Job Openings:

Williams Mullen

Library File Clerk

The law firm of Williams Mullen is seeking a part-time Library File Clerk for the Richmond office. Responsible for collection maintenance and update. Candidate must be extremely detail-oriented; Library experience preferred.

Send resumes to:
Billie Jo Brooks
Williams Mullen
Two James Center
1021 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219


Fax: 804.783.6507


Position Available: Library Clerk Vacancy
Announcement Number: CLK-002-09
Office/Location: U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.
Closing Date: Until Filled
Salary Level/Range: Up to $45,997
Proposed Starting Date: Immediate

Job summary:

Legislative Resource Center
House Library
Office of the Clerk
U.S. House of Representatives

Assists in the support, maintenance, retrieval and organization of the library collections, official files of the House and other information related to the House Library. Supports the library staff in the fulfillment of daily activities, including but not limited to; collection management, inputting data, shelving, shifting, weeding, binding and maintaining various statistics and related reports. Assists with research and reference requests and various special projects. Tracks all circulating materials. Responsible for updating the Library ready-reference files.


A temperament to communicate with a variety of personalities in a tactful, pleasant and professional manner. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing. The candidate must be organized and possess the ability to quickly research, retrieve, compile and disseminate information. A Bachelor=s degree in a related field is preferred or an interest in history, library sciences or research and reference. Prior library experience preferred. Must be detailed oriented with the ability to work independently and as well as in a team oriented environment. Must be competent in the operation of IBM-PC compatibles and various software programs and be able to lift or move 25 pounds of library materials.

Applicant Instructions:

No telephone inquiries please. Interested individuals may fax or email a cover letter and resume to:

Rae Ellen Best
Office of the Clerk
Legislative Resource Center
House Library
B-106 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Fax: (202) 226-5204


William & Mary Law Library:

The Head of Technical Services is responsible for planning, management and supervision of all technical services activities, including acquisitions and financial control, material processing, cataloging, and serials. The department head develops goals, priorities and strategies for the department, and has an overall view of the service mission of the law library. The Library uses the SIRSI integrated library system and has an acquisitions budget of approximately $1.2M. The law library has 7.5 FTE librarians, and 11 FTE support staff.

Requirements: MLS from an ALA-accredited library program; excellent organization and communication skills; significant managerial experience in library technical services using an integrated automated library system, preferably in a law library.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications. The position will be available August 1, 2009.

Review will begin May 22, 2009, and we will continue to accept application materials until the position is filled. The College is an EEO/AA employer.

Candidates must submit a statement of interest, a resume, and the names of three professional references with their addresses and phone numbers to William & Mary’s online job site: (select "create application"). Only on-line applications will be considered.

Jim Heller (Search Committee Chair)
Director of the Law Library and Professor of Law
Phone: 757-221-3252 Fax: 757-221-3051 Email:

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