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Children's Librarians

Tips for Entry

Visit and for job listings.

Use social media tools such as LinkedIn and Twitter to stay up to date on industry developments and learn about job openings.

Read publications such as Library Journal, American Libraries, and Children and Libraries: The Journal of the Association for Library Service to Children to learn more about trends in the industry and potential employers.

Once you earn your degree, conduct information interviews with children’s library directors and let it be known that you are looking for a job.