Faculty Services/Reference Librarian
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN LAW LIBRARY seeks a dual-degreed law librarian to serve as the Faculty Services/Reference Librarian
Duties: Manage and supervise the Faculty Research Service, including hiring, training and supervising student employees and perform research for the law faculty. Responsible for a full range of reference work, including reference desk, bibliographic instruction, research consultations, research guides, and content for the Library web page. This position may also involve participation and/or responsibility in the following areas: team-teaching Advanced Legal Research; collection development; developing and revising Library audio tours; and other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: JD from U.S. accredited law school and Masters Degree in Information or Library Science from U.S. accredited graduate school. Sound knowledge of legal systems and legal bibliography and strong research skills; experience in a large research library; experience doing legal research in academic, court or law firm setting; excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; creativity and adaptability in the face of multiple simultaneous demands; group instruction experience or potential; ability to work evenings and weekends at the reference desk on a rotating basis.
Desired Qualifications: Demonstrated ability to work with foreign languages. Successfully passed a state bar exam.
Salary: Minimum $62,000 depending on qualifications; benefits worth 25% of salary.
Available: Applications accepted until August 8, 2014. Applications considered upon receipt. We will be participating in the AALL Career Center processes at the Annual Meeting in San Antonio.
To apply: Send letter, resume, names and contact information of three professional references, and scans of all post-secondary transcripts via email to: Mary Clemence, Business Administrator, University of Michigan Law Library, firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a complete job description, please see: Faculty Services / Reference Librarian Full Job Description.