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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.
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 course work 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.
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Library and Information Technology Course Descriptions
See a description of all the courses in the Library and Information Technology program. You may also view sample syllabi.
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Frequently Asked Questions
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How to Register
Carol Sturz, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2814, (630) 942-2597
Lisa Pastore, Administrative Assistant
Culinary and Hospitality Center (CHC), Room 1015, (630) 942-3074
Business and Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
60137 (630) 942-2800
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