Sample Special Collections Librarian Cover Letter

The job seeker in this special collections librarian cover letter makes it clear to the hiring manager that she is qualified to collect and organize books, pamphlets, manuscripts, and other materials on certain subjects for use in research projects. All special collections librarian cover letters should provide as much information as possible in order to attract a hiring manager's interest.

Karla Cameron
2754 Washburn Avenue
Any City, USA 99999

November 30, 2006

Ms. Kathleen O'Mara,
Head Librarian
Compton Hills Library
207 Carpenter Drive
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Ms. O'Mara:

Thank you for posting your need for a special collections librarian on JobBankUSA.com. I'm qualified for this position, have experience collecting and organizing books, pamphlets, manuscripts and other material on specific subjects to be used in research. I also have a master's degree in library science from Fullerton University.

I and am writing this cover letter today to apply for the job. I hope you will consider my credentials and me before you make your final selection among the special collections librarians who may bid for this job.

If you're interested in discussing this position with me, please call me at 234-567-8989 to set up a time we can get together. I look forward to hearing from you. Thank you for your interest and time.


Karla Cameron

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