Pathway to Success: Digital Projects Librarian/ Digital Projects Archivist

UMSI Courses

Mastery Courses Affiliated:

  • Digital Repository Architecture and Implementation

Fulfill all MSI requirements. Strongly recommended courses include: 

Elective courses include: 

Field Experiences & Internships

Sites where UMSI students have recently completed relevant internships include:

  • Bentley Historical Library, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI
  • Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
  • The Detroit Ledger, Detroit, MI
  • Ford Presidential Library, Community and Ethical Access Music Preservation Project, Ann Arbor, MI
  • MSU Archives, Bentley Historical Library, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Ann Arbor District Library, Ann Arbor, MI

Career Success

Recent grads have accepted positions in this area that include:

  • Digital Collections & Preservation Librarian, Boston College University Libraries
  • Digital Projects Librarian-Assistant Professor, University of Alabama
  • Project Archivist, Sarns, Inc.
  • Project Archivist, Allied Vaughn, GM Design Archive and Special Collections
  • Library Fellow for Digital Archives, MIT Libraries
  • Digital Repository Analyst, Center for Research Libraries
  • Digital Archivist, Benedictine University
  • Digital Imaging Archivist, The Henry Ford Museum

 The Pathways highlighted in this section are suggested routes to desired career goals.  Other routes through the MSI curriculum are also possible.  We'll advise you on your selection of courses, internships, and activities to support your career goals.