What is LIS?

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<p>Library and Information Science (LIS) is a profession that is full of people passionate about making a positive change to the world around them, and they tend to be wildly happy about what they do. According to one recent survey, over 85% of information professionals questioned said if they had the choice, they’d do it again.</p>

<p>Information professionals and librarians in particular are in a unique position to bridge the gaps that exist between people, information and technology. In their professional lives, information professionals work to:</p>


<li>Help scholars locate archival and other resources crucial to their work</li>

<li>Design and develop knowledge-organization systems that allow organizations to more easily find and use resources developed by their members</li>

<li>Help doctors more quickly locate health information in critical situations</li>

<li>Create reader’s advisory resources to encourage young students to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning</li>

<li>Identify sources of assistance in family and personal crises</li>


Published:  2022-03-01 08:44:36