Librarians, archivists and curators

ISCO-08 code

262

Description

Librarians, archivists and curators develop and maintain the collections of archives, libraries, museums, art galleries and similar establishments.
Tasks performed usually include: appraising or developing and organizing the contents of archives and artefacts of historical, cultural and artistic interest, and ensuring their safekeeping and preservation; organizing the collections of and exhibitions at museums, art galleries and similar establishments; developing and maintaining the systematic collection of recorded and published material and making it available to users in libraries and related institutions; preparing scholarly papers and reports; conducting research.
Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:
2621 Archivists and Curators 
2622 Librarians and Related Information Professionals

Hierarchy

Narrower ISCO groups

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/isco/C262