© 2007 by the American Association of Law Libraries.
Published in Law Library Journal, Vol. 99, No. 1, Winter 2007.


Based on papers presented at a 2005 workshop for individuals interested in becoming academic law library directors, this article begins by exploring the duties of academic director jobs -- administrative skills and faculty responsibilities -- before examining how to build credentials in preparation for such jobs. It concludes by focusing on the skills and knowledge needed to interview for director jobs.