ERIC Number: EJ794705
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-May
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A Typology of Librarian Status at Land Grant Universities
Bolin, Mary K.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v34 n3 p220-230 May 2008
Data were gathered on librarian status at fifty land grant universities. The findings reveal four status types: Professorial, Other ranks with tenure, Other ranks without tenure, and Academic or Professional Staff. Eighty percent of institutions have librarians who are faculty and 85 percent of those are tenure-track.
Descriptors: Land Grant Universities, Librarians, Employment Level, Tenure, College Faculty, Academic Libraries
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
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