Medical/Legal Library

The Law Library Association of Greater New York recommends the following site for internships: LLAGNY Internship Listings. Please note that individual sites must be approved by Palmer.

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Contact: Len Sierra
Email: lsierra@rdg.boehringer-ingelheim.com
Main duties: Medical librarianship work

Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Family Learning Place
Contact: Crysta Jones
718.920.2357

Cullen and Dykmam, LLP
Contact: Alan Cohen
718-780-0016
Email: acohen@cullenanddykman.com
Main duties: Law firm librarianship

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Contact: Bess Reynolds
Email: breynolds@debevoise.com
Main duties: Implementing an automated circulation system for the law library collection

Ehrman Medical Library of the New York University School of Medicine/Medical Center
For application details go to:

http://library.med.nyu.edu/library/libinfo/dept_personnel/internships.html

Elmhurst Hospital Center – Health Sciences Library
Email: ehc-library@nychhc.org
Main duties: Collection development/acquisitions/alert system or organize library procedure manual and networked drive or researcher and writer

FCB Healthcare
Contact: Christopher Coll
212-885-2955
Main duties: Setting up a library of medical journals and trade publications

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Contact: AN Khanam
Email: khanaan@friedfrank.com
Main duties: Cataloging, research, acquisitions and serials management for a law firm

Helen Whitney Productions
Contact: Helen Whitney
Email: KC.FORGIVENESS@gmail.com
Main Duties: Support the archivist conducting newspaper research
(original hard copies) for a 2-hour PBS documentary
currently in production.

Hospital for Special Surgery Archives
Contact: Timothy Roberts
Email: robertst@hss.edu
Main duties: Archival work

Hospital for Special Surgery Medical Library
Contact: Timothy Roberts
Email: robertst@hss.edu
Main duties: Medical librarianship

James J. Peters VA Medical Center
Contact: Judy Steever
718-584-9000 ext. 6925
Email: judy.steever@va.gov
Main duties: Entering collection of books, AVs and journals into online catalog.

Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center Library
Contact: Liza Zigelbaum
Email: lzigelbaum@kingsbrook.org
Main duties: Medical librianship

Manhattan-Staten Island Area Health Education Center
Contact: Rossmery Barzey
212 534-2432
Email: rosie@msiahec.org
Main duties: Helping to develop and staff health profession education information clearinghouse for medical students, patients and the community

McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP
Contact: Jennifer Alexander
212.905.8314
Email: jalexander@mckennalong.com

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Integrative and Behavioral Cardiology
Contact: Louise Falzon
212-241-4464
Email: louise.falzon@msnyuhealth.org
Main duties: Medical librarianship work on a project to create an evidence base for subsequent systematic review

New York Academy of Medicine
Arlene Shaner
212-822-7313
Main duties: Work relating to historical collections

New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Public Health Library
Detailed information and application form at: http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/hrtp/hrtp.shtml
Main duties: Assisting in providing health information services that support the needs of DOHMH staff, community-based organizations, and the general public

New York County Lawyers’ Association
Email: nnobari@nycla.org
Main duties: Research and reference departments.

New York Law Institute
Contact: Ralph Caiazzo
212 732-8720
Email: ralph@NYLI.org
Main duties: Cataloging for a law firm

New York Univeristy Medical Center – Frederick L. Ehrman Library
Contact: Karen Brewer, Ph.D., Chair
212-263-5394
Email: brewek01@library.med.nyu.edu
Main duties: A variety of internships available in archives, reference, public service, web services, collection services

Peconic Estuary Program (Yaphank, NY), Suffolk County Department of Health Services
Contact: Peconic Estuary Program
Email: info@peconicestuary.org
Main duties; Website development

SUNY Stony Brook University, Health Sciences Library
Contact: Kerry Anne Keegan
631.444.6903
Email: kerry.keegan@stonybrook.edu

Vera Institute of Justice
Contact: Ruth Parlin
212-376-3150
rparlin@vera.org
Main duties: Metadata, taxonomy development, identify key documents for inclusion in institutional repository

Weill Cornell Medical Library
Contact: Kristine Alpi
Email: kma2002@med.cornell.edu
Main duties: Administration, Computer Services, Education & Outreach, Information Access Services, and Resource Management

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Contact: Suzanne Castroman
212-728-8735
Email: scastroman@willkie.com
Main duties: Law librarianship work as well as web site and intranet maintenance

Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Wyeth Research Library
Email: yirkam@wyeth.com
Main duties: Support all areas of library operations.