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Casual Instructor, Library & Information Technology, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon Campus, Saskatoon, SK. Deadline: October 11, 2017.

Library Technician, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon Campus, Saskatoon, SK. Deadline: September 19, 2017.

Provincial Cataloguing Coordinator, Provincial Library & Literacy Office, Regina SK. Deadline: September 4, 2017.

Library Assistant Phase IV, St. Thomas More College, Saskatoon, SK. Open until filled.

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What does a Library Technician do?

Library Technicians are highly trained in library procedures, enabling a graduate Library Technician to provide support and assistance to Librarians in any type of library: Government, Public, Academic, School and Special.

They perform duties requiring special skills and techniques such as:

  • descriptive cataloguing, classification, coding and processing of print and audio-visual material
  • interlibrary loans
  • reader and public service functions including circulation, fiction services, storytelling, children’s and young adult materials
  • reference services including use of all major dictionaries, encyclopedias, almanacs, indexes, handbooks, directories, and year books
  • bibliographic services
  • operation of audio-visual equipment
  • production of instructional materials and maintenance of files
  • public relations, including planning and implementing visual displays and programs
  • management, including supervision of staff and volunteers
  • library automation applications, including acquisitions
  • online database searching

Future employers, please hire a correctly trained Library Technician. It will save you money and remember that highly skilled Library Technicians will get the job done. Make a Library Technician a part of your library staff.

Please contact SALT or the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Library and Information Technology Program in regard to any available position which is suitable for a graduate Library Technician in Saskatchewan.