Youth Services Department

Summer Internship (unpaid)



May - August.

We are looking for a minimum commitment of 6 to 8 weeks working 8 to 12 hours per week. A schedule will be determined based on Youth Services Deparment programming and staffing needs.



To provide future Youth Services librarians with experience in programming and working with children from birth to 8th grade. Intern will assist experienced Youth Services staff with programming, public service and Summer Reading Club.



Education:  Recent MLIS graduate or currently enrolled in an MLIS program. Must have a valid Driver's License.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:  Experience with children and technology preferred. 



  1. Assist staff with Summer Reading Club: Encourage participation, regester patrons, and distribute prizes.
  2. Assist staff in planning and implementing Youth Services programs.
  3. Assist staff wiith Summer Reading Club outreach.
  4. Assist staff with supervising junior volunteers.

 To apply for this unpaid Summer Internship in the Batavia Public Library Youth Services Departmen, email or mail a resume and letter of interest using Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF to or download the application on this website. 


This is an immediate opening.


Batavia Public Library is an equal-opportunity employer. 


To apply for an internship at the Library, download the Application for Unpaid Internship form (pdf), and submit the completed form to the Library.