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Job Opportunity: Law Librarian, Part-Time - New York, NY

  • 1.  Job Opportunity: Law Librarian, Part-Time - New York, NY

    Posted 04-12-2019 16:48

    LAC Group is hiring a part-time Law Librarian for an opportunity to work at a prestigious law firm's New York City offices. The Law Librarian will work approximately 15-20 hours per week as a solo librarian managing the day-to-day operations of the law library, providing loose-leaf filing, database administration, tracking the library's budget and assisting attorneys. This position offers a flexible schedule and is an excellent opportunity for new graduates interested in pursuing a career in law librarianship.

    Responsibilities:

    • Manage all functions of the law library, including checking materials in and out, tracking inventory in Excel, loose-leaf filing, collection maintenance, and updating the library's website.
    • Prepare, track and produce reports on the budget as-needed. Check, record and process invoices for payment using Excel.
    • Assist with vendor management and database administration, track and review database usage and prepare reference usage reports. Provide technical support, assist with training and conduct orientations for new employees.
    • Reach out and meet with attorneys to understand their information needs, discuss renewal issues and new acquisitions.
    • Prepare the library for move, track current and future location of materials, and assist in signage and relocation of materials.

    Qualifications:
    • MLIS from an ALA-accredited institution
    • Knowledge of professional law librarianship, concepts, principles and practices
    • 2+ years experience in a law library preferred
    • General computer skills and ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
    • Familiarity with Westlaw is preferred

    To apply, please visit: LibGig job search - Information & library jobs | careers | recruiting serviceshttps://lac.gp/2UhG249

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    Katy Davis
    LAC GROUP
    katy.davis@lac-group.com
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