Sample Digital Librarian Resume

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Melanie Spradlin
3329 Romrog Way
Elsie, NE 69134

Job Objective Digital Librarian with exceptional knowledge looking for a job in your company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Highly experienced in digital library development, management and maintenance
  • Profound knowledge of digital library standards, electronic records management and digital indexing systems
  • Outstanding knowledge of Microsoft Office, social media sites, library management systems and digital content management systems
  • Familiarity with digital cataloging, preservation, metadata standards and data linking
  • Ability to interpret and comply with library related intellectual property rights
  • Ability to develop and maintain user-oriented web interfaces and blogs

Professional Experience:

Digital Librarian
Harvard University
August 2012 – Present


  • Developed, implemented and documented policies and procedures related todigital cataloging and metadata creation.
  • Created and reviewed metadata for digital library collections.
  • Catalogued and tagged digital library materials with correct metadata.
  • Researched, developed and implemented effective user interfaces and support tools.
  • Evaluated and revised all new and existing digital library services.
  • Interpreted and followed metadata and digitization workflows and standards, as applicable.

Digital Librarian
Emory University
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Developed and implemented taxonomy for digital categorization, indexing and archiving of information resources.
  • Obtained, preserved and accessed digital collections of library.
  • Identified and reviewed user-based dataset needs and new data sources.
  • Developed and executed digital information search and retrieval processes, and digital reference services.
  • Trained and guided library staff and patrons in the use of digital collections and services.
  • Worked with external contractors and maintained complete and updated digital library collection.


Bachelor’s Degree in Library & Information Science
Lake Superior College, Duluth, MN

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