The job hunt has been daunting. I’m sure there are others out there looking for library jobs as well. These articles on each step of the job hunting path are not all related specifically to library jobs, but they should be informative nonetheless.
First of all, if you haven’t read this yet, you should: How to Become a 21st Century Librarian
Looking at established librarian’s resumes online is a good point of reference as well, if they’re kind enough to share them. (No copying! Just get ideas for how you may want yours to look.) May also give you ideas on what you should brush up on if you want a job like theirs.
Library Journal – Movers & Shakers 2013
10 of the Coolest Librarians Alive – According to Flavorwire.
Readers’ Choice: 10 More of the Coolest Librarians Alive – According to Flavorwire readers
The most difficult part of the job hunt for me has been the writing of cover letters. Bane. Of. My. Existence. But they have to be done!
How To Get Beyond The Gatekeepers While Job Hunting – If you can make friends with a gatekeeper, so much the better!
After the Interview
Mastering The Art (And Science) Of Thank You Letters
Continuing to Learn
Professional Advancement for Shallow Pockets
I hope these are helpful to other library job hunters too. Good luck!