ERIC Number: ED232706
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Careers for Information Professionals. An ERIC Fact Sheet.
Vaughn, B. J.
Intended for individuals preparing for careers as information professionals, this fact sheet provides background information and discusses programs, areas of job opportunities, and specific positions. The information professional is described as competent in a subject area as well as in information collection and dissemination techniques; the profession itself is noted as service oriented. Four basic areas in the information profession are listed: operations, management, design, and research. The document notes that such positions are found in both public and private sectors. A list of relevant reading materials, and organizations and colleges to contact for further information is provided. (KC)
Publication Type: ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.