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LTA 1101: Introduction to Libraries in the Information Age
An Introduction to different types of libraries and the information industry. The role of the Library Technical Assistant (LTA) in all areas of the library profession is explored. An overview of basic library and information research methods and tools, both print and digital format is presented.

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Upon successful completion of the course the student should be able to do the following:

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Introduction to Libraries in the Information Age is the first course in the Library Technology Program. It is the prerequisite for all other courses. For more information about the Library Technology Program at College of DuPage, refer to our web site.