Sample Childrens Librarian Cover Letter

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Betty Jones
1818 Arrowood Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32216

Aug 7, 2010

Mr. Clarence Haley
Victoria Public Library
2674 Quincy Street
Portland, PA 97205

Dear Mr. Haley,

I was very excited to read about the children’s librarian position that just opened up. I have 6 years of experience working in this field and I’m very passionate about my job. I have a genuine love for children and books so it’s the perfect career for me.

Here is a brief description of my experience that will show some of the value I could bring to Victoria Public Library if chosen to fill this position, I have:

•Strong experience working with management to identify the budget needs and to determine what changes could be made that would be beneficial to the library.

•The knowledge to provide readers with information about the books they’re interested in and searching for.

•The knowledge to implement library policies for both the staff and users.

•Experience selecting materials that are suited for young adults and I stay updated on all new materials.

•The ability to plan and coordinate services and programs for children.

My work schedule is flexible so I’m always available for meetings, conferences and to participate in activities that are work related. I’m dedicated and hard working and believe in putting forth my best efforts to help organization excel.

I feel sure that my energetic nature and creativity would be a great asset to Victoria Public Library and that my past experience makes me an excellent candidate for the job of children’s librarian. Please contact me at (123)-502-3378, or email me at [email] to set up an interview to further discuss my qualifications.


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Betty Jones

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