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Library & Information Science Careers: Finding a Job

Find Jobs in these Databases

Below are databases that include local, national and international job opportunities as well as information about potential employers.

Job Hunting Resources on the Web

There are a lot of great resources on the web where you can search for jobs in Library & Information Science and Archives.  Below you'll find resources that include job listings in academic, public, school and special libraries as well as in museums and archives. Hover your mouse over the links to find out what they contain. Have fun exploring!

Find a Gig

Don't want to commit to a 9-5 job? Want to set your own schedule and still make money? Consider using your skills to do short-term projects, or "gigs." Below, find a number of different places where you can search for short-term work.

Networking Resources

Professional associations can be a great place to find information about your chosen career path, including white papers, job listings and networking opportunities.  For more information, including tips and techniques, see the library guide to Networking.

Application, Interview & Presentation Resources

Below are resources to help with the interview process, including presentation resources.  For more tips, tricks and techniques, see the library guide to Interviewing.

Placement Agencies

A placement agency can help you to match your skills and long-term goals to appropriate job opportunities.  Below you'll find some helpful resources that include tips for working with placement agencies and more.