U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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25-4031 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.
Illustrative examples: Library Circulation Technician,
Library Acquisitions Technician
Broad Occupation: 25-4030 Library Technicians
Minor Group: 25-4000 Librarians, Curators, and Archivists
Major Group: 25-0000 Education, Training, and Library Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010