Jobs at the LMS

Library Special Collections Student Placement - 2 vacancies

The London Mathematical Society is pleased to offer two paid placements to assist with managing the Society’s special collections. This will primarily be working on three main projects:

  1. Description of the correspondence of TA Hirst, LMS Hon Secretary, 1853-1892, comprising c. 500 letters arranged according to author
  2. Enhance the display of the Society’s artefacts.
  3. Catalogue the Society’s collection of digital images
  • Researching the rights to each image in relation to current copyright law.
  • Capturing details of the photographs.

Further information can be found in the Placement Description

Application Deadline: Wednesday 15 March; 5.00 pm

How to apply: please complete the application form and return it to Carol Chessis; email:  

For more information about the role, please contact Carol Chessis (tel: (020) 7291 9979; email

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