Sample Childrens Librarian Resume

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Dorothy Murr
815 Ocala Street
Orlando, FL 32801
(333)-248-8949
[email]

Job Objective Seeking a position as Children’s Librarian in highly reputed and professional organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Relevant experience of children’s library collection development, maintenance and provision
  • Thorough knowledge of children’s literature, periodicals, web sites and social media
  • Commendable knowledge of early literacy practices and child development principles
  • Familiarity with applicablelibrary policies, procedures and services
  • Ability to prepare and execute effective programs for children’s library service
  • Ability to interpret information needs of children and provide appropriate library reference support

Professional Experience:

Children’s Librarian
Queens Library
August 2012 – Present

Responsibilities:

  • Planned and executed children’s library programs, services and outreach activities.
  • Selected, obtained, and evaluated children-oriented books and audio-visual materials.
  • Created book displays and booklists and enhanced visual appeal of children’s library.
  • Resolved information requests from children and provided appropriate reference services.
  • Instructed and assisted patrons in using library resources, computers, and online applications.
  • Oversaw children’s library operations and managed allocated library budget.

Children’s Librarian
DC Public Library
May 2009 – July 2012

Responsibilities:

  • Developed, conducted and managed library programs and outreach activities for children.
  • Procured, maintained and reviewed all children’s library collection and titles.
  • Prepared and utilized special book displays and bulletin boards in the library.
  • Guided patrons in locating and selecting library materials and assisted them in using computers and electronic resources.
  • Monitored children’s library area and ensured its security efficiently.
  • Attended staff meetings and participated in continuing educational activities.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science
Utah Valley University, Orem, UT

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