1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
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LIBRARIANS develop, organise and maintain library services including collections of information, recreational resources and reader information services.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this unit group is a bachelor degree or higher qualification or at least 5 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks Include:

  • making recommendations on library policies and services and implementing policy decisions
  • examining publications and materials, interviewing publishers' representatives and consulting with others to select library materials
  • reviewing, evaluating and modifying services in response to user needs
  • providing assistance to clients in accessing library resources
  • managing the organisation's central records system and supervising indexing, filing and retrieval activities
  • managing inter-library loan systems and information networks


This section contains the following subsection :
              2292-11 Librarian

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