École nationale supérieure des sciences de l’information et des bibliothèques, Lyon (France)
ENSSIB Library Intern, September - November 2003
Frédérique Hauville's three-month internship at the Yale University Library concentrated on three departments: the Near East Collection, the American Oriental Society, and Public Services (with a number of Research Services & Collections staff members providing introduction and orientation to instruction, reference, online reference, and related services).
Frédérique studied Classics, History and Archeology, and has a post-graduate diploma in Public Policies and in Library Information Science from the École nationale supérieure des sciences de l’information et des bibliothèques (ENSSIB), which sponsored and funded her internship.
Founded in 1992 as a successor to the École nationale supérieure de bibliothécaires (ENSB), ENSSIB is France's national school for information and librarianship. Directly administered by the Ministry for Higher Education and Research, it trains library and information managers and carries out research in the fields of information science, librarianship and the history of the book.