School Librarian Resume Samples

A School Librarian is hired to assist students in finding, and using the library resources and to offer the needed materials to teachers for teaching in the classroom. A well-written School Librarian Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – registering readers, assisting in identifying library books, magazines, and other materials; assisting in searching information from the web, removing damaged materials; answering inquiries, tracking orders, ensuring the books are returned punctually and without any damage, and replace returned items.

Successful resumes often contain the following skills and attributes – strong communication skills, interpersonal skills, attention to details; the ability to use library-related software, customer service approach, the ability to sort, retrieve and store data electronically, multitasking abilities, and knowledge of library science. A Master’s degree in library science is often required.

 

School Librarian Resume example

School Librarian Resume

Headline : Responsible for Selecting and purchasing appropriate and diverse materials in all formats, Devising and maintaining a collection development plan for library collections.

Skills : Labor Relations, Human Resources, Recruitment, Performance Management, Counseling, Compensation, Talent Management.

Description :

    1. Provided library technician support by performing a wide variety of direct services.
    2. Shelved library materials using the Dewey Decimal System, prepared displays, programmed activities, answered basic reference questions, and assisted students and teachers in locating materials; and/or provided technical services support in a variety of functions.
    3. Assisted in maintaining accounting records and in performing shelf inventories.
    4. Performed simple maintenance on the library's automated systems.
    5. Performed physical exertion such as long periods of standing, bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, pushing of loaded trucks; and recurring lifting of heavy items such as boxes of books or journals.
    6. Cataloged, barcoded and shelved books using QuickDraw label making software.
    7. Checked library materials in/out via the circulation desk, prepared interlibrary loan requests, collected fines for overdue materials.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


School Librarian Resume

Headline : To obtain a School Librarian position with a progressive company utilizing 25 years of experience in Customer Service. Merchant Mariner Credential # upon request TWIC Card Exp..

Skills : MS Office, Planning SKills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Reported to Division Head.
    2. Supervised library staff and determine duties.
    3. Prepared and managed a yearly budget.
    4. Served on the Curriculum Leadership Team and Academic Council.
    5. Communicated and coordinated with the Head of Library Volunteers for staffing and training of parent volunteers.
    6. Operated and supervised the library to which assigned.
    7. Understood and followed the oral and written directives.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED


              School Librarian Resume

              Headline : Responsible for Collecting, evaluating, and reporting usage statistics, Overseeing cataloging and processing of materials, inventory of collections, maintenance, and upkeep of the library facility.

              Skills : Training Skills, Supervising Skills, Communication Skills.

              Description :

                1. Maintained open communication and cordial public relations with media, staff, teachers, administrators, sales representatives and others.
                2. Provided training for the library assistants to carry out their responsibilities.
                3. Arranged frequently changing book fairs, audio visual showings, library displays, bulleting boards, other promotional activities, and exhibits likely to interest library users.
                4. Oversaw the general neatness and attractiveness of the library and its displays.
                5. Prepared and administered the library budget.
                6. Directed and assisted in the production of media.
                7. Cataloged, maintained, and supervised the operation of audio visual hardware.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        High School Diploma

                        School Librarian Resume

                        Objective : A highly organized and independent woman with the ability to effectively coordinate tasks to finish projects in time. Excellent customer relations skills and In-depth knowledge of the process and procedures of all front end related tasks. Knowledge of Customer Care Service Desk Transactions that includes helping people with refunds, exchange, cashing checks. Reader-friendly accomplished Library Professional with a wealth of extensive experience in working with a school as well as a college environment for more than 8 years in a foreign country.

                        Skills : Customer Service, Planning Skills, Organizational Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Received and processed 4000 new acquisitions for the library for six months.
                          2. Classified all resources, Catalogued books, and increased readership which contributed to student's performance in the Inter-School competitions.
                          3. Took suggestions from teachers and students regarding book acquisition process and identified Publishers/Agents, Procured them and classified them accordingly Provided requested articles to the subject teachers and managed daily running of the circulation desk.
                          4. Trained and supervised part-time librarians from parent volunteers.
                          5. Organized 'Book Displays & Book fairs, also planned and executed Library Week Celebration for Grade III to XII.
                          6. Prepared Library Manual as per School Management requirements and instructions.
                          7. Executed and Encouraged Class Library System for lower grade and Central Library for High school.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        2-5 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Junior
                        Education
                        Education
                        Bachelor Of Arts

                        School Librariana Resume

                        Headline : Secure a leadership School Librariana position within an Academic Library, Department of Instructional Technology, Educational Media, or Professional Development. Other interests include writing, teaching at the post-secondary level, and research.

