Rutgers Law School Library is seeking a reference librarian for our Camden, NJ location. The librarian provides legal reference services to the students and faculty of the law school, the University community, and the public.This includes classroom instruction, including participation in teaching Advanced Legal Research or similar courses. Reference librarians participate in the faculty liaison program. Additional duties will include staffing the reference desk. Working some evening and weekend hours may be required. This position will also involve some administrative responsibility.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Candidates must have a J.D. from an A.B.A. accredited law school or a foreign equivalent, and MLS from an ALA approved program, or equivalent graduate degree.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong knowledge of legal information sources; excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills; ability to work with a variety of people; strong service ethic. Previous experience as a reference librarian working in law libraries is preferred, but not required.
Posting Number: 20FA0203
Location: Rutgers University-Camden
Internal Number: 111955
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.