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What Do Librarians Do All Day? Or, A Day In The Life Of A Music Librarian ethnomusicologyreview.ucla.edu

Like many librarians, I am often asked if I read books (or listen to recordings) all day long. I realize this question is often asked with tinges of envy since, in academia, we are all in our lines of work because we love books and music.

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Two Days In A Librarian’s Life www.voicesforthelibrary.org.uk

Librarians have varied and interesting jobs! This librarian works 15 hours per week in a Local Studies post, and has shared with us the enquiries they researched and responded to, with the help of one assistant, in just two days last week...

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Day In the Life Of A Librarian www.greenbeanteenqueen.com

Life as a public librarian means no two days are ever the same. It's one of the reasons I love my job-I never know what to expect each day and each day brings something new. Here's a peek into a day last week...

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Library Lover Part 2 cailamurphy.wordpress.com

What do you think of when you read the following word: LIBRARIAN? Do you think of mousy-haired women in pencil skirts shelving books?

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Why Does A Librarian Need A Masters Degree? lockedinthelibrary.wordpress.com

I just finished explaining to a member of the public why a librarian needs a masters degree for the umpteenth time...

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What People Don't Get About Working In A Library www.theatlantic.com

People have made an extremely strong link between librarians, libraries and books. This is only natural, but it really sells short the full value of libraries and the full scope of librarian work.

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How To Become A 21st Century Librarian lj.libraryjournal.com

Before deciding librarianship is right for you, make sure you understand what today’s librarians do all day. If you want quiet and lots of time to read, think again.

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