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Young Adult Librarian Resume

Each librarian is involved and submitted to collective work, the tasks completed are considered as an overall effort of the entire staff. The personnel specialized in a particular library-specific area, constitutes the defining element in the organization and proper conduct of this activity.


The activity environment within a library includes the: offices, lecture rooms, rooms for Loan and archives. The tools or equipment used are: computers, copiers, course catalogs and verbal expression. It is said that those who become librarians perform this job out of passion, not from obligation.

The competencies you have to possess in order to be good librarian include: administration, management, marketing, professional development and last but not least the ability to relate to the public.

A librarian can advance in his/her career by attending courses or seminars on specific topics in which s/he wants to obtain qualification. This can open new horizons, and who knows, the librarian might even become future general manager of a library.

To become a librarian, in addition to training courses and perhaps even a masters program, you must know at least one international language, you must have solid knowledge of education, a good library science training, readiness, calmness, diplomacy and courtesy in contact with the users, also politeness and firmness with the suppliers.

If you carry out researches, or if you are the author of articles, books and specialized publications, then you fit perfectly into the role of the librarian.

Young Adult Librarian Resume Sample

Personal Details

Name: Mary Simon
Birth Date: 12/03/1980
Nationality: American
Marital Status: Maried, with children.


Being a librarian is having a hard job but enjoyable at the same time; you must dedicate yourself with passion to the universe of books, you must be attentive to the needs of those who ask for help, you must be aware of everything that is new on the market in terms of books, publications, magazines.


To become a good librarian in your prestigious facility and to help readers find the necessary materials for their study.


Very hard working person with a permanent need for knowledge, very communicative and responsive to the needs of those around me.

Qualities and abilities

  • Experience as a librarian.
  • Excellent ability to relate to the customers.
  • Responsible person.
  • Ability to work both alone and as part of a team.
Work Experience

Young Adult Librarian
Schaumburg Township District Library, Illinois, 2000-2010.

Duties and responsibilities

Working in the young adult department, dealing mostly with students and carrying out the specific activities of a librarian: arranging books on shelves, serving customers and guiding, organizing book exhibitions; preparing bibliographies of literature; performing extracts from each document for indexing based on notes and catalogs.


Bachelor of Arts in Letters, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Activity within the same institution 10 years, Schaumburg Township District Library.

Areas of interest



Mitch Campbell
General Director
Schaumburg Township District Library

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