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Library Technician Career Insights

Career opportunities

Career prospects for Library Technicians who earn an AAS degree or certificate are rising. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that employment of library technicians and assistants is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022. This training can open the door to employment in a school media center, public library, academic library or special library. 

If you plan to transfer to a bachelor’s degree program such as Library Information Science, consult with your program advisor to determine the transferability of courses.


Jeffrey Kenney