Resources for the Museum Industry to Discuss the Issue of Unpaid Internships

American Alliance of Museums

The Alliance shares a set of resources regarding the issue of unpaid internships, and its implications for the diversity of museum professionals, now and in the future.

Seven Tips for Starting and Equitable and Inclusive Internship Program

American Alliance of Museums

In this blog post, Ayanna Reed, Director of Human Resources at the Oakland Museum of California, shares some helpful guidelines on making internships more equitable and inclusive.

Internship Form

University of Minnesota, Duluth

The University of Minnesota, Duluth shares its internship contract. The contract requires signatures by the intern, the university supervisor, and workplace supervisor (PDF). Museums may find this a useful model.

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