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Library Operations Certificate of Achievement

Open for Winter 2017

Credential: Certificate (non-credit)
Available: Continuing Education Online

Program Description

If you love books and libraries and would like a career in school and public libraries, the Library Operations program is for you. Available entirely through Distance Education, this program will prepare you for the challenges you will face.

Ten courses are needed to complete the Library Operations Certificate of Achievement - consisting of seven mandatory courses and three (3) elective courses.

Careers: Library Assistant | Library Technician

COURSE NAME

COURSE CODE

OFFERED

Mandatory
Introduction to Libraries LIBR-200 Online
Collection Organization LIBR-280 Online
Library Information Services I LIBR-235 Online
Computer Fundamentals COMP-220
Integrated Library Technology LIBR-251 Online
Library Operations LIBR-297 Online
Information Management Administration MMGT-350 Classroom or Online
Electives (choose 3)
Collection Development for Adults LIBR-260 Online
Services for Children & Young Adults LIBR-315 Online
Library Information Services II LIBR-335 Online
Storytelling LIBR-330
Library and Information Technology - Project I LIBR-349 Online
Public Libraries LIBR-351 Online
Library and Information Technology - Project II LIBR-399 Online
Fundamentals of Information and Records Management MGMT-244 Classroom or Online
Library Marketing MKTG-360 Online

Formal application is not necessary for the Library Operations distance education program. Simply register on a course-by-course basis, and then apply for your certificate upon completion of the course requirements.

All courses are offered via Distance Education. Please click on individual courses for details and registration options.

Many of the LO courses can be used towards the Library Information Technology Diploma.

You will have five (5) years to complete this certificate of achievement (or certificate of completion). Please contact us at 403.284.8401 or email ict.ConEd.info@sait.ca for more information.  

For more information, email ict.distance@sait.ca or call 403.284.8401.