Library Technology Associate of Arts Degree

Library Technology Associate of Arts Degree A.A. Degree Major

The Library Technology Degree trains students for careers in libraries or information management using print media as well as technology. The program is designed to prepare individuals for emplooyment as a paraprofessional in a public, school, academic, or special library or an information center. To graduate with a Library Technology Associate of Arts degree, students must complete 22-23 units from the following list of courses plus the general breadth requirements for the Associate Degree (minimum 60 units). 

REQUIRED COURSES:
LIB 063* Survey of Literature for Library Technicians (3) Units
LIB 064  Introduction to Library Services (3) Units
LIB 065  Public Services (3) Units
LIB 066  Acquisitions (3) Units
LIB 067  Cataloging and Classification (3) Units
LIB 070  Library Technology and Computer Services (3) Units
LIB 110  Information Literacy and Research (3) Units

CHOOSE ONE (1) COURSE FROM THE FOLLOWING LIST:
LIB 062 Care and Repair of Library Materials (1) Unit
LIB 071 Youth Services and Programs (2) Units
LIB 073 Library Digital Archives and Resources (2) Units

TOTAL UNITS 22-23

*or any other college-level literature course