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Librarians assist readers with finding resources for independent learning. A typical resume sample for Librarian highlights duties like organizing events, budgeting, coordinating library services, maintaining stocks, offering information to readers, maintaining resources for specific community groups, and collaborating with other learning institutions. A well-written example resume for this job highlights qualifications like information science expertise, organization, customer service orientation, good communication and interpersonal skills, and computer competencies. Most Librarians hold a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.

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Librarian

Performed reference service, patron / user education, information retrieval, collection development, public library programming, liaising with city libraries and other schools.

  • Instructed patrons as well as other staff members in resolving information retrieval queries through use of the catalogs, electronic databases, and additional tools provided by [company name]
  • Supported management of collection development by attending meeting placing orders for additional materials, weeding collection, and tracking trends within the local community of students, faculty, and staff
  • Planned and implemented various programs for APA and Library orientation
  • Mentored students, staff, and faculty in the use of library materials and computer resources
  • Delivered accurate and precise information to patrons in a timely fashion
  • Conducted readers advisory for patrons as well as staff
  • Maintained technical competency by staying abreast of new methods in the field of library science
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Library Science
MA
Research
12

Librarian

Sole librarian of 10,000+ item collection

  • Maintained purchasing budget
  • Purchased, catalogued, and processed new items for collection
  • Directed volunteers
  • Planned and implemented book related programs including Summer Reading, Blind Date with a Book, and open houses for patrons to visit during off hours.
  • Provided resources and support for colleagues for their programming
  • Helped conceptualize and implement a Storyville-like space at the Park Heights JCC
  • Created relationships with local community book-clubs in order to ensure their selections were available for members.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
History
MA
Library And Information Science
13

Reference Librarian & Library Assistant

Assisted patrons with research inquiries, digital resources, and other reference materials

  • Provided group and individual instruction for computer technology and cloud computing
  • Offered technical support for patrons and employees with computer software questions
  • Created, maintained, and edited library websites, databases, and informational blogs
  • Participated in programs, events, conferences, and training sponsored by the Library
  • Provided quality customer service regarding the circulation of library resources
  • Established and maintained digital account records within circulation databases
  • Maintained cash drawers, processed credit transactions, and generated reports
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
English
LLM
Library And Information Studies
Counseling
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Librarian Assistant

Assisted students and library visitors while ensuring that library policies are followed

  • Instructed others on how to use reference sources, card catalogs and automated information systems
  • Processed new materials including books, audio/visual materials and computer software
  • Performed clerical activities such as filing, typing, word processing, photocopying and mailing out material and mail sorting
  • Prepared, stored and retrieved classification and catalog information, lecture notes, and other information related to stored documents
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Biological Sciences
15

Children's Librarian

Utilized on-line catalogs, databases and the Internet to provide reference services to adult and juvenile library patrons.

  • Provided reader's advisory services.
  • Demonstrated for patrons how to conduct searches using technological sources.
  • Created and performed story hours for children groups, pre-toddlers through school age.
  • Designed window and bulletin board displays to advertise and promote library services and system wide packaged programs.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Public Affairs
MA
Master of Arts
16

3rd Grade, Pre-k Lead Teacher, Librarian, Support Teacher

Wrote and implemented curriculum based on the International Baccalaureate (IB) program.

  • Plan and taught in a manner that emphasized connection between all curriculum areas using a variety of resources: SmartBoard, iPad, KidBlog, Discovery Education, STEM Foss Kits.
  • Communicated regularly and professionally with parents through email updates, morning check-ins and various school functions. Maintained excellent parent/teacher relationships.
  • Coordinated many inquiry based field trips: Texas Capitol, Bob Bullock, The Long Center, Thinkery, Austin Aquarium, etc.
  • Wrote Pre-K curriculum based on Primary Years Program: developed different weekly themes to meet social and development goals in the primary years.
  • Created centers based on number and letter awareness, small world play, sensory awareness.
  • Played a team leadership role in the re- organization of the school library including classifications of new books and category determination.
  • Created school's first Literacy Week; organized school festivities based on favorite literary characters and children's books.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Elementary Education Teaching
BA
Journalism
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Reference Librarian

Provided reference services from a central reference desk to students, faculty and other patrons.

  • Served as liaison librarian to the Divisions of Natural Science and Education.
  • Conducted bibliographic instruction and orientation classes; instructed students on how to access electronic databases, the Internet and the Voyager library catalog system.
  • Assisted students and faculty in research and document retrieval.
  • Participated in collection development of reference resources in the areas of natural science and education.
  • Prepared handouts on bibliographic instruction, reference sources and bibliographies (both APA and MLA style.)
  • Assisted at the circulation and reserve desk.
  • Edited the library's newsletter.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Guidance And Counseling
Library Science
18

Distance Librarians Team Member

  • Gave PowerPoint presentation at monthly technology program and annual faculty research forum.
  • Wrote and edited articles for two library newsletters, Academic Gateway and Library News.
  • Accurately created records for faculty articles in Institutional Repository to streamline searches.
  • Successfully answered reference questions and solved problems for a diverse population of academic and public library patrons.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Journalism
MA
Library Science
19

Librarian/administrative Assistant

Organized and managed nine-state regional library

  • Verified, researched, accessed and delivered product services to domestic and international corporate members
  • Organized and conducted Customer Service workshop
  • Provided customized research support for internal and external electric utilities requests
  • Performance Recognition award for Customer Service Workshop and additional high evaluations
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
MA
Master of Arts
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Circulation Librarian

  • Created and maintained all circulation records for the library.
  • Hired, trained, and supervised a staff of seven student workers.
  • Managed all borrowing transactions in OCLC ILL as well as lending transactions when Head of Public Services was not available.
  • Served as back-up Reference Librarian as needed.
  • Utilized OCLC, EBSCO-Online, Web Voyager, and other databases as needed.
  • Proven track record of customer service as well as working with diverse patron groups.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Master of Arts

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