                        Skills : MS Office, Coordinating Skills, Supervising Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Responsible for the total daily operation of the library serving 400 students in grades preschool - 4th grade and teachers.
                          2. Used Computer skills: Microsoft Office, On-line Library Management (Destiny & Athena) Many educational software programs Responsible for use and operation of 17 desktops and approximately 30 portable computers.
                          3. Organized time and resources to meet the schedule of student classes, as well as a library, management/operations.
                          4. Managed large group of students and taught classes.
                          5. Worked successfully with all ages of students, teachers, parents, and volunteers.
                          6. Included a diverse range of cultural and ethnic groups.
                          7. Coordinated workshops and trainings, supervised volunteers, and served on district-wide committees.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        MS

                        School Librarian Resume

                        Objective : Over eight years of School Librarian experience with six years at the programming level providing planning, reference, and reader's advisory to students in kindergarten through 12th grade; plus two years working in a public library setting. Masters of Library and Information Science from Indiana University School of Library and Information Science.

                        Skills : Writing, Editing, Ability To Communicate In Spanish.

                        Description :

                          1. Maintained separate library collections for elementary school and middle/high school students.
                          2. Updated collection by weeding and ordering core periodicals and newer non-fiction titles.
                          3. Developed a policy for donations, supervised volunteers, handled library circulation, and overdue materials.
                          4. Researched and planned storytimes.
                          5. Attended training in summer about media literacy, multicultural literature, and storytelling.
                          6. Obtained NM Professional Librarian's certificate.
                          7. Chaired Health and Wellness Committee and served on the Measurement committee.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        2-5 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Junior
                        Education
                        Education
                        MS

                        School Librarian Resume

                        Headline : Analyzing patrons' requests to determine needed information and assist in furnishing or locating that information. Locates unusual or unique information in response to specific requests.

                        Skills : Typing, Internet, E-mail, Word, Publisher.

                        Description :

                          1. Selected, organized, administered, and maintained an approved collection of books and non-library materials for use by faculty and students.
                          2. Prepared annual reports, financial records, and circulation statistics as required.
                          3. Maintained a functional school library program in the school.
                          4. Kept current on all types of educational materials in electronic as well As print media, and remains up-to-date on trends and practices regarding their use.
                          5. Catalog library materials and non-library material for use in the library.
                          6. Conducted yearly inventory of equipment and materials.
                          7. Participated in professional library and educational organizations.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        Certificate Of Library Science

                        School Librarian Resume

                        Headline : Planning and delivering client-centered programs and services such as special services for faculty, produces schoolwide communications, supports school technologies, produces programs for special groups, instructional design, faculty training.

                        Skills : MS Office, Teaching SKills, Monitoring Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Communicated clearly with students, teachers & volunteers while teaching them all pertinent software computer applications.
                          2. Followed library policies & procedures, related to MARC records by adding new objects to the online catalog, checking in & out items, processing new resources, clean & repair materials.
                          3. Worked with & troubleshoot office machines, such as copiers, computers, scanners, etc.
                          4. Involved in every phase of textbook management.
                          5. Taught Pre-K through fifth-grade library class.
                          6. Assisted Patron with Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Internet, and E-mail.
                          7. Taught reading and spelling as needed.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        BS

                        School Librarian Resume

                        Summary : Responsible for Maintaining a current inventory of supplies, Operating the circulation desk, and keeps circulation files.

                        Skills : MS Office, Supervising Skills, Communication Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Supervised approx.
                          2. Assisted children with age and skill-appropriate book selections.
                          3. Captivated their interest during reading times.
                          4. Found initiatives and projects to be offered and or displayed, to inspire children's interest in the WORLD of BOOKS Responsible for managing books and bookshelves within the Library according to the Dewy Decimal System.
                          5. Managed and oversaw book rental and return processes.
                          6. Assisted patrons with reference questions, locating/retrieving information, and identifying reliable sources.
                          7. Taught information literacy and research skills.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        10+ Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Senior
                        Education
                        Education
                        GED

                        School Librarian Resume

                        Headline : Eliminating obsolete and work materials from the collections, Making repairs on library media: books, periodicals, audio-visual software, hardware, and other media.

                        Skills : Monitoring Skills, Tracking Skills, Communication Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Instructed staff members in the use of academic databases for the purpose of graduate-level research.
                          2. Redesigned web page to permit remote access to research databases.
                          3. Promoted outreach library services to students, teachers, administrators, and the community.
                          4. Monitored the use of library equipment and material.
                          5. Recorded, tracked, and reported library attendance and usage to the School Library Supervisor and the Principal.
                          6. Organized and project-oriented sessions, set up, and coordinated multimedia school activities.
                          7. Supported teaching staff with educational needs with flexible scheduling.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Executive
                        Education
                        Education
                        High School Diploma