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The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.

 

25-4021 Librarians

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.

Illustrative examples: Law Librarian, School Librarian, Music Librarian

Broad Occupation: 25-4020 Librarians
Minor Group: 25-4000 Librarians, Curators, and Archivists
Major Group: 25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations

List of SOC Major Groups
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010