Library and Information Technology
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The Library Technical Assistant (LTA) is an important member of the library team. As a trained paraprofessional, the LTA assists the librarian in a variety of areas including circulation, reference, technical processing and audio-visual services.
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LTAs are service-oriented and enjoy working with people. Graduates of the Library and Information Technology program are increasingly in demand as employees in various types of libraries. With the constant introduction of new technology, trained personnel are needed in school, public, college and special libraries.
The Library and Information Technology program at College of DuPage combines classroom lectures, hands-on exercises and field trips. An active advisory committee of local librarians assures that coursework reflects the needs of library employers in the area. All courses required for the Library and Information Technology certificate may be applied to an Associate in Applied Science degree.
Certificate and Degree Programs
- Library and Information Technology Certificate
- Library and Information Technology, Associate in Applied Science
How to Register
All the details can be found at the college’s registration pages, including chargeback information for out-of-district residents.
Gainful Employment Information
View information about this program, including estimated cost and employment opportunities.
If you are considering this program as an area of study, consult with a faculty advisor in this field.
Carol Sturz, Coordinator
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 3137, (630) 942-2597
Lisa Pastore, Administrative Assistant
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1008, (630) 942-3074
Business and Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592
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