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Library administrators raised the possibility of pursuing academic or faculty status in 2006. Beginning in 2007, a self-identified working group of librarians studied the issue and presented their colleagues with evidence of best practices and pros and cons of the issue. In May 2008, the 23 librarians of ZSR Library voted to officially pursue library faculty status with the University, completing a yearlong study of the issue. A system providing four librarian ranks – assistant librarian, associate librarian, librarian, and senior librarian – as well as long-term contracts instead of …