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Library and Information Studies Career Guide : Home


Welcome to the LIS Career Guide!

This guide specializes in books and e-books concerning career development in information professions. Refer to the tabs at the top for a specific topic or library work setting, and check below for our new book recommendations and e-books.

For non-book resources, we recommend:

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Subject Guide

Hack Library School eBook

The HLS Guide to Library School  compiled by The Hack Library School Team

This eBook covers everything you need to know before you apply to library school, after you get in, and what to do after graduation. Each section is broken down by topic and makes the information accessible to any reader. Whether you are just being to apply for library schools or starting to submit resumes and cover letters for your first full-time job this guide can help you along the way.