Library Services Assistant Resume Samples

A Library Services Assistant performs clerical duties in libraries. The job duties carried out by these paraprofessionals are listed on the Library Services Assistant Resume as – helping patrons in selecting materials, checking in and out materials at the circulation desk, receiving payments for fines, processing new materials; charging and renewing materials, assisting patrons in locating materials, greeting and directing customers, maintaining records, answering telephones and taking messages, and removing worn-out and obsolete materials as necessary.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – customer service skills, the ability to speak in a friendly and helpful manner, strong listening skills and speaking skills; the ability to understand work-related documents, and basic computer literacy. Employers pick resumes highlighting a high school diploma or GED.

Library Services Assistant Resume example

Library Services Assistant Resume

Summary : An active, curious professional with international experience, looking for ways to use skills to contribute to a productive and positive future of the world community while completing an MS in Conflict Analysis and Resolution.

Skills : Computer On Various Machines And Software Programs.

Description :

    1. Responsible for managing the circulation desk and providing customer service to students, staff, and faculty.
    2. Answered an array of questions from students and suggest appropriate departments for further answers.
    3. Provided general administrative assistant tasks such as creating, maintaining, and updating records and materials, answering phone calls, sorting mail, and data entry.
    4. Assisted patrons with locating library print and non-print materials.
    5. Provided first-level technical personal computer support to users within the library.
    6. Handled cash for printing.
    7. Assisted in the inventory of library resources and processing of Better World Books.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Sociology


Library Services Assistant Resume

Headline : Seeks to acquire a position in an academic library or business in a related field, that will utilize skills, education, abilities, and experience.

Skills : Microsoft Office, WordPerfect.

Description :

    1. Identified, assessed, and addressed patron inquiries and concerns.
    2. Located library materials for patrons, including books, periodicals, and audio-visual mediums.
    3. Supervised branch in absence of manager Maintains patron records detailing library items received, stored, issued, and returned.
    4. Processed patron's fines and fees.
    5. Processed and participated in the selection of new library materials including books, audiovisual materials, and computer software.
    6. Performed patron research requests including social sciences and the natural sciences inquiries Teach computer and technology classes.
    7. Instructed patrons on utilizing reference sources, online card catalogs, and automated information systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Academic Library


Library Services Assistant Resume

Objective : Versatile, creative, and diligent professional, bring a big-picture approach to work and always seeking to improve performance and the workplace. Background is in library science, but I'm open to exploring new fields.

Skills : MS Office, .

Description :

    1. Provided courteous and knowledgeable service to lab users.
    2. Ensured lab equipment is working properly, troubleshoot, report problems to supervisor.
    3. Maintained a strong familiarity with the various programs and technology being used in the lab.
    4. Adhered to lab and college procedures.
    5. Manage calendar of scheduled classes as needed for the computer instruction lab.
    6. Set up and maintenance of lab instruction classroom with regard to all computers and laptops in use for classroom instruction as well as A/V equipment and projector.
    7. Led monthly book discussions open to all members of the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Medical Technology

Library Services Assistant Resume

Summary : Seeks to transition to an assistant teaching position within an academic community where one can demonstrate a passion for instructing youth and developing future leaders, thinkers, artists, and visionaries.

Skills : Mac Numbers And Pages, Cashier Management, Detailed, Multi-tasker, Reference Research, Friendly & Welcoming.

Description :

    1. Detailed oriented job with much the same duties, including staffing the Reference Desk, but did not have to attend so many meetings.
    2. Had to be able to think of and resolve several questions at the same time.
    3. Involved in maintaining the pre-computerized Reserve Reading collection of many hundreds of titles, some of which changed daily.
    4. Provided excellent customer service as needed.
    5. Shelved books by Dewey decimal system and alphabetical order.
    6. Pulled books for reports and transferring them to the requested branch.
    7. Performed circulation duties, including charging and discharging materials, ordering materials from other branches, issuing and updating the library.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Accounting

Library Services Assistant Resume

Objective : Looking to work for a progressive company that will allow utilizing the knowledge and build the practical skills necessary to advance. dedication, conscientiousness, and maturity will serve as tremendous assets.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, iMovie.

