Assistant Librarian – Law Library of Louisiana – New Orleans, LA

Assistant Librarian
Law Library of Louisiana

The Law Library of Louisiana is seeking an outgoing self-starter to provide legal research assistance to the judiciary, the Bar, and the public. Work is completed independently, as well as within a small team. The team environment at the Law Library includes collaborating with other members; contributing to the team’s work product; and following established guidelines, suggesting revisions or new guidelines as necessary. Duties also include assistance with materials selection; library exhibits and legal history research; library tours; and various special projects.

Successful candidates will possess the following credentials and skills: ALA-accredited MLIS; at least three years professional law library experience; current advanced online research skills with a major platform (Westlaw/Lexis); intermediate to advanced computer skills (MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint); excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills; ability to work effectively with a variety of people; ability to respond to changing needs and priorities. Experience in court or government library preferred.

Excellent benefits, including paid parking in the French Quarter. Candidates must pass background check.

Please send résumé and cover letter with salary expectations to Please reference JOB # LL – ALib in all correspondence. Applications will be accepted until position filled. EOE/M/F/V/D