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The 10 Least Stressful Jobs for 2013
9. Librarian Median Salary: $54,500
"You’re working in a comfortable environment. Your job is to help people use services as best as possible. Given that environment, stress levels are low," Lee said. "What’s the most stressful thing a librarian faces? Teenagers with a paper due and you don’t have the books. It’s not really your stress," Lee said. (via The 10 Least Stressful Jobs for 2013)

Um, no.

    The 10 Least Stressful Jobs for 2013

    9. Librarian Median Salary: $54,500

    "You’re working in a comfortable environment. Your job is to help people use services as best as possible. Given that environment, stress levels are low," Lee said. "What’s the most stressful thing a librarian faces? Teenagers with a paper due and you don’t have the books. It’s not really your stress," Lee said. (via The 10 Least Stressful Jobs for 2013)

    Um, no.

Notes

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  6. librarygoddess reblogged this from thelifeguardlibrarian and added:
    Totally surprised this didn’t just say: “You sit around and read books all day.” Because as everyone knows that is...
  7. jessann2886 reblogged this from thelifeguardlibrarian and added:
    Story of my library job. lol
  8. peabodysmith reblogged this from watchhowisoar and added:
    I thought being a librarian was about loving books, but it turns out you have to love people.
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  12. watchhowisoar reblogged this from mothermetroid and added:
    Public Libraries can are a shit show of stress a lot of the time. Short staffed, constantly being thrown into work that...
  13. exileinlibraryschool reblogged this from lyndztanica
  14. eccentrici reblogged this from thatfaeriechick and added:
    A few weeks ago, we had to call the police because a patron kept trying to start a fight with another patron (he was...
  15. intrepidheroine reblogged this from allthingslibrary and added:
    Heh. My library director doesn’t make that salary. I will only approach that median salary after I have been working...
  16. franzeillaise reblogged this from rhaithe
  17. justkisa reblogged this from libraryjournal and added:
    Yeah, really, not so much.
  18. midnightchimera reblogged this from libraryjournal and added:
    This does not compute.
  19. mrsleaud reblogged this from libraryjournal and added:
    Yo, fuck that shit.
  20. windycitylibrarian reblogged this from libraryjournal and added:
    HAHAHAHAHAHAA!!! I wish.
  21. kimber00 reblogged this from allthingslibrary and added:
    I cannot even count how many times someone has said to me “You have to have a degree for that?" *facepalm*
  22. rhaithe reblogged this from libraryjournal and added:
    Wow this just screams “I just pulled a bunch of librarian stereotypes out of my ass and didn’t bother to actually find...
  23. sjski reblogged this from thelifeguardlibrarian and added:
    Ha. Low-stress librarianship? Not in my experience.
  24. lazybibliophile reblogged this from allthingslibrary
  25. wagrobanite reblogged this from allthingslibrary and added:
    media’s portrayals...librarianship? Seriously, first it’s Forbes most
  26. keegannati reblogged this from beefarmer and added:
    As a librarian spouse I must say, NBC fails again.
  27. allthingslibrary reblogged this from libraryjournal and added:
    Top Reasons Being a [Public] Librarian is Stressful (in no particular order): Budget cuts: Fewer staff, fewer resources...