Description :

    1. Provided library user service with Makerspace Equipment, software, and technology, including the Photography and Video Station and image editing, prepping files for large-format printing, laser engraving, and operating 3D printers.
    2. Assisted patrons with Adobe creative suite.
    3. Hosted informal tours to a variety of small groups and families visiting the Makerspace.
    4. Proactively ensured proper usage of equipment.
    5. Collaborated with coworkers on programming ideas and implementation.
    6. Technology Center assistance included user service under Microsoft applications and Internet troubleshooting, as well as one-on-one Technology appointments and teaching basic computer literacy skills to small groups.
    7. Worked mainly revolved around cataloging and processing books, CDs, DVDs, and other media.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Psychology/Counseling

Library Services Assistant Resume

Objective : Offers a bachelor's degree in History of Art and archival processing experience in a large academic research library, as well as exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

Skills : Excellent Communicator, and Able to handle phones. Copying, scanning, email, and telephone.

Description :

    1. Hired, Trained, and managed 20+ student employees to operate the Circulation Desk.
    2. Coordinated Interlibrary Loan & Resource Sharing.
    3. Managed the borrowing and lending of documents to UWEC Faculty and Students and other libraries around the world.
    4. Processed library materials in a branch with over 40,000 check-ins each month.
    5. Pulled item reports for customer requests averaging over 250 requests/day.
    6. Shelved items and maintained shelves in a 20,000 sq/ft branch.
    7. Performed a variety of clerical tasks including filing, typing, answering phones, word processing, photocopying and mailing out material, and sorting documents.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BFA In Drawing (Major) & Photography (Minor)

Library Services Assistant Resume

Headline : Looking to obtain a professional and leadership role in Human Services. Combining strong interpersonal and communication skills, and committed to continual performance development in the workplace.

Skills : Computer, Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, Time Management, Communication.

Description :

    1. Developed a system for managing customers' lost library cards to improve service efficiency.
    2. Maintained library collection and rotating displays.
    3. Assisted Patrons with checking out items, filling out job applications, and placing items on reserve.
    4. Maneuvered through multiple screens while answering the telephone and providing patrons with a great experience.
    5. Responsible for shelving and organizing library materials.
    6. Served as the front desk liaison for all student, staff, and community needs, including book-related needs.
    7. Assisted in compiling database information and creating library research guides.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    BS In Environmental Geosciences

    Library Services Assistant Resume

    Summary : Highly qualified Library Services Assistant with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and excel in the collaborative environment your company prides itself.

    Skills : Microsoft Office. Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop, Dreamweaver.

    Description :

      1. Assisted and trained co-workers in tagging and preparation of circulating materials for RFID technology.
      2. Handled library account issues.
      3. Assisting Librarians with alphabetizing books, shelving books, checking books in, and answering customer questions.
      4. Assisted patrons with checkout procedures, reserving library materials, computer reservations, and any other needs.
      5. Supervised circulation, hired, scheduled, trained, and managed nine student workers, assisted the director, managed the office, administrative.
      6. Attended conferences and developed professional library skills.
      7. Supported training activities for Librarians to ensure training objectives are met.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      BA In Humanistic Studies, German

      Library Services Assistant Resume

      Summary : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

      Skills : Planning Skills, Operational Skills.

      Description :

        1. Provided in-the-moment support to students.
        2. Lend and collected books, periodicals, videotapes, and other materials at circulation desks.
        3. Entered and updated patron records on computers.
        4. Provided in-person and telephone reference and reader's advisory service to members of an ethnically and demographically diverse.
        5. Led monthly book discussions open to all members of the community.
        6. Performed circulation duties, including charging and discharging materials, ordering materials from other branches, issuing and updating the library.
        7. Assisted Librarians with the facility operations to serve.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      BA in Humanistic Studies

      Library Services Assistant Resume

      Summary : Providing great customer service with a growing company. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

      Skills : MS Office, Customer Service, Time Management, Communication.

      Description :

        1. Charged and renewed library materials; placed holds and recalls.
        2. Sorted and shelved library materials according to the Library of Congress.
        3. Experienced with circulation and library systems to register patrons and collect fines.
        4. Experienced with Inter-library loans and Magazine controls systems.
        5. Provided promotion during library hours and shelved materials.
        6. Aforementioned involved clerical labor and computational work using programs such as Voyager and OCLC Connexion.
        7. New books were prepped for shelf-life, while old books were withdrawn from the system.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      BA in Humanistic Studies