nonlibrarian

noun
non·​li·​brar·​i·​an | \ ˌnän-ˈlī-ˈbrer-ē-ən How to pronounce nonlibrarian (audio) , -ˈbre-rē-\
plural nonlibrarians

Definition of nonlibrarian

: a person who is not a librarian … encourages librarians to reach out to nonlibrarians and the mainstream media …— Laurie L. Putnam

First Known Use of nonlibrarian

1879, in the meaning defined above

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