Career Resources

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The following links point to excellent sources of information about employment opportunities for librarians and other information science professionals.

Jobs Directories 


National & Worldwide Listings


Regional Listings (Southwestern United States)


General Job Search Agencies


Jobs Listservs


Temp Job and Placement Resources

Job Seekings Tips and Resources

  • Children's Librarian Practice Interview -- This page contains a basic sample interview for the position of Children's Librarian and the questions an applicant would likely encounter. This sample interview is good practice for any public library interview.
  • Florida State University Libraries -- This page contains sample interviewing questions from the FSU Career Center.
  • HowTo: Apply for a Library Job Wiki -- This comprehensive Wiki offers advice, links, time lines, and information you need to know when looking for a library job. This wiki is a great first stop for the new job seeker. This page pulls it all together for you.
  • I Need A Library Job -- A daily blog and one-stop-shop for bios, interviews, book reviews, original articles by information professionals, and job openings.
  • -- Collected links to interviewing resources and articles for library jobs. The site includes advice, tips, and information for the library job seeker.
  • Mr. Library Dude -- Commonly asked interview questions for an array of library positions and environments.
  • The Spirited Librarian -- A great resource for sample interview questions and interview check lists. 
  • UA Career Services: Interviewing -- Resources to help you ace that interview.
  • UA Career Services: Resumes -- Offers frequent resume workshops and resources. 
  • UA Career and Job Counseling -- Meet with a career counselor briefly during walk-in hours or schedule an appointment. 
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