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


Job details

The EUI Library is a small vibrant academic library meeting the research needs of EUI professors, fellows and PhD researchers in the Social Sciences.

Our services include InterLibrary Loan, Circulation, Acquisitions, Institutional Repository and Open Science, Cataloguing, Electronic Resources Management, Integrated Library Systems and Journals.

Our trainees have the opportunity of working in one or more of these services, carrying out both basic day to day library tasks but also being part of special projects.




Qualifications Required

  • Candidates must have obtained a university degree in Library and Information studies before 31 October 2023, and not more than three years before the start date of the traineeship (unless currently enrolled in further studies)
  • 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 

How to apply

The call for paid 12-month Library traineeships in 2024 is now open.

If you wish to apply for a traineeship starting either 1 February or 1 November 2024, please send the following documentation, by 31 October 2023,  to [email protected]:

  • CV (which includes an indication of nationality)
  • 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 [email protected]

Any enquiries should be sent to [email protected]


More information

For information on Conditions for Eligibility, Type and Duration, Grant and Benefits visit EUI Traineeships.



Page last updated on 21 June 2023

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