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Library Clerk Resume

Working in a library means being surrounded by books all the time, and to recommend good books, as well as organize and keep many books under management. It is the duty of library clerk to keep records of the readers, the books lent out and of those returned. Another task of the library clerk would be checking the integrity of the books after being noticed or reported by readers. They are eligible to act appropriately and fix those issues.


A library clerk is an employee of the library whose main task is to help the people to find books, newspapers, magazines and other printing material of their interest. The library clerk has to report the librarian with daily, weekly, monthly reports and other finished tasks, for the proper functioning of the library.

Library Clerk Resume Sample


Name: Richard Anderson
Address: 1111, West 11 Avenue, New York, 99999, United States
Email address-
Home: (222) 456 7890
Cell: (555) 225 8787

Career Objective

To secure the position as a library clerk in your institute. I possess excellent management skills and I have an experience of more than 5 years in this field and hope to excel in this field.

Skills and Competencies

  • Responsible and hardworking
  • Reliable and trust-worthy
  • Excellent knowledge of library protocols
  • Ability to operate computer with different database applications
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Fast learner and ability to compile daily report
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Can solve complex problems in limited time
  • Excellent team members/player
  • Good understanding with the other employee and able to adjust in any surrounding
  • Outstanding organizing skills (both organizing things and keeping them organized)

Work Experience

Designation: Library Clerk
Organizational Name: ABC Institute, New York, United States
Duration: October 2008– Till Date

  • Register new users and issue them ID cards
  • Find solutions to the customers issues and complaints
  • Keep the records and submit them to my superior
  • Attend meetings so as to resolve issues of the other workers
  • Place the books in their appropriate places and rearrange them, if needed
  • Reviews the records of the candidates and feed them in the database
  • Check the returned book for missing pages, writing on them and so on
  • Offer information to the readers regarding how to check their accounts on-line, in person or by telephone
  • Supervise the staff members in their work
  • Provide training new joined clerks and clear them the desk procedures and protocols
  • Keep a check on the overall activities in the library

Designation: Library Clerk
Organizational Name: Mason Global Institute, Tarrytown, NT
Duration: October 2006– September 2008

  • Clarify the customers queries to the best possible way
  • Assist the head librarian to complete the daily activities
  • Maintain the record in the database
  • Keep a track of the overall activities and report it to the head librarian
Educational Qualifications

Associate Degree in Literature , New York Community College, , New York University, New York, USA, 2007
High School Diploma from St. Karen's High School, New York, USA, 2004

Areas of Interest Reading
Business Management


Name: Clara Mendez
Designation: Head of the Department
Organization: ASE Institute of Management, New York, USA
Phone No: 123-456-9874
E-mail id: clara_m

Name: Robert D'Costa
Designation: Manager
Organization: Mason Books Associates Inc., Tarrytown, NT, USA
Phone No: 235-987-2525
E-mail id:

Other personal details

Date of Birth: 25 July 1982
Nationality: American
Marital status: Married
Children: Two
Driver's License: Yes, B category

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