temporary ( open to all ) Librarian (Law) - Temporary Position

  • Opening Date: August 8, 2018
  • Closing Date: August 17, 2018
  • LC Organization Unit: Law Library
  • Grade: GS-11
  • Availability: Open to All
  • Duration: 120 Days

Librarian (Law)


Work Schedule: Full-time temporary position 120 days/4 months


Hiring Division: Public Services Division | Law Library Reading Room


Job Summary:

The Law Library of Congress seeks a legal reference librarian with education and experience providing legal and legislative information services to diverse and demanding clients in a law library or similar legal information organization and creating, organizing and managing web content for dynamic websites. Qualified candidates with both Juris Doctor and Masters in Library/Information Science degrees  from accredited universities are strongly urged to apply.



Responds to United States legal and legislative reference inquiries from members of Congress, congressional committees, the White House, federal courts, Government agencies, libraries, the bar and the general public.

Conducts legal and legislative research, and prepares written responses to United States federal and state legal and legislative reference inquiries requiring tailored responses.

Analyzes and organizes specialized information, and assesses and prioritizes work.


Pay Scale and Grade: GS-11


How to Apply:  Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to [email protected]


Deadline for Applications: Friday, August 17, 2018