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Library and Information Science Instructors

Overview

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 4,910 library science educators are employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Master's Degree

Certification/License

None

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Helpful

Organized

Outgoing

Career Ladder
Full Professor

Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

Adjunct Professor or Instructor

Librarian