Rowman & Littlefield Editorial Acquisition Intern | Rowman & Littlefield
Rowman & Littlefield is currently accepting applications for the Summer 2019 semester from students interested in studying with the company’s Editorial Department.

Rowman & Littlefield, headquartered in Lanham, Maryland, is one of the largest and fastest-growing independent publishers and distributors in North America. The company publishes in virtually all fields in the humanities and social sciences.

Students accepted will train and learn all operations of editorial’s acquisitions department. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, ordering books, creating book files, formatting manuscripts, observing editorial meetings, reviewing proposals, writing book descriptions, and searching for cover images.

Because Rowman & Littlefield is committed to the growth of tomorrow’s publishing leaders, students selected as interns are expected to gain practical and valuable experience not only in their primary area of study, but with regard to the publishing industry as a whole. As such, candidates selected to the position are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.

Academic credit from an accredited institution of higher education must be available to all who apply for this unpaid internship. Student in all majors will be considered, but English, Communications, and Marketing students will be given preference.

This internship offers a flexible schedule, but candidates must know their schedule (academic and otherwise) for the requisite semester when applying.

If you are interested in applying for this internship, please send a resume and cover letter via email at