Choosing a Library School

Hello readers, Have you delved a bit into the field library science and decided it’s the career path for you? Great! The next step is deciding which graduate school to attend. There are a plethora of resources available online to assist you in your decision.

Finding Internship Opportunities

Most library science degree programs require a specific number of observational hours or some form of internship or both. The terminology used will vary based on which discipline you choose to study; school media students must complete a student teaching practicum, an archives student may need to complete hands-on experience in the form of an […]

Library Career Disciplines – The Cost of Education

In previous posts, I’ve discussed the varying pay scale rates of different disciplines within the library profession. I would now like to delve into the overall costs of pursing a specific concentration in regard to time as well as money. If as a reader of this blog you are undecided about where to begin to […]

5 Things What You Won’t Learn in Library School

Those of my readers who have been working in the field for even a short time will recognize this simple truth: there are some things you won’t learn in library school. No matter which school you are attending/did attend, there are certain aspects of librarianship that you will only learn on the job. This is […]