Regional systems of cooperating libraries shall employ a person certified to be a professional librarian by the state libraryadvisory commission as director of the system. The state library advisory commission shall certify no person as a professional librarian unless he possesses the following qualifications:
(a) General education: A bachelor's degree from a recognized college or university.
(b) Professional education: A fifth year degree or its equivalent from an accredited library school.
(c) Experience: Two years full-time professional experience in an administrative position.
(Authorized by K.S.A. 1967 Supp. 75-2552; effective Jan. 1, 1968.)