College of DuPage

Students entering the library. Computers for library patrons. The reference desk. Periodicals. Rows of journals.

LTA 2600: The Library Practicum
Upon completion of all eight Library and Information Technology courses, the student is ready to begin actual work in a library. This is called “The Library Practicum.” The Practicum involves working 75 hours in a library over the course of one semester. Students experience all areas of the library and work under the direction and supervision of a professional librarian. Students gain hands-on practice performing tasks that library technicians normally do.

Library and Information Technology 1101, 1102, 1103, 1104, 1820, 2100, 2200 and 2300 with a grade of “C” or better, or consent of instructor (2 lecture hours, 4 lab hours)

In this class, we will:

Course Expectations

For more information about the Library Technology Program at College of DuPage, refer to our website.