For those seeking a new career or currently working in a library system and looking to move up in their careers, the Library Assistant program demonstrates your competence and commitment to basic library best practices and to staying current with the many new aspects of library science today. This program teaches basic library organization and operations by providing an overview of how to order, process, catalog, locate and circulate library materials. The course also focuses on the people dimension of being an effective librarian, giving insight into conflict resolution and customer service. Covered are library automation systems and how library departments interact to meet patron needs. The course concludes with a portfolio workshop to help you showcase your skills.
Library Assistant, LCE 8019
Basic keyboarding skills and familiarity with Microsoft Word and the Internet.
Tuition and Fees: $493