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The EUI Library has openings for a limited number of remunerated traineeships every year




Qualifications Required

  • Candidates must hold a degree or post-graduate diploma in Library and Information studies (obtained no more than eighteen months prior to traineeship start date). Candidates who are currently obtaining these qualifications will also be considered
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in an international team 
  • Excellent knowledge of English and good knowledge of a second EU language 

Conditions for Eligibility

Being a national of a European Union member state, or of a candidate country which benefits from a pre-accession strategy (nationals of non-member states may be accepted depending on resources available).

Type and Duration

Remunerated twelve-month traineeship, the first three months of which constitute a trial period.

Grant, Benefits and Insurance

  • Maintenance grant: €1,335 per month (from January 2019)
  • Travel expenses: one return trip reimbursed 
  • Health insurance: obligatory (at own initiative, or through the EUI) 

How to apply

If you wish to apply for a traineeship in 2020, please send the following documentation to [email protected]:

  • CV
  • Motivation letter

You should ask for two people, not related to you, to send a reference testifying to your character, experience, and/or skills, directly to l[email protected]

Deadline for applications 31 October 2019 for placements in spring (beginning 1 February) and autumn (beginning 1 November) 2020.

Page last updated on 07 February 2019