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Layout and Design Internships, Dalkey Archive Press

Dalkey Archive Press is pleased to announce that internships in Design and Layout are now available to candidates with advanced skills in graphic design.  These internships are paid and are an excellent opportunity to build a portfolio by receiving credit for the layout of books and design of covers.

Among duties assigned will be:

  • Layout of books using standardized template
  • Design of book covers using our standardized template
  • Design of posters, brochures, advertisements and other promotional materials
  • Insertion of corrections received from proofreaders into the text
  • Preparation of final files of book interiors and covers for printing


Candidates should have the following knowledge and experience:

  • Expertise and demonstrable experience with Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign
  • Previous experience in the layout of books, including knowledge of typefaces, margins, and line-breaks
  • Familiarity with the book publishing process
  • A working knowledge of the Press’s books is preferred


The internships can be done remotely online, but candidates must be available twenty hours per week. Internships can begin immediately.

Please send a cover letter expressing interest in and outlining your suitability for the internship, hours available, a complete resume, and a portfolio of previous relevant experience to Jake Snyder:


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