Sample University Librarian Resume

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Carrie Colon
382 Winding Way
Pawtucket, RI 2860

Job Objective Seeking a challenging position as University Librarian in an organization that will effectively utilize my experience and offers opportunity for career growth.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Highly experienced in development, management and maintenance of university’s academic library
  • Profound knowledge of library acquisitions, cataloging and circulation methodologies
  • Outstanding knowledge of using integrated library system,MARC records, and online reference tools
  • Familiarity with current bibliographic-maintenance standards and practices
  • Ability to providestudent-oriented reference and instructional services
  • Ability to interact with students, employees and administration of university positively

Professional Experience:

University Librarian
Clayton State University
August 2012 – Present


  • Supervised and managed university library operations and staff activities.
  • Evaluated, selected and procured library resources in all formats.
  • Prepared LibGuides and developed library budget in an efficient manner.
  • Delivered reference services topatrons and assisted themin locating appropriate resources.
  • Developed, implemented and promoted bibliographic maintenance standards and library automation policies.
  • Handled and responded to online, phone, and in-person research requests.

University Librarian
Sullivan University
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Acquired, cataloged and maintained library publications, media and material.
  • Drafted, implemented and maintained library policies, services and programs.
  • Installed, used and maintained library automation systems and online reference tools.
  • Instructed and assisted library users in the use of library research tools, systems and resources.
  • Developed and maintained library budget, reports, and statistical data related to library operations.
  • Supported and adhered to US copyright law, licenses, and University library policies.


Master’s Degree in Library and Information Studies
Rose State College, Midwest City, OK

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