.

.

.

Sample Library Technician Cover Letter






The applicant in this library technician cover letter lets the hiring manager know that she has a handle on the duties she will perform, including assisting the librarian by helping readers in the use of library catalogs, databases, and indexes to locate books and other materials, and by answering questions that require brief consultations of standard references. Such work may also include compiling records and sorting and shelving books. All library technician cover letters should provide this kind of specific information and any experience related to it.


Catherine Stoddard
61 75th Place
Any Town, USA 99999

November 19, 2006


Ms. Liz Patterson
Hiring Manager
Any Town Public Library
489 Garnet Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Ms. Patterson:

I was pleased to see your call for a library technician in this week's job list posted on JobBankUSA.com. I have experience in this line of work. I was a library technician for two years at the public library in Roseville, Illinois.

I am comfortable with the duties described, including assisting the librarian by helping readers use the library catalogs, databases, and indexes to locate books and other materials and by answering basic questions that relate to standard references.

I'd be pleased to meet you in person to talk about your expectations for the person you hire. In fact, that's the purpose of this cover letter. I would like to arrange a time to get acquainted and discuss the job. Please call my home office at 897-687-0897 to set up an appointment if you wish to pursue this further, and I will be there.

I look forward to meeting you in person and thank you for considering my cover letter and resume as you interview potential library technicians.

Sincerely,


Catherine Stoddard

Enc: resume and cover letter