University of Wisconsin–Madison

Post a Job, Internship or Practicum

A message to employers, internship providers & practicum site supervisors: Recruit iSchool students and graduates!

Thank you in advance for supporting our students’ professional development through practicums, internships, and job opportunities in the field of library and information studies.

Post a professional position for soon-to-be graduates and alumni

Professional positions will be posted on the UW iSchool Jobs Blog. To submit a posting, use the Submit a Job form. If you have any questions about posting a professional position, please see our FAQ page on the jobs blog.

Post a job or internship for current students

Internships and jobs for current students are posted on the UW-iSchool Daily Digest (our information blog for current students). Many students work in paid positions or unpaid internships at local public libraries, academic libraries, archives, and other information agencies during their studies.

If you would like to post a job opportunity or internship in the Madison area for current students, send the position via email to the iSchool Main Office at: info@ischool.wisc.edu.

Be sure to include the following information:

  • description of the project
  • location
  • required knowledge and skills
  • estimated hours
  • desired work schedule
  • paid or unpaid
  • application procedures and deadline

Host a field placement (practicum) student at your site

Every iSchool Master’s student completes a 120-hourfield placement (practicum) during their studies, which is non-paid and for credit. If you are interested in hosting a practicum student, you can find more information on the Information for Practicum Supervisors page.

Not sure where your project fits?

Is it an: Internship, student hourly position or practicum/field placement? Contact Tanya Cobb, Student & Alumni Services Coordinator at: student-services@slis.wisc.edu to discuss.