Circulation and Institutional Repository Librarian
This is an entry-level or experienced librarian position. This librarian is responsible for the operation of the law library circulation department as well as a broad base of functions in the library enabling it to operate smoothly:
- Maintaining library collection through shelving, selection, deselection, inventorying, and moving older materials to high-density storage
- Overseeing the supervising, hiring, training, and evaluating student service desk workers
- Overseeing circulation financial transactions (g., paying fines, copy charges, etc.)
- Populating and leading metadata efforts for the new library institutional repository
- Overseeing reserves and interlibrary loans and routine retrieval of locally held items for law faculty, staff, and students
- Coordinating shared services (such as technical, cataloging, and interlibrary loan services) with [University] Library
- Working with budget and expenditure forecasting with other librarians
- Initiating purchasing and subscriptions of library materials and commercial services for handling [University] Library
- Compiling library usage and related statistics
- Vetting the most-basic reference questions and directing students, faculty, and the public to reference librarians
- Ordering and reconciliation of library and office supplies
- In accordance with the Faculty Workload Policy:
- Serves on a variety of committees, working groups, or teams.
- Pursues professional development and contributes to the profession via service and/or research.
This position is a 12-month, non-tenure track, ranked benefit-eligible faculty librarian appointment and reports to the Associate Director of the Library.
M.L.S. or equivalent degree from an ALA-accredited library school.
Working in a library as a librarian or related position, especially at a law library; familiarity with circulation, ILL, or institutional repository functions; and management of student or non-librarian workers.