The British Library are running a series of 3-month (or PT equivalent) PhD Placements, hosted by our specialist curatorial teams and other Library experts. Of the 17 placements currently on offer, this one may be of particular interest:


Exploring American Foreign Policy Resources at the British Library

This 3-month PhD placement offers an exciting opportunity to work with the Eccles Centre and the Americas curatorial team to explore the British Library’s North American collections and develop a new research resource.


Details about the scheme and application guidelines:

Application deadline: 19 February 2016


Open to all doctoral students (as long as they have the support of their supervisor or graduate tutor) the placement scheme includes a dedicated workplan, plus full supervision and training. All placement students are allocated their own desk and/or workspace, and are fully integrated into the working environment of the team/department in which they are based.


Placements will be held between June 2016 – May 2017. Exact start dates to be pre-agreed with successful candidates.


Contact for all queries regarding this position.