UC met with the UC–AFT on Nov. 2 to continue negotiations a new contract for UC librarians.


  • UC presented an enhanced wage proposal, which included:
    • Guaranteed wage increase of 3 percent upon ratification of the contract, which will be prospective only, and annual increases of 3 percent through the 2021–22 fiscal year;
    • Enhanced wage structures by removing a salary point from the bottom of the assistant, associate, and librarian ranks, and adding/enhancing one salary point at the top of each rank.
  • Next scheduled bargaining: Nov. 9.