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Public Librarians are in charge of managing library resources and maintaining library provisions. Typical resume samples for this job emphasize duties like cataloguing resources, answering to reader inquiries, updating records, using computer software, and organizing events. Those interested in a Public Librarian position should demonstrate throughout their resumes an interest for books and reading, library science expertise, customer service orientation, problem solving skills, and computer competencies. Employers select candidates holding at least a Bachelor's Degree in information or library science.

1

Public Librarian

Oversaw student workers in shelving and inventory of library materials and scheduled their work hours to assist in coverage of the circulation desk

  • Reviewed existing collections for curriculum relevance
  • Provided reference and assisted all patrons with development of research skills
  • Assisted Director of Library in strategic planning and preparation of annual library budget
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business
2

Public Librarian

  • Oversaw library operations and collection development
  • Maintained automated catalog and circulation records
  • Coordinated children's programs and special events
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Arts
3

Crook County Public Librarian

Taught literature appreciation and information technology classes

  • Evaluated schools as member of Quality Assurance Review team for state accreditation
  • Administered state online Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS)
  • Sponsored senior class and coordinated graduation ceremony
  • Instructed staff on new software, library databases, new technologies
  • Mentored new teachers and supervised students involved in Job Partnership Training Act
  • Represented Hulett School on district technology committee and district Superintendent's Council
  • Led pilot program for statewide teen online book discussion project
  • Presented Wyoming Award books at the Wyoming Library Association Conference
  • Founder of Hulett Branch Library "Friends of the Library" group and reported monthly to board
  • Photographed library activities and wrote a weekly library newspaper column
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Art Education
School Library Media
Architectural Engineering Graphics And Interior Design Coursework
4

Public Librarian IV

Statewide selector for public library system in literature, foreign language, and language grammar books and related materials according to library policies and procedures.

  • Develop collection of print, audiovisual, and electronic materials. Create library displays to aid in advertising collection.
  • Selects, provides bibliographic and ordering information, and annotates books placed on statewide ordering lists (using MS Excel and SharePoint) for selection by State Library and branches.
  • Maintains assigned collection (Dewey Decimal) - add, replace, select for mending or bindery, or withdraw titles as necessary. Limited repairing tasks; usually assigned to technician or student assistant.
  • Answers questions received by mail, telecommunications, e-mail, or in person. Instructs users in basic research methods, assists them in search strategies and locating sources of information.
  • Directs users to the appropriate personnel in library system when applicable. Hears complaints, resolves the problem, or refers the user as necessary.
  • Provides consultative services statewide to all libraries on reference and bibliographic concerns.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Library Information Science
5

Central Technical Public Librarian

Book keeping for rules and regulations in regards to Aircrafts Maintenance

  • Ensuring department is federal compliant with updating Regular Maintenance
  • Filling all documentation manually for new publications
  • Providing accurate and compliant training on all maintenance actions
  • Profit and Charge off all accounts for equipment of the Aircrafts
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Digital Photography

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