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Alternative Careers for LIS/MLIS Majors

Solutions gives several career alternatives to being a librarian. Salaries and other relevant info also addressed. Helpful sites given as well as questions to consider.

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Hi - After reading your assignment, I was able to find several websites that address alternative career paths that someone with a MLIS degree could take. I know you only needed three, but I found more so you could pick the best sites/careers.

Examples of alternative careers include: database development, reference tool development, information systems, publishing, Internet coordination, marketing, Web content management and design, and training of database users. Entrepreneurial librarians sometimes ...

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Do LIS majors have to be librarians? No!