Associate of Science in Library Technical Assistant
Ivy Tech Community College

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 


  • High school transcript
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • ACT, SAT, or PSAT scores, ACCUPLACER placement test, or cumulative high school GPA of 2.6 or higher

School Accreditation Statement

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