Librarian resume

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Wihelm Matthew White

56 Yet Street
Orlando NT 0800
M: 0433 444 555
H: 08 1234 5678
E: [email protected]


With over seven years experience working in a library I am keen to move into a more customer-focused position as I am passionate about client and community service. I am seeking a part-time role, as part of a dynamic team, that allows me to complete my Bachelors degree and further my library services skills.


Orlando City University
Orlando, NT
Bachelor of Arts
Graduated: 2004
Orlando State High School 
Orlando, NT
Northern Territory Certificate of Education
Graduated: 2001

Employment History

Feb 2006 – Present: Library Client Services Team Leader
Orlando University of Technology Library
Orlando, NT


  • Managing campus library service points
  • Helping customers and students with library services and research
  • Returning library resources using the correct procedures and systems
  • Answering all customer queries to the highest standard possible
  • Documenting and providing feedback on work practices and procedures to ensure the continuous improvement of lending and document services of the library
  • Training new staff
  • Co-ordinating staff rostering
  • Providing team leadership


  • Played a key role in developing and managing a campus-based library study group with an emphasis on mentoring, training and performance appraisal
Jan 2002 – Feb 2006: Library Assistant
Holesworthy Community Library
Orlando, NT


  • Shelved and organised library materials
  • Dealt with reservations/requests
  • Complied with procedures, guidelines and policies
  • Assisted with the operation and maintenance of public Internet PCs, photocopiers, printers and other IT equipment
  • Processed daily mail
  • Ordered new books


2008 – Cross Cultural Customer Service, TAFE, Orlando, NT
2006 – AMLIB Workshop, TAFE , Orlando, NT


Category Name Proficiency Yrs experience Last Used
Computer AMLIB Library Management System Intermediate 4 yrs Use currently
Computer Microsoft Office Advanced 9 yrs Use currently
Computer Internet Explorer Advanced 9 yrs Use currently
Language Spanish Fluent 10 yrs Use currently  
Language German Fluent 24 yrs Use currently



Film, dance, Ancient Greek mythology, scuba diving, information technology


Clara Hotham - Library Technician
Orlando University of Technology Library
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (08) 2222 2222
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