Sample Children's Librarian Resume

A children's librarian resume is the applicant's opportunity to focus on his experience. All children's librarian resumes should reflect the job seeker's ability to do the job, his training, experience, and recognition, if it applies.

Gloria Gray
101 Regents Road
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Children's Librarian


Trained as a librarian with a specialty in children's literature; excellent communication skills; able to produce programs and reading hours for students and teachers and parents


Children's Librarian, 2000 to present:

Small City Public Library, Small City, USA.

Special focus on the children's room and the children's book collection. Selected books, held programs and reading contests for the public, and visited schools to encourage reading among young people and their families.

Children's Room Assistant, 1997-2000:

Small City Public Library, Small City, USA.

Assisted the children's librarian with collections, reading hours, programs for pre-schoolers and school-age children.


M.A., in Library Science, 2000
Any City University, Any City, USA


American Association of Children's Librarian

Special Recognition Award for 2005

NOTE: One to two-page children's librarian resumes are popular with potential employers. The children's librarian resume shown here is a shortened version of one that would attract a hiring manager. Use it as an example to build your own.