2020 Internships

 

The UOC Library has opened six calls for applications for non-curricular internships.

No coffee or photocopies! You will be able to train in a real work environment to support specialist personnel.

What we offer

  • You’ll learn alongside a team of professionals. Get to know us!
     

  • You’ll have a flexible timetable so you can combine the internship with your studies.
     

  • You’ll get to know a Library born in the digital era that mentors students, researchers and teaching staff in their work.
     

  • No fetching coffee or making photocopies! On this internship, we want you to say what you think and play an active role.

Library website management

SEO, Analytics, HTML etc. Are you interested in electronic publishing and web positioning?

Responsibilities:

  • Website analysis, monitoring the Library’s project to determine relevant indicators to enable improvement: what the most visited contents are, how users access the website, etc. You will use data display software such as Data Studio and Google Analytics.
     

  • Web positioning with the application of SEO techniques, such as the definition of keywords and tags. Notions of electronic publishing in HTML and CSS would be useful and you will use content managers such as Drupal.
     

  • The project to define a new website. Your input regarding facilitating access to contents, information display and user experience will be welcome.


More information about the offer

Promoting open knowledge

Join our team working to make science more accessible and participatory for all.

Responsibilities:
 

  • Duties associated with the operation of the UOC's institutional repository, O2 (DSpace). This institutional portal disseminates information regarding the UOC community's activity around the world, increasing its visibility and impact. The O2 offers access to our University's scientific articles, doctoral theses and final projects from anywhere in the world, from Utrecht to Bogotá. This internship programme provides opportunities such as learning how the O2's content is organized, and how to assign publications descriptive metadata, while also seeking to ensure the metadata's quality.
     

  • Dissemination of open access research. The UOC has implemented an action plan to promote knowledge generated within the University, known as the Open Knowledge Action Plan. One of the project's primary action areas is to promote open access (OA) to scientific publications and raise awareness of its benefits in the scientific community.
     

More information about the offer

How do I sign up?

If you’re a UOC student, access the internships tool and select the option UOC non-curricular internships. Register and you’ll be able to access the list of offers.

If you’re not studying at the UOC, send an email with your CV to coopedu@uoc.edu, indicating the title of the internship.