Librarians - Emploi d'avenir

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Librarians

Select, enrich, organize and maintain library collections and provide consultation services to clients.
Your good work ethics and your methodical spirit are among the first qualities needed in this profession. You have an ease in working with the public and in a team. You also do very well in IT.

 
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Description

Librarians select, develop, organize and maintain library collections and provide advisory services for users. They are employed in libraries or in a department within a library.

Main tasks

  • Recommend acquisition of books, periodicals and audio-visual, interactive media and other materials for inclusion in library collection
  • Provide reference services
  • Select, classify, catalogue and weed library materials
  • Prepare bibliographies, indexes, reading lists, guides and other finding aids
  • Develop systems to access library collections
  • Perform manual, on-line and interactive media reference searches to assist users in accessing library materials and arrange for interlibrary loans
  • Develop taxonomies using various information and data sources
  • Provide specialized programs for children, seniors and other groups
  • Conduct library information and orientation training programs and tours
  • Perform related administrative duties and supervise library technicians, assistants and clerks.

Training

UNIVERSITY PROGRAM

Library science or records management

More information

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This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Outaouais

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