Web and Print Resources Coordinator, Dallas County Law Library

The Dallas County Law Library has an opening for a Web and Print Resources Coordinator

Details at dallascounty.org.

Position Description: Procures and tracks legal materials for the Law Library, judicial libraries and all County departments. Reviews invoices for accuracy, authorizes payments, and contacts publishers and vendors to correct orders. Monitors fiscal appropriations for law books and online services, ensures funds for purchases, monitors available balances, and prepares recommendations to the Budget Office. Orders all print and online materials, and supplies. Supervises the distribution of materials to judicial and department libraries. Reviews requests from departments for purchases and makes recommendations based on the content of current collection, department type, frequency, usage and funds availability. Performs other duties as assigned.
Institution: Dallas County Law Library
Type of Library: Special
City: Dallas, Texas
Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Comment: A civil service position which includes retirement and insurance benefits.
Telephone: 214-653-7481 Fax: 214-653-6103
Email Address: Karen.Dibble@dallascounty.org
Website Address: Dallascounty.org
Required Education: Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association (A.L.A.) accredited school preferred.
Required Experience: At least one (1) year of work related experience. Supervisory experience preferred.Knowledge of library systems and accounting principles and procedures. Skilled in the use of standard software applications. Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, and establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, departments, vendors, publishers and the public.
Contact: Karen Dibble
Send Resume to: Must apply online at Dallascounty.org. Online application must be fully completed.

 

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Research Analyst – Dykema Gossett Law Firm, San Antonio, Austin, or Dallas TX

Location:  San Antonio, Austin, or Dallas TX

Position:  Research Analyst – Dykema Gossett Law Firm

Dykema Gossett PLLC, a leading national law firm, is recruiting for a Research Analyst to conduct research and analysis in conjunction with the Legal Information Services Team and Director, for attorneys, legal specialists and staff.  The position requires strong research and analytical skills utilizing online tools with ability to present information in logical, organized manner.  This position may reside in either San Antonio, Austin, or Dallas, Texas. 

Required:

Candidates must possess a post graduate degree such as a JD or MLS from an accredited school.  Required skills and abilities include one to three years’ experience in research, or competitive intelligence – legal or corporate preferred; excellent skills with online research databases, such as Lexis or Bloomberg Law; strong skills with Microsoft Office, particularly PowerPoint, Excel and Word, with basic knowledge of Microsoft Sharepoint preferred; must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; and must have the ability to travel to regional offices on a regularly scheduled basis.

Essential duties and responsibilities include: 

Conduct legal and intelligence research in conjunction with the LIS team for all Dykema offices; participate in expanding and/or improving research services, procedures and practices; produce relevant reports as requested by the Director of Legal Information Services; participate in meetings with attorneys to assess needs for research services and tools; utilize library management system; participate in Legal Information Services team meetings, vendor meetings and Practice Group trainings and meetings requested or delegated by the Director; and perform additional research functions and tasks as requested or delegated by the Director of Legal Information Services.

Salary:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Application Process:

Qualified candidates should forward resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to nmcclaran@dykema.com, including “Research Analyst” in the subject line.  Nancy McClaran, 112 E. Pecan Street, Suite 1800, San Antonio, TX  78205-1521.  Dykema Gossett PLLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

 

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