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The New York Times wrote an article about the new generation of Librarians – young hip and technology savvy.

What is lacking in the library field still is librarians with SCIENCE degrees!! Too many science libraries at universities are staffed by librarians with liberal arts degrees (not that this is a bad thing if the librarians are willing to learn science on the job – which many do wonderfully well) but it is an opportunity missed for many science bachelors looking for another career.

Some library schools even have one year programs for getting your library degree (a professional Masters usually).


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