Professional opportunities and prospects
Our students are trained in the organisation, classification, search, evaluation and presentation of all types of documents in conventional and/or digital form, including printed and electronic publications, corporate archives, papyri, audiovisual documents, legal texts and entertainment material, thus covering quite an extensive range of specialties that are useful to a large number of organisations and companies. As a result, Department of Archives and Library Science graduates may be employed in state and private archives, publishing houses, as well as in libraries of all types (state, private, academic, specialised, school libraries etc.).
Finally, they can be employed by museums for the management and presentation of museum collections. Some examples of potential employers include The State Archives and other Archives (of Universities, banks, organisations, courts of law, ministries and government agencies, companies, etc), various libraries (The National Library, The Hellenic Parliament Library, university, municipal, ministry, hospital, bank and other organisation libraries) as well as in documentation and information centres and as self-employed consultants in the field of library organisation and information services.