4411-Library Clerks

Job Title: 

Library Clerks

Job Description: 

Library clerks issue and receive library materials, sort and shelve books, sound and vision recordings, periodicals, journals, magazines and newspapers and provide general library information to library users.


Tasks include:

  • issuing and receiving library books and other materials
  • re-shelving books and other library materials
  • performing clerical activities such as manual and electronic filing, word processing and occasional typing
  • maintaining journal subscriptions
  • assisting library users in accessing basic library materials and making inter-library loans
  • maintaining library records relating to the acquisition, issue and return of books and other materials
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Library assistant
Book loan clerk

Specific Occupations: 

Library clerk

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Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore