Translator of American History - English to Spanish


Project Title Translator of American History - English to Spanish
Project Summary Use your expertise in Spanish to translate some of the National Archives most popular online content on American history. Help share America's past with Spanish speakers, by introducing famous documents and individuals, major events, social movements, and much more.
Country United States
Agency National Archives and Records Administration
DoS Office N/A
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

The ideal candidate is fluent in Spanish and English, with professional proficiency, and has a love of American history. This project entails translating some of the most popular content on the National Archives website at archives.gov. This may include history lesson plans for teachers, exhibits, articles, or finding aids for researchers. Requires attention to detail and strong organizational skills. Interest in web design preferred. Opportunity for developing web pages using Drupal (content management system).

Desired Skills Interests
Skill
Web Writing
Web Design
Google Docs
Usability
Spanish
Interest in American History
Additional Information

You would be working with a member of the Web Program Staff, who will help you identify content for translation.
You can find the current Spanish-language section on archives.gov here: https://www.archives.gov/espanol/

Learn more about the mission and values of the National Archives here:
https://www.archives.gov/about/info/mission.html