Many employers look for leaders. But what does that mean in the library world? A new series of webinars aims to answer that question.
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As students deeply entrenched in the library world, you’ve probably read about the recent controversy over books in New York correctional institutions. If not, let me catch you up.
Let’s face it: finding a job can be a job in itself! With all of the job board websites out there, it can be difficult to find what is actually relevant to you.
As MLIS students, we know that libraries exist in all organizations. From medicine, to law, to corporate and in between, libraries are essential everywhere. This past Tuesday, SJSU students learned that even Disney requires the special skills of librarians.
Are you interested in a career outside of academic or public libraries? Are you curious about LIS jobs in the pharmaceutical industry or another STEM area? Do you want to know what job titles to search for beyond “librarian”?
Are you interested in a career outside of a traditional library environment? SJSU’s Student Chapter of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) has an outstanding webinar coming up!
Have you thought about a LIS career that’s NOT in a library? If so, or if your curiosity is piqued, join the Career Development team on Wednesday, October 25 at 5:30 p.m.
The iSchool recently introduced a new career pathway – Data Science. Perhaps this doesn’t strike you as very library-sounding?
As part of my effort to explore the available LIS career paths, I reached out to some SJSU iSchool alumni to learn about their jobs.