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Library & Information Science Careers: What Can I Do With a Degree in Library Science?

About Careers for Librarians and Archivists

There are a lot of great resources at Simmons and on the web where you can find information about library careers. Have fun exploring!

Alternative Careers for SLIS Graduates

Not interested in working as a more "traditional" librarian or archivist?  Explore some of these resources to discover the many career paths open to information professionals.

Books from the Career Collection

Use these books to discover more about career options in libraries and archives.  The career collection is located on the main floor of Beatley Library, just past the Circulation Desk, and browsing is recommended! 

International Careers

Interested in working outside of the United States? Explore these resources for more information on international careers for librarians and archivists.