Sample Academic Librarian Cover Letter

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Felix Lindsey
1658 Bryan Street
Greensboro, NC 27455
Mar 23, 2010
Mr. Ryan Short
Emory University
3463 Holly Street
Lagrange, GA 30240

Dear Mr. Short,
In reference to your recent advertisement, I am sending my resume along with my enthusiasm for your open Academic Librarian position at Emory University. I am confident that with my 10 years’ experience as an Academic Librarian, stellar interpersonal and analytical skills, and commitment to the field that I am qualified for this position.
Over the past ten years, I have been responsible for the administrative success of two leading academic libraries. In these capacities, the employee base was between 10-30and the library catalog at over 1,000,000 books and periodicals. With my excellent leadership skills, team playing abilities, knowledge of academic interest, and Masters Degree in Library Administration; I offer my candidacy for this position.
In conclusion, please contact me at (123)-201-7100 and [email] at your earliest convenience, so that we might discuss my qualifications further. Thanks so much for your time and consideration. I look forward to speaking to you.
Your Signature
Felix Lindsey
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