Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Graduates of Library and Information Science

Junaidu Musa and Aliyu G. Tsafe
Keywords: Entrepreneurship, opportunities, library and information science, graduates
Journal of Library Services and Technologies 2019 1(2), 76-82. Published: February 1, 2020


Abstract

This paper discussed the entrepreneurship opportunities for graduates of Library and Information Science (LIS) in the 21st century. Entrepreneurship has been identified as a solution to the problems of unemployment being experienced in most economies of the world. This is because; it provides a lot of opportunities for employment, selfreliance, skills and knowledge development and success in life. Graduates of LIS sometimes find it difficult to secure jobs after graduation. This paper identified and discussed a number of opportunities that graduate of library and information science (LIS) can explore to get employment and become self -reliant.