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.
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.
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
New York, NY
Katy Davis - [email protected]