Library Manager Resume Samples

A Library Manager is responsible for overseeing the general operations of the library. A well-written Library Manager Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – meeting standards relating to safety and confidentiality of library materials, and equipment; overseeing the dressing and general conduct of other library staff members, reading library science-related materials, staying aware of library science-related materials; approving and creating staff payroll; and carrying out library events and programs.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – sound physical and mental health; the ability to multitask, the ability to communicate well with others, a high level of interpersonal skills, and complete knowledge about library operations and activities. People vying for this role must possess at least a bachelor’s degree in library science or an information-related field.

 

Library Manager Resume example

Library Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking a Library Manager position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Filing, General Office , People , Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Included general running of the library daily.
    2. Had an assistant that I trained and managed.
    3. Ordered new books (audio, magazines, DVDs, etc), weeded old books, accessioned and managed all of the media in the library.
    4. Created an annual summer program that provided many benefits to the children of the Lisle community for 28 years.
    5. Able to better serve the community by getting in the materials they most wanted to have there; many large print books, audiobooks.
    6. Started digitizing part of our historical section to have it available online for people to use.
    7. Wrote many grants for children's books, for local groups to purchase needed items for the library, for New York State Matching Grant programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Library Manager Resume

Headline : Opportunity to utilize the knowledge, skills, and attitude instilled by my work experience and education to make tangible contributions, meet new challenges, and contribute effectively as a team member.

Skills : Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Quickbooks, Publisher, Marketing, Event Planning, Event Management, Event Coordination, Customer Service, Data Entry, Research.

Description :

    1. Managed the library at Oliver Elementary.
    2. Managed classes of 20 - 40 students who came to the library for check-out.
    3. Read books and taught library skills to children from Kindergarten to sixth grade.
    4. Managed the library collection via updating computer records, performing inventory, ordering, purchasing, and mending books.
    5. Managed volunteers and interns.
    6. Planned and coordinated school-wide Family Literacy Night.
    7. Assisted children, teachers and other staff with book selection.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In English


Library Manager Resume

Headline : Planning, implementing, coordinating, and evaluating all branch library operations, procedures, and services, and also Hiring, training, supervising, and evaluating 3 part-time library technical assistants.

Skills : Asset management, Creating strong interpersonal relationships,.

Description :

    1. Oversaw the smooth operation of a busy school library.
    2. Hosted a weekly storytime for Second and Third Grades.
    3. Coordinated with teachers to provide classroom educational materials.
    4. Catalog and processed all acquisitions.
    5. Developed a digital catalog using a low-cost platform.
    6. Developed a policy for the acquisition of new materials on a limited budget.
    7. Provided Reference services to teachers, students, and parents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Library Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking a professional career Library Manager position within an organization that would allow utilization of my skill set while offering an opportunity to demonstrate superior performance, success, and growth.

Skills : Financial Analysis, Finance, Finance, Banking, Customer Service, Customer Service, Telephone, Data Entry, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable.

Description :

    1. Planned, organized, coordinated, and managed the day-to-day activities of staff and services at multiple library sites.
    2. Resolved concerns regarding building or personnel emergencies, safety, or public issues.
    3. Coordinated assigned areas of responsibility with other departments and functional units within the District.
    4. Recommended, established, implemented, and enforced library policies, procedures, rules of operation, and programs to assure that the activities in the facilities adhere to all Federal, State, and local codes, laws, and regulations, as well as applicable district policies, including the training of faculty, staff, and students.
    5. Developed and maintained effective channels of communication with academic staff; assists and enhances communications between library services personnel; communicates with a variety of departments and outside organizations to resolve concerns, coordinate activities, schedule repairs, and exchange information.
    6. Managed and oversaw the overall maintenance, appearance, and scheduling of multiple library facilities for the District.
    7. Participated in the development and administration of the department budget; participates in the forecasting of funds needed for staffing, equipment, materials, and supplies; monitors and approves expenditures; implements necessary adjustments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Social Science

Library Manager Resume

Summary : Library Manager at Library of the Year which was featured on the cover of Library Journal. Overseeing daily operations utilizing a wide variety of technologies to ensure convenient access to library resources. Extensive experience across broad areas including technical services, recruitment, and training, collection development, strategic planning, developing goals and policies in academic and public libraries.

Skills : MS Office, Managing Skills.

