librarian librarian  /laɪb ˈrɛ ri ən/


  • (n) a professional person trained in library science and engaged in library services


  1. The 59-year-old grandfather and retired technical librarian had suffered from congestive heart failure for two years; by last June he was getting ready to die.
  2. At 54, Klausner, a former librarian from Georgia, has posted more book reviews on Amazon.
  3. His high school librarian, his 4-H adviser, the mother of the children for whom he baby-sat in Boardman, Ohio, all stand ready to attest to his moral fitness.


  1. OU hires first geographic information systems librarian

    OU Libraries will now have a GIS librarian to consult students and faculty with large data sets of information.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Oklahoma Daily

  2. Nancy Pearl Scours The Shelves For Books You Might Have Missed

    NPR's go-to librarian recommends five "under the radar" books she thinks you should read this summer. They range from from a Jane Austenesque love story to a real-life, intellectual detective tale.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. Kenton librarian earns regional title

    As a multimedia librarian, Kenton Elementary's Melissa Gardner could show you how to look up the word 'outstanding' on a computer, using a tablet or in a dictionary.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

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  1. "As a former librarian and someone who lives in a museum, this is one of my favorite events at the White House," said Mrs. Bush, who smiled with delight when she received her award. "Excellent libraries and museums do fuel the imagination of...
    on Jan 14, 2008 By: Laura Bush Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. In a statement issued Wednesday, Heinz Kerry said: "I had forgotten that Mrs. Bush had worked as a school teacher and librarian, and there couldn't be a more important job than teaching our children. As someone who has been both a full-time mom and...
    on Oct 20, 2004 By: Teresa Heinz Kerry Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  3. "At heart, I am not a rock and roller," Hatfield writes. "At heart I am a librarian, a bird-watcher, a transcendentalist, a gardener, a spinster, a monk. I was like a fish out of water in the modern rock world. That was why I was so often...
    on Sep 15, 2008 By: Juliana Hatfield Source: Chicago Tribune

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