Full-time, continuing contract eligible librarians are appointed or promoted to the following ranks:
- Assistant Librarian
- Associate Librarian
- Principal Librarian
In order to secure appointment or promotion to a rank, a new librarian or librarian seeking promotion must meet the criteria established for that rank.
Full-time, non-continuing contract eligible librarians are appointed to one of the following ranks:
- Visiting Assistant Librarian
- Visiting Associate Librarian
- Visiting Principal Librarian
Librarians must hold an earned master’s degree in library and/or information science (e.g. an M.L.S.) or the equivalent of such a degree from an accredited college or university. It is recognized that the equivalent of an M.L.S. may involve specialized training, study, or experience that does not culminate in that particular degree.