Welcome!

Is your library considering hosting interns? Are you a staff member or volunteer at a library that already engages interns and are looking for ways to do so more strategically, thoughtfully and effectively? 

This site, hosted by Multnomah County Library in Oregon (serving Portland, Oregon and parts of the greater metropolitan area), offers access to FREE tools and resources to help your library design, build, and implement a library internship program that will meet the needs of your library as well as help you find - and effectively engage - qualified interns for a myriad of potential projects and roles.  On the following pages, you will find:
The library internships toolkit, online tutorials, and this website were developed and are hosted by Multnomah County Library, thanks to the generous support of the State of Oregon's Library Services & Technology Act (LSTA) Program.