Library Technical Services Certificate
Central Carolina Community College

Program Details

A Library Technical Services Certificate can prepare students for behind-the-scenes positions in library environments. Technical services employees specialize in selecting, procuring, and cataloging library materials.

Students will learn how to evaluate library mission statements and conduct needs analysis using selected criteria to complete collection development and acquisition activities. Courses explain how to select the appropriate MARC record, search OCLC, and use search strategies for various electronic resources. 

Classes examine topics including the following:

  • Library information resources and services
  • Library collection development and acquisition
  • Library cataloging and classification
  • Electronic library databases
  • Cataloging non-print materials
  • Internet and web fundamentals

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Carolina Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Students need a qualifying GPA, official test scores or complete on-campus placement tests.