What Academic Librarians Do
What Librarians Do...
What is an Academic Librarian?
- Has a master's degree in library and information science
- Often has an additional advanced degree or subject specialization
- Is a member of the tenure-track faculty at CU-Boulder
- Teach classes on academic research
- Help individuals with their information needs
- Purchase books and journals on a particular subject
- Contribute to the scholarship of the profession
- Provide access to information in a variety of formats
- Design, manage and maintain websites
- Incorporate new technologies into instruction and research
- Work with academic departments