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Definition of "librarian" []

  • A person who is a specialist in library work. (noun)
  • A person who is responsible for a collection of specialized or technical information or materials, such as musical scores or computer documentation. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "librarian" in a sentence
  • "Those who even have the word "librarian" in their vocabularies often think library staff are only good for pointing to different sections of the stacks."
  • "One of the perks of being a librarian is the simple act of helping others."
  • "Perhaps the librarian is a big fan of Duran Duran."