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Don't assume you will be a University/Public/Children's/special librarian for your entire career

This anonymous interview is an individual who has been a hiring manager and a member of a hiring or search committee in a special library. This person hires the following types of LIS professionals: 347 more words

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Schools who only provide online coursework are doing a disservice to their students.

This anonymous interview is with a public librarian who has been a hiring manager and a member of a hiring or search committee. This person hires the following types of LIS professionals: 518 more words

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I generally see library school as a formality

Cynthia Landrum has worked in academic, health sciences and public libraries for over 20 years. She is currently both a public library administrator in Illinois, and a doctoral student in the Managerial Leadership in the Information Profession (MLIP) program in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Simmons College in Boston. 450 more words

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One question I ALWAYS ask is "what did you do to prepare for this interview?"

This anonymous interview is with a public librarian who has been a hiring manager and a member of a hiring or search committee. This person hires the following types of LIS professionals: 485 more words

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Practice listening - It's the most important skill you will need to work on a team

This anonymous interview is with a public librarian who has been a hiring manager and a member of a hiring or search committee. This person hires the following types of LIS professionals: 443 more words

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Expect duds in the group projects

This anonymous interview is with a public librarian who has been a hiring manager and a member of a hiring or search committee. This person hires the following types of LIS professionals: 546 more words

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