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Employers of Library Science majors in KY

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
Kentucky State University
Kentucky State University
Louisville Free Public Library Inc
Education and Work Force Development Cabinet, Kentucky
Dept For Libraries & Archives
University of Louisville
Ekstrom Library
Green River Regional Edu
GRRE
Jessamine County Public Library District Construction Corporation
Jessamine County Public Lib
Pike Co Public Library
Lexington Public Library
County of Jessamine
Jessamine County Public Lib
County of Bullitt
Dorothea Stottman Branch Lib
Eastern Kentucky University
US Depository Library
Kenton County Public Library District
Daviess County Public Library
Kenton County Public Library District
County of Boyd
Boyd County Public Library Dst
Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government
Louisville Free Public Library
Proquest Humanities
Patent Info.
Reference Department
Graham Drive Community Library
Sugar Maple Branch
City of Owensboro
Davies Co Library
Lexington Public Library
Lexington Public Library
Lexington Public Library
Lexington Public Library
Campbell County Library System
Cold Spring Branch Library
McCracken County Public Library
Kenton County Public Library District
Morehead State University
Camden Carroll Library
County of Nelson
Nelson County Public Library
Army & Air Force Exchange Service
Installation Supply Division
Kenton County Public Library District
Scott County Public Library
Boone County Public Library
Bullitt County Public District Library
Franklin County Public Library District
Paul Sawyier Public Library
Laurel County Public Library
Murray State University
Harry L Waterfield Library
County of Boyd
Boyd County Public Library
Equibase Co LLC
Pulaski County Public Library
Pulaski County Public Libra
Louisville Free Public Library Inc
Bon Air Library
Louisville Free Public Library Inc
S W Regional Library
Lucille C Little Fine Arts Library
Little Fine Arts Library
County of Hardin
Public Library
Mount Sterling Mont County Public Library Inc
Montgomery County Public
Louisville Free Public Library
Logan County Library
LOGAN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Lexington Public Library
Lexington Pub Lib Northside BR
Danville Library
BOYLE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
University of Louisville
Kornhuser Library
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