Research Librarian (temporary) - LAC Group

Location: USA - CA - Los Angeles

LAC Group seeks a Temporary Research Librarian for a large prestigious national law firm for their office located in Los Angeles, CA. This role is responsible for undertaking reference / research services for all attorneys and staff and will utilize all relevant information and knowledge resources available to the firm. The position should last about 6-8 weeks.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Specifically perform expert research/reference.
  • Provide regular research and loan activities tracking/management reports to assist with library performance measurement.
  • Provide a comprehensive inter-library loan service.  Research to identify appropriate reference materials, books, journals, other services available from external libraries and/or the Region, using online library catalogues to assist interlibrary loan and document delivery efforts.
  • Provide and implement current awareness services, including training session on library tools as appropriate.
  • Undertake any activities/projects as assigned by the Library Managers and/or Regional Library Director.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Master’s degree in information and library studies or related field is strongly preferred.
  • 2-3 years of professional library experience in a law firm, corporate or professional services environment.
  • Experience with research tools including LexisNexis and WestLaw.

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace.