Below is the text of a position announcement for an
open position at the University of Mississippi Law

Please note the wording of the experience
factor.  It has been carefully worded so that we
can consider a wide variety of experience including
full and part time employment, volunteer work,
internships, practicums and any other type of
relevant experience.

Because our timeline is so tight, we are posting
the announcement to several lists.

Mary Brandt Jensen              University of Mississippi
Director of the Law Library     University, MS 38677
Assistant Professor of Law      [log in to unmask]

Position: Public Services Law Librarian

Salary range: hiring range $27,000 - $32,500 ; full
range $26,635 - 39,700

Responsibilities: Responsible for developing and
maintaining sections of the Law Library Web site;
shares reference responsibilities; assists patrons
with print, microform and electronic information
products and computer software and hardware; CALR
and Internet training for faculty, staff and
students.  Additional duties may include components
of circulation, supervision of computer labs,
coordination of Lexis and Westlaw, some maintenance
of computer equipment, supervision of student
workers, managing electronic subscriptions and
training library staff.  Include some
evening/weekend hours.

Qualifications: ALA accredited Masters degree in
library or information science; ABA or AALS
accredited law degree; 3 years of related
experience.  Strong legal research and computer
skills including knowledge and interest in web page
development and maintenance, electronic research,
the Internet, Windows 95, some familiarity with
hardware.  Strong service orientation, communication
and interpersonal skills.  Familiarity with Windows
NT and Innovative Interfaces is desirable.

Position Available: July 1, 1998

Application Procedures: Submit letter of
application; resume; names, addresses, E-mail and
telephone numbers of three references to
Search Committee
c/o April Johnson
Law Library
University of Mississippi
University, MS 38677
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fax (601) 232 7731
E-mail and Fax applications are encouraged.
Inclusion of the URL to a web page you have worked
on is desirable.  Review of applications will begin
June 15th.

The University of Mississippi is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex,
pregnancy, religion, marital status, national
origin, disabilities or status as a disabled veteran
or Vietnam-era veteran.