Maine Librarian Certification Guide - 2022

Librarian Certification Guide for the state of Maine

Last Reviewed: August 23rd, 2022

Certification, or licensure, is the process of governmental gatekeeping for community sensitive occupations. Librarians who work with school-aged children (school librarians) or with the community at large (public librarians) are considered sensitive occupations in the state of Maine. However, the job market applies their own gatekeeping process for other types of librarian through the entry-level job educational requirement of a masters degree in Library and Information Science

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