|2432 LIBRARIANS AND RELATED INFORMATION PROFESSIONALS
Librarians and related information professionals collect and
store recorded or published material, and retrieve and provide
information as requested.
(a) organising, developing and maintaining a systematic
collection of books, periodicals and other printed or
audio-visually recorded material;
(b) selecting and recommending acquisitions of books and other
printed or audio-visually recorded material;
(c) organising, classifying and cataloguing library material;
(d) organising and administering loan systems and information
(e) retrieving material and providing information to business
and other users based on the collection itself or on
library and information-network systems;
(f) conducting research and analysing or modifying library and
information services in accordance with changes in users'
(g) preparing scholarly papers and reports;
(h) performing related tasks;
(i) supervising other workers.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Information scientist, business services
- Information scientist, technical information