ILS: Research Services Special Project Student Team Member (S9616X)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

The Special Project Student will work directly with Research Librarians 20 hours per week for 9 weeks over the summer to aid in the development of the Drupal-based data management tool “Bates Data Papers” (BDP). This limited project will involve BDP development for the storage and description of Economics data sets that will be made discoverable and accessible to others. To maximize discoverability and accessibility, the Research Services Special Project student will help develop a mechanism for migrating select BDP content to the Bates Institutional Repository SCARAB.

The Basics

Department: Information and Library Services
Supervisor: Pete Schlax
Office Location: United States
Email: pschlax2
Pay Grade: X
Hours: 20 hrs/week
Workers: 1

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities


Must be working concurrently with Professor Nate Tefft on a separate, but related independent project and must be named Michael Varner.


Mike will report directly to Pete Schlax and/or Christine Murray. Mike will not supervise anyone himself. Supervisor: Pete Schlax Office Location: Ladd Library Email: