Library and Information Science, Second Edition by Ferguson
(Ferguson's Careers in Focus)

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Praise for the previous edition:
"...does not disappoint...A well-organized and well-written addition."--School Library Journal

The growth of technology constantly creates new ways for information to be preserved and new avenues for people to access information. Trained information professionals help organize and store the information in the first place, and then provide guidance when it must be retrieved and synthesized. These professionals work in a range of settings, including academic, corporate, medical, law, music, public, and other types of libraries; archives; colleges and universities; home offices; business offices; and more.

Careers in Focus: Library and Information Science, Second Edition profiles 19 careers for professionals interested in this field.

Job profiles include:

-Acquisitions librarians
-Book conservators
-Children's librarians
-Corporate librarians
-Film and video librarians
-Law librarians
-Library assistants
-Library media specialists
-Medical librarians
-Research assistants.

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Published May 1, 2011 by Ferguson Publishing. 208 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Young Adult.

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