Librarian definition

lī-brârē-ən
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A person who is a specialist in library work.
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A library worker trained in library science.
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A person in charge of a library.
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The definition of a librarian is a person trained in library science.

An example of a librarian is the person in charge at your local public library.

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The keeper, manager of a library.
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One who cares for the publications, files etc. in a library, whether staff or volunteer.
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A person who is responsible for a collection of specialized or technical information or materials, such as musical scores or computer documentation.
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A person who processes and organizes information.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
librarian
Plural:
librarians

Origin of librarian

  • library +"Ž -an. First attested around 1710.

    From Wiktionary