Administer libraries and perform related library services. Work in a variety of settings, including public libraries, educational institutions, museums, corporations, government agencies, law firms, non-profit organizations, and healthcare providers. Tasks may include selecting, acquiring, cataloguing, classifying, circulating, and maintaining library materials; and furnishing reference, bibliographical, and readers' advisory services. May perform in-depth, strategic research, and synthesize, analyze, edit, and filter information. May set up or work with databases and information systems to catalogue and access information.
Access Services Librarian, Bibliographer, Catalog Librarian, Cataloger, Children's Librarian, Collection Development Librarian, Electronic Resources Librarian, Elementary Librarian, Instruction Librarian, Interlibrary Loan Services Librarian, Librarian, Library Director, Library Media Specialist, Library Services Coordinator, Media Specialist, Medical Librarian, Outreach Librarian, Public Services Librarian, Reference and Instruction Librarian, Reference Librarian, Reference Services Head, Research Librarian, School Librarian, School Library Media Specialist, Serials Librarian, Systems Librarian, Technical Services Librarian, Youth Services Librarian
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