August 2, 2010
Opening: Reference Librarian, Georgetown Univ. Law Library
Georgetown Law Library Reference Department is seeking applications for a Reference Librarian position. 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 instructional programs as needed. The Reference Librarian participates in basic and advanced legal research instruction, online training, clinical research instruction, the Legal Research and Writing liaison program, journal liaison program, library tours, and other educational programs.
For full job description, see: http://www.ll.georgetown.edu/about/openings.cfm.
Required: M.L.S. degree from an ALA-accredited library school; knowledge of legal materials and excellent communications skills.
Preferred: J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school or significant law library experience. Experience with legal and interdisciplinary research materials, including online legal databases. Knowledge of and experience with empirical research methods. One to three years of professional experience in a law or academic library and experience with teaching legal research.
Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Applications received by August 16, 2010, will be assured of consideration. Apply for this position by submitting a resume, references, and a cover letter to: Margaret A. Fry, Associate Law Librarian for Administration, via University Human Resources at: http://www12.georgetown.edu/hr/employment_services/joblist/jobs.cfm.