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Careers in other fields for librarians

successful strategies for finding the job

by Rhoda Garoogian

  • 264 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by American Library Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Library science -- Vocational guidance -- United States.,
    • Librarians -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Vocational guidance -- United States.,
    • Career changes -- United States.,
    • Job hunting -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 169-171.

      StatementRhoda Garoogian, Andrew Garoogian.
      ContributionsGaroogian, Andrew.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ682.2.U5 G37 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2535028M
      ISBN 100838904319
      LC Control Number85015800

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Careers in other fields for librarians by Rhoda Garoogian Download PDF EPUB FB2

Gordon presents both the rewards and challenges of alternative library careers clearly and provides sound advice for exploring options and breaking into new fields.

Two other recent books on information careers—G. Kim Dority's Rethinking Information Work and A Day in the Life: Career Options in Library and Information Science, edited by Cited by: 7.

Additional Physical Format: Careers in other fields for librarians book version: Garoogian, Rhoda. Careers in other fields for librarians. Chicago: American Library Association, Alternative Careers for Librarians Librarians who are interested in a career change can take their experience and utilize it in other information-centered positions.

Careers in other fields for librarians (Book Review) By Laura Fuderer Download PDF ( KB)Author: Laura Fuderer. The Librarian's Career Guidebook is an invaluable jumping off point for those not certain whether they're ready to commit to the field and library students considering their future.

The benefits of The Librarian's Career Guidebook wane for veteran librarians/5(6). Library assistants provide clerical support. Librarians and library technicians supervise them. Their duties include organizing materials, collecting fines for overdue or lost materials, checking in and out books, dvds, and other materials to patrons, and returning books to their shelves after patrons have used them.

Many public librarians plan programs for patrons, such as story time for children, book clubs, or other educational activities.

School librarians, sometimes called school media specialists, work in elementary, middle, and high school libraries, and teach students how to use library resources. What's the Alternative. Career Options for Librarians and Info Pros offers a concise overview of nontraditional career paths, particularly for new graduates of library and information schools and mid-level professionals.

It consists of eleven chapters that focus on a variety of career alternatives, varying from positions in organizations similar to libraries, to careers in information Author: Anne Linton. Librarians are the people keeping society afloat, you guys.

They don't just organize books and wear cool glasses—they're experts in the field of library science, and they make sure art and Author: Charlotte Ahlin.

Many public librarians plan programs for patrons, such as story time for children, book clubs, or educational activities. School librarians, sometimes called school media specialists, work in elementary, middle, and high school libraries and teach students how to use library -level education: Master's degree.

In the book, former librarians describe how they found jobs in other fields that were usually much more lucrative than working in a library. Bill Silbert Advertisement. Where ever there’s a need for information, there’s a need for a librarian. Librarians work in all types of places and with all types of people.

It's not every day that you find a job that can make a world of difference in people's lives. The right career can provide years of enjoyment, challenge and personal enrichment.

A career as a librarian just might be the right career for you. The Practice and Promise of Critical Information Literacy: Academic Librarians' Involvement in Critical Library Instruction ( views) More >> Home / Past Issues / No 3 () No 3 () May.

Table of Contents Articles. Editorial: Reconciling Viewpoints: Proudfoot versus Churchwell. Librarians may also work in information centers, corporations, museums, medical centers, law firms and other organizations.

A master's degree in library science is necessary for most librarian positions. Once on the job, librarians continuously train to stay up to date on. It takes more than a creaky book cart and reading glasses to become a librarian. Rather, librarians often have a substantial education in their field, which itself is full of variety.

Editor’s Note: InfoSpace has recently revisited this topic with updated job listings and more information. Be sure to check out 45 More Non-Librarian Jobs for MLIS Grads. At the beginning of the semester, way back in September when I’d only been in library school for a few weeks, I blogged about job opportunities for library and information science grads.

In actuality, both fields have a lot to teach each other and learn from each other. In this chapter the author, an academic librarian who also works as an actor and director, examines some of the different theatre skills that hold value for librarians, particularly in the. Dority, G. Kim. Rethinking information work: a career guide for librarians and other information professionals.

Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, This book is rich in resources for planning a career in the field of library and information science. Not just me, but librarians in general have a lot of skills that can transfer well to other fields.

Houghton-Jan in her post mentioned project management, information architechture, and writing. After some thinking about myself and a lot of other librarians I know, I recognized there are a lot of trasferrable skills that we librarians have. Librarians job description, Librarians salary, Librarians information, what is the job of a Librarian like, pros and cons about Librarians, colleges and universities for Librarians, is Librarians the right career for me, careers in Education.

Similar careers. A well written and timely book for the information professional at any career level.” — Steven M.

Cohen, Senior Librarian, Law Library Management, Incorporated “If you are looking for alternate career paths to take with your MLS, Gordon not only discusses the destinations, but tells you how to. Earning a bachelor's degree in history will provide a lot of career addition to gaining in-depth knowledge about the past, you will acquire the soft skills that many employers value.

They include writing, critical thinking, and organizational skills. All are useful regardless of your aspirations, but these attributes are essential in many occupations.

During the COVID shutdown, many communities are implementing successful programs for loaning library books or increasing how many books their students own at home. By far the most common system among the librarians and teachers I talked with incorporates book exchanges with the school lunches offered to high-need : Donalyn Miller.