Segments in this Video

Children's Librarian: Main Duties and Responsibilities (02:14)


Tiffany Andrayo enjoys teaching young students how to respect books and use the library. Hear how libraries have evolved.

Children's Librarian: Career Beginnings (00:48)

After seven years of teaching, Andrayo decided to become a librarian so she could educate and enrich the lives of more than just one classroom of students.

Children's Librarian: Keys to Success (01:15)

Being able to multitask, being flexible, and having patience will benefit those wanting a career as a school librarian.

Children's Librarian: Education and Certification Requirements (01:22)

Bachelor's and master's degrees are required to be a school librarian. Andrayo discusses how she stays current with library trends.

Children's Librarian: Workplace Atmosphere (02:29)

As a faculty member, it is important to have good relationships with the other teachers. Andrayo explains why she believes the library is the heart of the school.

Children's Librarian: Advice for Aspiring Pros (01:26)

Andrayo shares why she feels this hard job with long hours is the most rewarding profession she can imagine.

Children's Librarian: A Day on the Job (02:22)

Andrayo arrives at school before the school children so the she can get administrative duties out of the way. Her varying schedule includes working with five classes a day.

Children's Librarian: Industry Goals and Services (01:22)

Hear some of the skills that children learn from today's school librarians including how to research a subject and recognize a fake website.

Children's Librarian: Industry Challenges (02:18)

Andrayo discusses the challenge of educating the public on what the modern library offers to lack of funding.

Children's Librarian: Looking at the Future (02:12)

Andrayo believes libraries will continue to be a place for families to come for books as well as continuing along the current path of preparing students for successful futures.

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Children's Librarian—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight

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What is it like to be a children's librarian? In this Career Q&A video interview, Tiffany Andrayo talks about her career path, what she does on the job, and the keys to success as a children's librarian. She also offers candid advice on breaking into the profession as well as insight into the industry’s biggest challenges and how the field may change in the next ten years.

Length: 19 minutes

Item#: BVL152588

ISBN: 978-1-64347-753-4

Copyright date: ©2018

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