Femi Cadmus is the Edward Cornell Law Librarian, Associate Dean for Library Services and Professor of Practice at Cornell Law School. She has more than twenty years of experience in law libraries and before coming to Cornell was Associate Law Librarian for Administration and Lecturer in Legal Research at the Lillian Goldman Law Library, Yale Law School. Prior to this, she was in a similar role as Associate Law Librarian at George Mason University in Arlington, Virginia.
Her professional library experience began at the University of Oklahoma Law Library and spans both academic and law firm libraries where she has taught legal research to law students, attorneys, and paralegals. Her educational background includes an LL.B. from the University of Jos, Nigeria, B.L from the Nigerian Law School, LL.M. (Law in Development) from the University of Warwick, England, and M.L.I.S. from the University of Oklahoma.
She is a member of the New York Bar and is active in regional and national library associations including the American Association of Law Libraries (in which she currently serves on the Board). Her publications and presentations cover topics such as current legal research methods , the evolving role of the 21st century law library, open access to legal information, and law library management and administration.