Search Jobs
Search Internships
Publisher Profiles
Publishing Programs
Publishing Organizations
Major/Department guide
Commonly Used Terms
Publishing Events


Bookjobs.com is sponsored by the Association of American Publishers, the leading trade association for the U.S. book and journal publishing industry.


Internship Detail

[Back to Internships]

Company Name: W. W. NORTON & COMPANY
Description: The college division at W. W. Norton & Company is seeking an intern from May/June to August/September 2018 to assist with print and digital editorial projects in the philosophy, psychology, and world literature departments. The internship will offer insight into the editorial, marketing, and sales aspects of textbook publishing. Tasks will vary, but will include:
• Assisting with preparation of manuscripts and electronic ancillary materials
• Researching market data
• Organizing book review programs
• Researching artwork and primary source texts
• Formatting documents
• And other day-to-day office duties.
Length of Internship: 3 months, 20 hours per week
Requirements: Ideal candidates are detail-oriented and organized, able to work independently in an office environment, and interested in learning about college textbook publishing. Those with an interest in philosophy, psychology, film, drama, communications, and world literature are especially encouraged to apply. Specific hours are flexible, but interns must be available to work 3-4 days for a total of 20 hours per week over a three-month period. College juniors, seniors, and recent graduates preferred.
Location: New York, NY
Payment: $13/hour
How To Apply For This Internship: To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter as email attachments to Katie Pak (kpak@wwnorton.com). If you are applying to another Norton internship, please indicate as much in your cover letter.
© 2018 Association of American Publishers, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
site map   |   terms of use