The University of Miami School of Law Library is seeking two reference librarians: a Reference/Instructional Services Librarian and a Reference/Outreach Librarian. In addition to general reference duties, the Reference/Instructional Services Librarian is responsible for coordinating training and outreach to students and student groups within the law school, and the Reference/Outreach Librarian is responsible for managing the library’s online presence and coordinating library services and trainings for law school staff and departments, and non-law school groups.
Both positions require an M.L.S. (or foreign equivalent) and a J.D. (or foreign equivalent) from accredited institutions (completion of both degrees required by employment start date); excellent organizational and teaching skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to develop and implement a new program from beginning to end; strong service philosophy; desire to participate as an enthusiastic team player; energetic, hard working and flexible; able to work in a fast-paced environment with people from varied backgrounds; willing to take initiative.
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience; comprehensive benefits package, including moving assistance and professional development funds. This position is a non-tenure track faculty appointment.
The University of Miami Law School has a varied and demanding curriculum, a highly productive faculty, and graduate programs as well as the JD program. The Law Library staff prides itself in providing a very high level of in-depth reference and research support. The reference department teaches over 200 classes and responds to thousands of reference questions every year. For more information abou...t the library, please see our web site at http://www.law.miami.edu/library. The University of Miami, in Coral Gables, Florida, is located in the South Florida region, a diverse, multicultural area that boasts a tropical climate, vibrant entertainment, abundant outdoor activities, and a variety of nearby neighborhoods in which to live.