Define and articulate skill sets for search
Can assist hiring supervisors and search
committees to determine which candidates
meet or show potential to develop a
Asa library assistant, how do
you ensure that you are
providing good service?
a time you solved a
problem using technology.
Givean example of a time you
weren’t sure what a patron
wanted. How did you handle
Integrated Library System
Have you ever had to orient
another employee on the
library’s circulation system?
How did you do it or how would
you go about doing it?
Document special achievements
Set realistic goals
How to adapt
1. Develop an understanding of core
2. Review the mission/goals & strategic plan.
3. Develop a list of potential core competencies.
4. Identify relationships and cluster related
5. Incorporate into corporate culture.
6. Review periodically and consider options for
Ohio Public Library Core Competencies
WebJunction - IL Course Catalog for Core
WebJunction - Library Staff Competency
PLCMC core competencies wiki