The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

School of Education - Library and Information Studies

Job Placement

Career Day

The UNCG LIS Department has two career day events each academic year one in the Spring semester and another in the Fall semester.  Career Day will give you a chance to attend panels with professionals from a variety of information agencies and ask them questions.  We also have a job seeker panel where our graduates discuss the job search process.  You can attend Career Day either in-person or online.

The next Career Day is February 22nd, 2014, from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.  Please click here for more information.

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Resume Review

Are you getting ready to apply for a job?  Do you want a second opinion on your resume?  Use our resume review service!  We have a list of professionals who are happy to review your resume and offer advice.  When you upload your resume the LIS Department will send it to a reviewer that works in your desired professional area.  Please allow the reviewer 2 – 3 weeks to respond.

Click here to upload your resume.

Professional Organizations

The Department of Library and Information Studies encourages students to join student organizations like LISSA and professional organizations dedicated to enhancing the library field. Association conferences offer an opportunity for students to participate in the library field and make valuable connections with other professionals. These organizations can also provide financial assistance for library education and research.

Starting Points:

Regional, State, National, and International Organizations:

Academic Libraries:

Special Libraries:

School Library Media:

Public Libraries:

Information Technology:


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