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Faculty status for academic librarians
Some educational institutions grant faculty rank, and tenure to professional librarians.
There are supporters and detractors of this practice.
- Association of College and Research Libraries Joint Statement on Faculty Status of College and University Librarians
- ACRLog: What It Really Means To Be A Faculty Member
- Should Librarians Get Tenure? No, It Can Hamper Their Roles
- Should Librarians Get Tenure? Yes, It's Crucial to Their Jobs
- Librarians in Academia: Faculty or Support Staff?
- Academic Librarian Status wiki