It is an interdisciplinary source of profession. Library science is all about the practices, tools of management, information technology, the collection, organization, preservation, and the political economy of information. Library science is keeping traces of old records, periodicals, journals, micro-films, audio-videos, cassettes and slides. This career is mostly for those who are well in the management field. Librarian can work in various organizations, industries, schools, colleges and universities. Librarian is said to be the most essential person in the library holding the key authority to manage and maintain huge stuffs.
Graduates are needed for this profession. You can also have a MA or MSC degree or diploma in the same profession. This also requires the specific subject knowledge in various industries and organizations. Interpersonal skills, good communication skills, flexibility and doing a great amount of academic work is essential.
Librarians should have all those eligibility that are required. They can then join large or big multinational organizations and industries. They are required in the following areas:- They can work in Public or Private /Government libraries, They can work in universities and various other academic institutions, They can work in News agencies and organisations, They can work in private organisations and special libraries, They can work in Photo/film/radio/television libraries, They can work in Information centers/documentation centers, They can work in Companies and organisations with large information handling requirements, They can work in Museums and galleries, They can work in which have reading rooms and research facilities, They can work in Law library/Special library, etc.
You have to only work in flexible time hours of work. The scope of work areas is also very wide.
The salary ranges from Rs 15,000-30,000 per month.