Sample Assistant Librarian Resume

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Kristen Kyzer
2737 Jefferson Street
Norfolk, VA 23510

Job Objective A talented Assistant Librarian with great skills and experience looking for a job in a well known organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in performing management and maintenance of library
  • Immense knowledge of library collection development and creation of LibGuides
  • Extensive knowledge of using MS Office, database and electronic resources
  • Familiarity with children’s literature and various library technologies
  • Ability to develop, execute and manage various library programs
  • Ability to interact with library staff, patrons and public in a friendly manner

Professional Experience:

Assistant Librarian
Ivy Tech Community College
August 2012 – Present


  • Developed library collection and maintained library materials, under supervision of Head Librarian.
  • Set up, managed and provided access to library reference systems
  • Organized, managed, and updated online catalogs and electronic information resources.
  • Planned, conducted, and coordinated library programs and outreach events.
  • Trained and assisted patrons and staff in use of library resources, card catalogs, and digital information systems.
  • Mentored and supervised volunteer assistants, as directed by Head Librarian.

Assistant Librarian
Boston Public Schools
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Obtained, cataloged, stored, and maintained all books, publications, and other library resources.
  • Handled and responded to information requests from patrons in a timely manner.
  • Located and issued appropriate library publications and materials to patrons.
  • Received, checked, and placed returned books and other library materials on designated shelves.
  • Prepared list of overdue books and sent overdue notices to relevant patrons.
  • Established and maintained positive relationships with staff and library users.


Associate Degree in Library Science
Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL

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