Cataloguer Resume Template


A Cataloguer must have extensive knowledge of the cataloging like the Dewey Decimal Classification, Anglo-American Cataloging Rules, Library of Congress subject heading policies, Arabic subject headings in cataloging books. They report to the Head Cataloging Librarian and performs a variety of complex technical and specialized library functions in recording the bibliographic records for books, journals, monographs and other materials for the library.

Cataloguer Resume Template

Kathy Young

419 Woods Creek Rd, Seattle

WA, 99587

Phone: (994) 244-8955

Kathy.young@sbcglobal.com

Objective

Dedicated and experienced cataloguer looking for a position in a successful environment

Summary of Qualification

  • Excellent performance in cataloging various library materials in the field of Dewey Decimal Classification, Anglo-American Cataloging Rules, Library of Congress subject heading policies, Arabic subject headings
  • Demonstrates high level of understanding library cataloguing procedures both electronically and hard copy
  • Knowledge in different languages including Arabic, Roman and some dead languages
  • Ability to adapt and learn new and innovative practices in cataloging different library materials
  • With excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Career Experience/Job History

2007 – 2011: Cataloguer, University of Washington Tacoma

  • Responsible in cataloguing newly arrived books and manuscripts for the library
  • Researched materials and books that are new to the library
  • Classified book according to subject
  • Assisted head cataloguer for bibliographic master life of books in the library
  • Creates item records, assign cutter and print spine labels for books
  • Represented university in several conferences and seminars for the field of cataloguing
  • Researched new techniques and technologies for cataloging
  • Made recommendations  for implementations of new found processes for cataloguing
  • Monitors the health of books as well as checks for damages and/or lost pages for books while cataloguing

Education

1998-2002: Bachelor of Arts in Library Science, Cascadia Community College

Professional reference will be furnished upon request

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