Sample Catalog Librarian Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample catalog librarian resume opens with a clear objective of what he wants. He then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All catalog librarian resumes should include this vital information.

Jackson Job-Seeker
203 California Street
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Catalog Librarian


Proficient in cataloging, fluency in Spanish and German, database management skills and expertise in AACR2, MARC formats


Catalog Librarian, 2000 to present:

Any City University, Any City, USA.

Duties included performing original and complex copy cataloging, classifying, database maintenance and quality control for bibliographic, holdings, and authority records in the ACU database. Also assisted in developing cataloging policies of the university library and prepared catalog documentation as required.

Assistant Catalog Librarian, 1998-2000:

Any City University, Any City, USA.

Tasks ranged from performing catalog maintenance to cataloging original and copies of materials in all format, including electronic resources, and various languages.


M.A., Library Science, 1998
Any City University, Any City, USA.


American Library Association

Secretary, 2005

NOTE: This catalog librarian resume is a condensed version of a full resume to serve as an example only. Always consider what the employer is looking for in the catalog librarian he hires. Tailor your resume to that company.