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li·brar·i·an

 (lī-brâr′ē-ən)
n.
1. A person who is a specialist in library work.
2. A person who is responsible for a collection of specialized or technical information or materials, such as musical scores or computer documentation.

li·brar′i·an·ship′ n.
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librarianship

(lɪˈbrɛərɪənʃɪp; laɪ-)
n
(Library Science & Bibliography) the professional administration of library resources and services. Also: library science
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Noun1.librarianship - the position of librarian
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
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librarianship

[laɪˈbrɛərɪənʃɪp] N (esp Brit)
1. (= post) → puesto m de bibliotecario
2. (= science) → bibliotecología f, biblioteconomía f
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librarianship

n
(= subject)Bibliothekswesen ntor -lehre f
(= job)Bibliothekarsstelle f
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librarianship

[laɪˈbrɛərɪənʃɪp] nbiblioteconomia
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International and Comparative Librarianship: Concepts and Methods for Global Studies
She is a Qatari professional librarian with a master's degree in librarianship and works at Qatar National Library as collection development manager.
He studied at The Ohio State University (BM in music performance and musicology) and the University of Wisconsin-Madison (MM in music performance, MA in library and information sciences) gaining experiences in cataloging, processing, music performing and scholarship, and orchestral librarianship. His music library mentors have included Sean Ferguson, Tom Caw, Betsy Robbins, and Jean Harden.
Critical librarianship (or critlib), rooted in critical theory, is about applying principles of social justice to our work in libraries.
THE term 'embedded librarianship' has become a prominent buzzword in the library profession since the past few years.
In this comprehensive text, ALA covers the basics of academic librarianship with historical background on its relation to higher education, faculty, and students covering the first half of the book.
The work of Collaborative Librarianship is in itself a very collaborative effort.
David Lankes is a leader in developing models of librarianship. His previous works, such as The Atlas of New Librarianship (The MIT Press, 2011) and Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today's Complex World (self-published, 2012), have brought inspiration to many information professionals.
While some careers like medicine, law, accountancy enjoy wide popularity, librarianship as a career is still having difficulty to get known.
9246, or the Philippine Librarianship Act of 2003, when he appointed a non-librarian to head the the National Library.
A volunteer-run nonprofit organization, AJL was established in 1966; as its website explains, it "promotes Jewish literacy through enhancement of libraries and library resources and through leadership for the profession and practitioners of Judaica librarianship. The Association fosters access to information, learning, teaching and research relating to Jews, Judaism, the Jewish experience and Israel." The Jewish Fiction Award joins a roster of AJL prizes, which include the well-known Sydney Taylor Book Awards for children's and teen literature and awards for Judaica librarianship and reference works.

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