Library Clerk Resume

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Career Objective:

To work as a library clerk and contribute my experience and skills in providing excellent customer services to patrons and looking after library assets.

Summary of Skills:

  • Able to maintain manual and electronic files
  • Familiar with library on-line system
  • Hold in-depth knowledge of prioritizing, organizing and managing tasks
  • Excellent communication skill to maintain good relations with customers and co-workers
  • Familiar with the tools, terminologies and standard operating procedure used in libraries
  • Ability to check and unpack large boxes of books and records according to the purchase orders and invoice
  • Competent in performing multidimensional assignments of different levels of complexity
  • Familiar with the operating procedures of fax and photocopy machines, including scanner

Computer Skills: Proficient in

  • MS Outlook
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • Power point


Library Clerk – Friendly County Library, Carlisle, MA

2011 – present

  • Register and welcome new patrons
  • Perform circulation services wherever needed in the Friendly County Library for about 16 branches
  • Resolve disputes about fines and other charges on patrons account
  • Instruct patrons to manage their accounts by phone, in person and online
  • Change and review the status of patrons who have canceled membership
  • Attend meetings of community services team
  • Participate in solving problems in materials movement and processing
  • Add input in the library website creation

Library Clerk, Central Circulation and Book Store Department

University of Carlisle, MA

2009 – 2011

  • Worked according to the standard protocol of the library
  • Prepared, issued and renewed membership cards
  • Entered details of new and opted-out members into the system
  • Listed the details of books that needed special attention for preservation
  • Attended auctions and fetched books on decent prices
  • Monitored in the housekeeping staff and maintained clean work area

Library Clerk, Liberty Library, Carlisle, MA

2008 – 2009

  • Handled the book shelving duties as instructed by librarian
  • Maintained a register and soft copy of books in and out
  • Greeted customers and listened to their interest and requirements in books
  • Drafted reminders and collected fines from patrons for late submission
  • Prepared a sheet for late fee and return schedule for patrons’ references
  • Contributed in the enhancing of filing system of the library


High School Diploma

Faith High School, Carlisle, MA



Available upon request.

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