Library and Information Science Instructors

Library and information science instructors, also known as library science educators, instruct undergraduate and graduate students in library and information science at colleges and universities. They lecture classes, lead small seminar groups, and create and grade examinations. They also may conduct research, write for publication, and aid in administration. Approximately 3,960 library science educators are employed in the United States.

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • Master's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • English
  • History
  • Speech
  • Information Management
  • Research
  • Teaching
Personality Traits
  • Curious
  • Helpful
  • Problem-Solving
Licensure/Certification None