Casanova Was a Librarian: A Light-Hearted Look at the Profession

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What do Casanova, Pope Pius XI, Benjamin Franklin and first lady Laura Bush have in common? At one time, all were members of the librarian profession. While librarians are often stereotyped as quiet, shy ladies who wear their gray hair in a dignified bun, that doesnt reflect the variety and diversity of todays library professionals. As of 2004, 159,000 people in the United States held the job of librarian. Although only 18 percent of that number was male, the median age for librarians was a young 47far from the gray-haired, ...

Casanova Was a Librarian: A Light-Hearted Look at the Profession 2007, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786429813

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