Role and key duties
Library technicians assist librarians and other information managers to organise and operate systems for handling recorded material and files.
Duties may include: ordering, checking and sorting new library materials; searching and checking information on materials to be catalogued, such as books, DVDs, magazines and journals; maintaining library records and circulation systems by entering data into computerised databases and editing computer records; entering cataloguing details onto networked online cataloguing databases; and searching online databases for copy cataloguing data.
Minimum qualification required
Completion of a Diploma in Library/Information Services.
Diploma in Library/Information Services.