Duties And Responsibilities
& Minimum Requirements:
The Reference Librarian provides extensive reference service to the Law Center's faculty and students by participating in the reference desk rotation, individual research consultations, writing research guides, and participating in other law library programs as needed.
The Reference Librarian participates in basic and advanced legal research instruction, online training, clinical research instruction, Legal Research and Writing liaison program, journal liaison program, library tours, and other educational programs.
The Reference Librarian evaluates and selects materials for the library's collection in assigned subject areas.
Master's degree from an ALA-accredited school of library and/or information studies. Knowledge of legal materials, excellent communications skills. Preferred: J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school or significant law library experience.
Practical Experience: Experience with legal research materials, including online legal databases. Awareness of current trends in legal research, library automation and library instructional programs. Preferably one to three years of professional experience in a law or academic library, and experience with teaching legal research.
Georgetown University - 19 months ago
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