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Associate of Science in Library Technical Assistant

Program Details

The online AS in Library Technical Assistant degree program from Ivy Tech Community College is a great stepping stone to earning a bachelor's - and master's - degree in library information science. The coursework in this program introduces students to:

  • The history, purposes, and roles of different types of libraries 
  • Library technical services (ordering, processing, copy-cataloging)
  • Library public services (circulation, interlibrary loan, basic reference)
  • Computer operations as they relate to library functions
  • Other areas of interest, such as children's services
  • On-the-job experience through the practicum in the LIBR 208 capstone course 


  • Submit one of the following: SAT/ACT/PSAT scores; High school GPA; College transcript; or complete the ACCUPLACER assessment on campus

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission