Librarians manage libraries and perform related library services. They manage, collect and develop information resources. They make information available, accessible and discoverable to any kind of user.

Alternative label

  • school librarian

  • library technical assistant

  • library supervisor

  • catalogue librarian

  • electronic resources librarian

  • bibliothec

  • library associate

  • music librarian

  • library network coordinator

  • literature researcher

  • library assistant

  • special collections librarian

  • thesaurus manager

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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