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Associate Director for Collection Development - University of Minnesota Law Library

The University of Minnesota Law Library invites applications for the position of Associate Director for Collection Development. The Associate Director provides leadership in defining the scope and content of one of the preeminent legal research collections in the United States, oversees the Library’s technical services operations, and is a member of the Library's senior administrative team. We strongly encourage you to consider joining our collegial team!

For a full job description and information about how to apply, please visit https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/351356.

Law Practice and Technology Librarian - University of Minnesota Law Library

The Law Practice and Technology Librarian plays a primary role in the integration of Law Library services and instructional programs into Law School initiatives focused on preparing students for evolving legal practice environments, particularly with regard to legal practice technologies. Primary responsibilities include developing and implementing instructional programs on the use of existing and emerging legal technologies, and the impact these technologies have on the practice of law. This position will be responsible for all aspects of teaching the upper-division two-credit Law Practice and Technology course. The position also will provide subject-specific law practice and technology presentations in clinical and doctrinal courses. Additional instructional responsibilities may include developing and teaching one-unit courses related to the use of technology in specific law practice areas, and participating in first-year legal research instruction. Additional responsibilities include participation in other Law Library initiatives and programs, including the design and management of library spaces devoted to law practice technologies.

More information about this position is available at the following link: https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/351288

Digital Technology Specialist - University of Minnesota Law Library

The Digital Technology Specialist works independently and as part of a team with the Associate Director for Access Services & Digital Initiatives, the Curator of Rare Books and Special Collections and the Special Collections Assistant Librarian. The position reports to the Associate Director for Access Services & Digital Initiatives and is fully integrated into the Law Library organizational structure. The position’s scope of interactions includes faculty, staff, students, external vendors, and members of the general public.

More information about this position is available at the following link: https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/351289

State Law Library Assistant - Minnesota Judicial Branch

The Minnesota State Law Library is pleased to announce an opening for a Library Assistant to perform clerical library work. Work involves performing a wide range of library tasks that support the library's mission. Work is performed under the general supervision of a Library Division Supervisor.

This is a part-time, permanent position classified as a Library Assistant II. This position will work approximately 15 hours per week during regular business hours, Monday-Friday. Work will be performed on-site in the Minnesota State Library at the Minnesota Judicial Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. Specific work hours will be determined when a job offer is extended for this position. The Minnesota Judicial Branch offers a comprehensive benefits package. To learn more about benefits, click here.

For more information about the position, click here.

TO APPLY: Visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mncourts/jobs/3475082/state-law-library-assistant/apply. Complete and submit your online application with your resume and cover letter attached by March 31, 2022, at 11:59 pm.

Practice Support Manager – Maslon LLP

This position manages the Firm’s Practice Support and Solutions function, including library, knowledge management, and end user support and training. Responsible for providing exemplary service and support to assist end users in utilizing technology and accessing information resources, assisting in the delivery of innovative solutions, and managing the training and communication on key information technology and knowledge resources. Also responsible for the supervision, collection/resource evaluation and management, invoice management, and contract/subscription maintenance, and research services. This is a hands-on position that requires a balance of legal practice support, technology, communication, and project management skills.

Reports To: Chief Information Officer

Supervises: Trainer, End User Support/Helpdesk Specialist, Library Assistant

Interested candidates should contact Debra Hartfiel via email at debra.hartfiel@maslon.com

For more information, click here to read the full posting.

Library Technician
US Courts Library – Minneapolis / St. Paul

PRIMARY RESPONSIBLITIES: The Library Technician will receive and process library materials in two federal courthouses. These courthouses are located in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Other duties include filing loose-leaf updates and pocket parts, receiving and processing mail, making claims for library materials not received, greeting patrons, following up on overdue materials, and collecting news articles about federal judges in Minnesota and North Dakota. The Library Technician will assist the Librarian with special projects as needed. Special projects may include archival work, wellness programs, legal research trainings, civics education programs; and other duties and projects as assigned.

https://www.lb8.uscourts.gov:444/Mnpls-StPaul-Library-Technician-Advertisement-2022-01.pdf 

Director – Law library
Ramsey County, District Court Law Library (downtown St. Paul).
Closing date: 1/31/2022

To manage the operation of the Ramsey County Law Library; to perform the functions of the Ramsey County Law Librarian; to supervise the Law Library staff; to provide reference services to judges, attorneys, and the general public; to oversee the selection, cataloging, and physical processing of all library materials; to develop and administer policies and procedures that ensure the delivery of library services in a manner that will effectively meet patron needs and ensure efficient library operations; to remain knowledgeable regarding the latest developments in library technologies and information delivery; and to perform related duties as assigned. Position reports to the Law Library Board of Trustees.

See this attachment for more information.

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/ramsey

Research Librarian, Faegre Drinker
Minneapolis, Philadelphia, or Indianapolis (Downtown)
1624BR, Full-time
https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25727&siteid=5377&Areq=1624BR

Job Description
Faegre Drinker has an opportunity for a Research Librarian to work with our Research and Information Services team in our Minneapolis, Philadelphia or downtown Indianapolis office. You will be part of a dynamic team dedicated to conducting quick reference and on-demand research in support of attorneys, staff, and referred clients. This position will work with other talented individuals who share a passion for doing great work in the best interest of our clients. 

What you would do in this job:

      • Independently, creatively and accurately conduct efficient, cost-effective legal and non-legal research
      • Provide research to the Client & Competitive Intelligence Department, Business Development & Marketing Department, practice groups, industry teams, recruiting department, and to strategic committees of the firm, in the form of useful/actionable research such as: alerts; lists of business contacts; reports on companies; and identify potential markets and industries, as well as provide competitive analyses, all in alignment with the firm’s strategic plan, and the practice group and industry teams’ business plans
      • Teach attorneys, paralegals and other employees effective research techniques using print and electronic resources
      • Assist attorneys in framing and solving their information needs
      • Provide research and analysis of potential vendors, vendor products and electronic research sources to operations departments as requested

Company Description

Faegre Drinker is a top 50 firm designed for clients. With more than 1,300 experienced attorneys, consultants and professionals in 22 locations across the United States, United Kingdom and China, we partner with clients ranging from emerging startups to multinational corporations, delivering comprehensive and customized advice to advance their most ambitious business objectives. Our culture is firmly rooted in relentless client focus and mutual trust that empowers collaboration. We are committed to our communities and to building a diverse and inclusive firm that reflects those communities and our clients. Bolstered by our collective history, Faegre Drinker moves boldly into the future, investing in the talent, technology and innovation to continually provide clients with exceptional service, collaborative experiences, innovative approaches and value.

More information and link to apply can be found here.
https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25727&siteid=5377&Areq=1624BR


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