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Monday, October 10, 2016

Research Librarian position with UST School of Law

The University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota invites qualified candidates to apply for a Research Librarian position within the School of Law.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Library Science (MLS or accredited equivalent) required.
Preferred Qualifications: J.D. and two (2) years of professional law library experience preferred.

Position Summary:
The Research Librarian supports the mission of the School of Law by providing strong research support for faculty scholarship and teaching; providing reference services to law school students, faculty, and staff and members of the university and legal communities; teaching legal research; and assisting with a variety of other job-related projects as requested. Examples: preparing guides to information resources and library services; assisting with collection development; assisting with development of the library’s web site; working on special projects, such as helping to make faculty scholarship available on Digital Commons; preparing departmental reports and recommendations; and serving on library, law school, or university committees.

This is a full-time, benefits eligible position. The University of St. Thomas offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision, life, long-term care, legal, and disability insurance coverages. Offerings also include retirement plans, flexible spending accounts, a health savings account, and an employee assistance program. The University provides tuition remission to its employees, spouses, and dependents. In addition, the University values a healthy work/life balance and has generous provisions for paid time off.

Questions and Application Information:
Please visit the university website for a full description of the job and application instructions at  Questions about the position may be directed to Ann Bateson, Chair of the search committee, at