Library Technicians

(NOC 5211)

What do Library Technicians do?

Library technicians and assistants help users get information from library resources, assist librarians in cataloguing new acquisitions, and conduct reference searches.

How to become: Library Technicians

In general, you usually need a post-secondary qualification and specialized training. In some cases, you may substitute appropriate work experience for academic qualifications.

You usually need a college program in museum or conservation technology or other technical or on-the-job training program.

To be a library a technician or assistant, you usually need a college library technician diploma or a university degree in a social science discipline.

Many recent entrants have an undergraduate university degree.

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Modified on April 07, 2022

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