Arnetta C. Girardeau has joined the Southern University Law Center (SULC) as an assistant director for public services in the Oliver B. Spellman Law Library as well as an adjunct instructor in legal research.
Girardeau comes to SULC from the Jacksonville Public Library in Florida, where she was employed as a librarian for seven years. She has also been an attorney and member of the Florida Bar for 14 years, working in the public and private sector, including judicial staff attorney of the Fourth Circuit of Florida in 1997, private practice from 1998 to 2001, and in public interest law from 2001 to 2002.
Girardeau earned a M.S.L.S. at Florida State University in 2008; a J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1997; an M.A. from Duke University in 1994; and a B.A., cum laude, at Harvard University in 1990.