The Reference & Instructional Services Librarian reports directly to the Head of Public Services and serves as a member of the public services team supporting research and learning at the Temple University Beasley School of Law.
All interested candidates should apply at the Temple University HR Website to the Law Librarian III position at https://temple.taleo.net/careersection/tu_ex_staff/jobdetail.ftl?job=21001867&tz=GMT-04%3A00&tzname=America%2FNew_York
The Reference & Instructional Services Librarian assists the Temple Law Faculty with their research and participates in the library’s liaison program. Additionally, this person participates in and supports a variety of student learning through both formal and informal legal research instruction, as well as outreach. This person helps staff the library service desk, participates in the evening desk rotation as scheduled, and aids in collection development. This person is expected to be actively engaged in professional development. Professional development opportunities may include service on local, regional, or national professional library association committees and working groups, as well as Law Library, Law School, University Libraries, and/or University committees. Performs other duties as assigned.
The Law Library encourages applications from entry-level and experienced candidates. The Law Library also support a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace.
About the Law Library:
The Temple Law Library has an experienced staff dedicated to a high level of service to the Law School, the University, the Philadelphia legal community, and the public. The Law Library actively supports learning opportunities for two student-run journals, trial competitions, trial advocacy and transactional law programs, the Law & Public Policy Program, the Pennsylvania Innocence Project at Temple Law, the Institute for International Law and Public Policy, and the Center for Health Law Policy and Practice, among others.
For more than a century, graduates of Temple’s nationally ranked law school have been at the forefront of the regional and national bench and bar. The Law Library supports the teaching and research activities of nearly 700 J.D. and LL.M. students drawn from around the world and 60 full-time faculty members, many with national and international scholarly reputations. The Law School also has a significant international presence, with ongoing programs in Beijing, Rome, and Tokyo. The Beasley School of Law is deeply committed to its longstanding tradition of accessibility, inclusivity, and diversity in order to pursue the goals of excellence in higher education and equal justice under the law. Learn more at http://law.temple.edu.
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This position is temporarily assigned a hybrid work arrangement (on-campus and remote), the duration of this hybrid work arrangement is at the discretion of Temple University and the Department.
Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
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