APS buildings are open to staff and invited visitors. The Library is under renovation until early 2022. Virtual programs are ongoing and some in person events are resuming. Read more about the APS's COVID response and operating procedures.

Career Chats

What does it take to work for America’s oldest learned society? Hear from staff at the American Philosophical Society (APS) as we learn just that! This series brings you real conversations with APS staff on their careers and how they came to work at the Society.

The APS is home to and is a museum, research library, archive, conservation lab, publications department, scholarly society, and more! Learn about the broad range of careers that an organization like the APS employs. From archivists to conservators, join us as we explore the many careers and people of the APS.

We’d love to hear if you have any questions about these careers! Submit those here.