Q: What is the best education for a Library Associate to pursue in order to work in the children’s department?

Q: I have seven years of experience running the teen department (programming, outreach, cataloging, and collection development), as well as assisting with all children’s programs and story times at a public library, as a Library Aide. I actually started the teen department as there was not one previously. I loved my job but we had to move for … Continue reading

7 Tips for New MLS Graduates

Spring is here, and by June many new MLS graduates will be on the job market seeking that first toehold on the career ladder (or career jungle gym). The time to begin looking for a new job is now. Why? Many employers – in all kinds of institutions – take months to respond with a job offer. … Continue reading