Introduction

Pull up some chairs. Let's talk about information careers. You may not have realized it at the time you chose the “information profession” … but with developments in society and technology, your opportunities are getting ever more interesting. For those considering graduate programs in library and information science and for those contemplating a change of profession later on, there are more and new opportunities to pursue.

Many holders of information degrees say when looking back to graduation day that they could not have known what fascinating opportunities lay ahead. Having entered graduate school with a sense that somewhat like law, information science leads to a number of professional roles … they gladly accepted a job opportunity ...

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