Careers for Bookworms: And Other Literary Types / Edition 2

Careers for Bookworms: And Other Literary Types / Edition 2

by Marjorie Eberts, Margaret Gisler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0844243353

ISBN-13: 9780844243351

Pub. Date: 04/01/1995

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

You are a bookworm if you relish days lost in the library stacks somewhere between Sa-Se and Se-Si. You are a bookworm if you read every possible moment you can -- on the train, at lunch, at the doctor's office, in bed. Now Careers for Bookworms can help you turn your passion for pages into a career.

Inside, you'll find all the information you need on salaries,

Overview

You are a bookworm if you relish days lost in the library stacks somewhere between Sa-Se and Se-Si. You are a bookworm if you read every possible moment you can -- on the train, at lunch, at the doctor's office, in bed. Now Careers for Bookworms can help you turn your passion for pages into a career.

Inside, you'll find all the information you need on salaries, working conditions, and opportunities for professional advancement. Written for newcomers and career changers alike, Careers for Bookworms is an essential book for anyone considering a career in this addictive hobby.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844243351
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
04/01/1995
Series:
Careers for You Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.74(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Chapter 1Career Possibilities for Bookworms: Finding Reading Jobs1
Chapter 2Careers in Libraries: Working Closely with Books9
Chapter 3Careers in Book Publishing: Bringing New Books to People31
Chapter 4Careers with Magazines and Newspapers: Providing Information for Readers59
Chapter 5Careers in Glamour Industries: Reading in the Limelight77
Chapter 6Careers in Education: Passing Knowledge on to the Next Generation93
Chapter 7Careers in Research: Searching for Information105
Chapter 8Careers with the Government: Reading for the Public Interest121
Chapter 9Careers in the Private Sector: Reading for the Profit Makers131
Chapter 10More Career Opportunities for Bookworms: Discovering Additional Options141
About the Authors149

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