The Reference and Instruction Librarian provides expert reference and research support, teaches research, and utilizes technology to develop and deliver focused instruction to support curricular needs. The librarian also provides oversight of the library’s interlibrary loan and document delivery services and collaborates with colleagues in the administration of the library, to include policy development, data reporting, and the development and delivery of responsive services. The Reference and Instruction Librarian position is a 12 month, tenure track Law Library faculty appointment reporting to the Associate Dean for Information Resources and Technology & Director of the Law Library.
M.L.I.S. or equivalent graduate degree from an ALA-accredited program.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
J.D. from ABA accredited school.
Experience working in a Law Library.
Experience in library instruction and reference services.
Supervisory ability and management skills.
Demonstrated administrative and organizational ability.
Ability to formulate policies and prepare reports.
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