School Librarian Interview Questions Why did you choose to pursue a degree to become a library media specialist or school librarian? Where did you receive your training? What was your experience with that? How would you determine the collection needs of your library? What is your background with technology? How do you see the role of the library in the overall reading program of the school? What do you enjoy reading? How much do you read each week or month? What is your experience in leading professional development? Especially in leading technology-related professional development? Do you have any certifications or skills which would be an asset to the school community? How do you ensure your own continued professional growth? How can the librarian promote and encourage professional reading among the faculty? How would you get reluctant teachers to utilize the library? What is your experience supporting adolescent literacy? How can you help struggling readers? Do you view the librarian position as a teacher, as an administrator, or both? What are your expectations of the administration regarding the library program? What are your expectations of the Library Aide position? How do you plan to generate the funding necessary to maintain a top notch LMS? What resources could your contribute to the program?