Few Interesting Lines on Relevance of Librarians
- Technologies and Internet cannot replace librarians….But Librarians who use internet as well as latest technologies and tools will replace librarians who do not!
- Library Sciences is a noble profession like teaching and practicing medicine!
- A library is the foundation for all existing professions!
- A librarian is the only person who can help the researcher or person requiring information sift grain from the chaff.
- One needs to work out in the gym to build the body and work out/read in a library to build their brains!
- Teachers get jobs in academic institutions only; Engineers and doctors should be micro-specialized to get placements; but with basic qualifications, a LIS person can get placements anywhere and everywhere.
- Libraries are not only about what is stacked on its shelves. It is also about what LIS professionals do and what services are extended.