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Employers of Library Science majors in AR

Librarians help people find information and conduct research for personal and professional use. Their job duties may change based on the type of library they work in, such as public, school, and medical libraries. Librarians work for local government, colleges and universities, companies and elementary and secondary schools. Most work full time, but opportunities for part-time work exist. Most librarians need a master’s degree in library science. Some positions have additional requirements, such as a teaching certificate or a degree in another field. The median annual wage for librarians was $55,370 in May 2012. Employment of librarians is projected to grow 7 percent from 2012 to 2022, slower than the average for all occupations. Librarians are needed to assist library patrons in locating information and resources, but growth will be limited as people become more comfortable using electronic resources to conduct their own research.

Librarians

Librarians help people find information and conduct research for personal and professional use. Their job duties may change based on the type of library they work in. Their 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. Librarians can work in a variety of settings, including public libraries, educational institutions, museums, corporations, government agencies, law firms, non-profit organizations, and healthcare providers.. Most work full time, but opportunities for part-time work exist. Librarians typically need a master’s degree in library science. Some positions have additional requirements, such as a teaching certificate or a degree in another field. The median annual wage for librarians was $58,520 in May 2017. Employment of librarians is projected to grow 9 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Communities are increasingly turning to libraries for a variety of services and activities. Therefore, there will be a continuous need for librarians to manage libraries and help patrons find information.

Archivists, Curators, and Museum Workers
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Archivists appraise, process, catalog, and preserve permanent records and historically valuable documents. Curators oversee collections of artwork and historic items, and may conduct public service activities for an institution. Museum technicians and conservators prepare and restore objects and documents in museum collections and exhibits. Archivists, curators, museum technicians, and conservators work in museums, historical sites, governments, colleges and universities, corporations, and other institutions. Most work full time. Archivist, curator, and conservator positions typically require a master’s degree related to the position’s field. Museum technicians typically have a bachelor’s degree. Prior experience gained through an internship or by volunteering in archives or museums is helpful in getting a position as an archivist, curator, museum technician, or conservator. The median annual wage for archivists, curators, and museum workers was $47,360 in May 2017. Overall employment of archivists, curators, museum technicians, and conservators is projected to grow 13 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. The need to store information in archives and public interest in science, art, and history, may continue to spur demand for archivists, curators, museum technicians, and conservators. Applicants should expect very strong competition for jobs.

Library Assistants, Clerical

Compile records, sort, shelve, issue, and receive library materials such as books, electronic media, pictures, cards, slides and microfilm. Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title. Register patrons to permit them to borrow books, periodicals, and other library materials. The median annual wage for library assistants and clerks was $25,810 in May 2017.

Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in library science. The median annual wage for postsecondary library science teachers was $70,940 in May 2017.

Library Technicians

Assist librarians by helping readers in the use of library catalogs, databases, and indexes to locate books and other materials; and by answering questions that require only brief consultation of standard reference. Compile records; sort and shelve books or other media; remove or repair damaged books or other media; register patrons; and check materials in and out of the circulation process. Replace materials in shelving area (stacks) or files. Includes bookmobile drivers who assist with providing services in mobile libraries. The median annual wage for library technicians was $33,690 in May 2017.

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Company City State
City of Little Rock
Central Arkansas Library Sys
University of Arkansas System
Melville Library
Ft. Smith Public Library
Fayetteville Public Library
Library, Arkansas State
City of North Little Rock
William F Laman Public Library
Collection Developement Services
Sas State Lib Collectn Dev Svc
County of Garland
Garland Co Library
County of Washington
Winslow Branch Library
County of Saline
Saline County Library
University of Arkansas System
Ottenheimer Library
Columbia County Library
Pine Bluff and Jefferson County Library System
City of Springdale
Springdale Branch Library
County of Pope
Pope County Library System
City of Rogers
Rogers Public Library
County of Faulkner
Faulkner County Library
Baxter County Library
Huie Library
Pendergraft Library
Arkanzas Tech University Lib
Harding University, Inc.
Brackett Library
University of Arkansas System
Bentonville Public Library
Philander Donald W Reynolds Library and Tech Center
Robert & Vivian Young Law Library
Central Arkansas Library System
Terry Library
Eugene Pfeifer
White County Regional Library System
Searcy Public Library
Friends of The Siloam Springs Library Foundation
Central Arkansas Library System
John Gould Fletcher Library
Friends of The Monticello Branch Library
Northeast Arkansas Regional Library Inc
Corning Public Library
Ouachita Mountains Regional Library System
Phillips Lee Monroe Regional Library
Phillips County Library
May Branch Acquiring Corp
Malvern Hsc Library
Northeast Arkansas Regional Library Inc
Greene County Public Library
County of Hot Spring
Hot Spring County Library
Thomson Library
University of Arkansas System
Monticello Library
Joan's Revelation Gifts Inc
Arkansas Department of Human Services
Library For Blind/Physically
Paul Sullins Public Library
Crossett Public Library
Barton Library
Union County
Central Arkansas Library Systems
Nixon Library
William F. Laman Public Library System
Argenta Branch Library
Southern Arkansas University
Magale Library
Central Arkansas Library System
CALS
Southeast Arkansas Regional Library
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