Archivists ·  Appraise, edit, and direct safekeeping of permanent records and historically valuable documents. Participate in research activities based on archival materials.



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Occupational Tasks ·  Create and maintain accessible, retrievable computer archives and databases, incorporating current advances in electric information storage technology.
· Organize archival records and develop classification systems to facilitate access to archival materials.
· Authenticate and appraise historical documents and archival materials.
· Provide reference services and assistance for users needing archival materials.
· Direct activities of workers who assist in arranging, cataloguing, exhibiting and maintaining collections of valuable materials.
· Prepare archival records, such as document descriptions, to allow easy access to information.
· Preserve records, documents, and objects, copying records to film, videotape, audiotape, disk, or computer formats as necessary.
· Establish and administer policy guidelines concerning public access and use of materials.
· Locate new materials and direct their acquisition and display.


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Occupational Skill Set
Skill Relevance
·  Reading Comprehension 86%
·  Writing 78%
·  Active Listening 67%
·  Judgment and Decision Making 65%
·  Critical Thinking 64%
·  Monitoring 63%
·  Speaking 60%
·  Instructing 57%
·  Operations Analysis 51%
·  Active Learning 51%