Generalist Librarian – LibSource – Washington DC

LibSource, a LAC Group company, seeks a Generalist  Librarian for a major law firm client with a busy library in their  Washington DC office. The Librarian will be required to coordinate technical services and collection maintenance, respond to research requests, and perform cataloging and basic support functions.  This position functions as part of a larger library team dispersed across four office locations.  The candidate will be expected to collaborate and work in a distributed environment.


  • Perform legal research using electronic and print resources via the library’s portal site.
  • Maintain library collection by sorting, shelving and organizing print publications and filing pocket parts,  supplements and loose- leaf sets.
  • Check-in and route materials using library catalog.
  • Modify and update catalog records according to set criteria to change location, holdings, etc.
  • Search and retrieve records in OCLC and the ILS and assist in their processing.
  • Respond to research requests and assist in locating books and publications.
  • Perform related tasks as assigned and participate in special projects as necessary.
  • Print and affix labels.
  • Perform clerical tasks such as cataloging, data entry, generating reports and processing invoices.


  • 1-3  years experience in Information/Library Services preferably in a legal environment or solo environment.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s in Library and Information Science, preferred.
  • General knowledge of library services, tasks, programs.
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
  • Experience using an integrated library system such as EOS or Sydney.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

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