Description :

    1. Coordinated training sessions for lawyers and staff with vendors.
    2. Hired and supervised library assistants.
    3. Participated in company committees, including the management team.
    4. Participated in the creation of the firm's knowledge management system.
    5. Created budget reports for practice groups.
    6. Oversaw $300,000 book budget.
    7. Trained new hires on best practice techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Library Manager Resume

Headline : Obtain part-time employment applying my Michigan MFT license and counseling background to encourage the positive development of couples, children, and families.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Bridge, And Premiere., Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, And Excel., JavaScript, HTML, And CSS.

Description :

    1. Oversaw library staff workflow and provide on-going training.
    2. Reviewed 70,000+ weekly images received, making selections for Library to store for future use.
    3. Originally hired as a filer in the photo library, advanced to Deputy Chief Librarian, finally to Library Manager.
    4. Assisted the book division with monthly's, as well as the National Enquirer's coffee table book.
    5. Received equity grant of 5,000 shares from AIM for going Above and Beyond.
    6. Monitored new developments and legislation in areas of interest to company shareholders.
    7. Coordinated activities of all departments within the library system; schedules intradepartmental activities to accomplish work goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Library Manager Resume

Objective : Hardworking, organized, Library Manager professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Investigative, Research, Customer Service, Clerical, Law Enforcement, Case Management, Cash Management, Legal Terminology, MS Office, Management, Insurance, Word Perfect, Money Handling, Acrobat, Scanning, Computer Literate, Copy Machine, Fax Machine, Catalog, Library Management.

Description :

    1. Assisted law students and staff with daily library operations.
    2. Secured the library and ensured its smooth functioning during the opening and closing hours.
    3. Acquired and maintained research materials for law students and assisted in book reference.
    4. Enforced safe upkeep of the library books, checked books in and out with the electronic system.
    5. Prepared purchase orders for new books and forwarded them to book vendors.
    6. Processed requests for patrons for books on diverse legal topics.
    7. Operated library cataloging system efficiently by providing unique identification codes to the newly purchased books.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bs In Criminal Justice

Library Manager Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Library Manager professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Excel, Word, Visio, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Managed overall operations concerning the library.
    2. Initiated design, creation, implementation, and content management of library website for both Intranet and Internet application.
    3. Conducted bibliographic instruction and search strategy formulation classes for both physicians and hospital staff.
    4. Implemented Clinical Informationist position within Breast Center team framework.
    5. Included budget preparation, serial and textbook collection development (including cataloging), electronic resources management (subscription products [Ovid, MDConsult, Up-To-Date, Harrison's Online, ACPMedicine, STAT-Ref] and services), supervision of library assistant and volunteers, and online searching.
    6. Created library newsletter distributed via email, on paper, and in Html formats.
    7. Maintained library computer hardware.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Library Manager Resume

Summary : Library Manager professional with hands-on experience in baking and proven ability to work efficiently in a team environment, peacefully and efficiently under pressure, and capable of reading and understanding cooking procedures and recipes while demonstrating exceptional talent to follow directions.

Skills : Information Literacy, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Planned, implemented, coordinated, and evaluated all branch library operations, procedures, and services.
    2. Hired, trained, supervised, and evaluated 3 part-time library technical assistants.
    3. Provided about 10 focused information literacy sessions per semester in Counseling 150 College Seminar: Applied Skills for Academic Success a three-credit course.
    4. Taught around 100 information literacy classes across many disciplines per academic year.
    5. Performed approximately 50 reference transactions to the college community per month.
    6. Developed and maintained the print and non-print media collection resources.
    7. Used SirsiDynix's online catalog and circulation functions to deliver reference and circulation services.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
M.S.

Library Manager Resume

Headline : A quick learner who has proven her ability to commit to projects and accomplish goals efficiently and effectively. Thrives on goal setting and deadlines, and always searches for ways to utilize her multi-cultural educational background and experience.

Skills : Researching Skills, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Researched services and use of online databases and in-house reference sources to provide statistical, topical, and real estate market information to support competitive analysis and prospecting.
    2. Retrieval of information from varying governmental agencies and corporations for use in market studies Preparation of a current awareness newsletter on topics relating to or having an impact on the real estate industry to better educate and inform staff on pertinent market information.
    3. Collected and retained material from various sources on topics related to and affecting the real estate market for timely and historical coverage.
    4. Enhanced print source collection through interaction with JLW directors and department managers to better service staff and clients.
    5. Supervised Library Assistant activities: acquisition, circulation of books and periodicals, research, and record management.
    6. Handled accounts payable and billing.
    7. Cataloged books and reports for easy accessibility Liaison between EBSCO subscription services and JLW branch libraries to reduce costs and duplication.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters In Library Science