Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5913
First Term: 2007 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 30
CIP Code: 25.0301

Occupational Area:
Instructional Council: Library (38)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code:

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Library Information Technology: Advanced provides an opportunity for library employees or others to take basic and specialized courses leading to a thorough background as a library information technician.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information

Required Courses
+ LBT101 Foundation of Libraries and Information Services 3
+ LBT110 Introduction to Technical Services and Collection Management 3
+ LBT130 Introduction to Reference Skills and Resources 3
+ LBT140 Multi-media for Libraries and Information Centers 3
+ LBT150 Introduction to Public Services 3
+ LBT160 Introduction to Library Information Systems 3
+ LBT271 Library Information Industry Careers and Portfolio Development 1

+ LBT272AA Library Information Industry Careers (1) OR
+ LBT272AB Library Internship in Public Services (1) OR
+ LBT272AC Library Internship in Media Services or Information Services (1) 1
Credits: 20

Program Competencies
1. Describe the evolving types of information from print-based materials to digital information and the corresponding evolving roles of library information professionals in various libraries. (LBT101)
2. Identify and describe types of library information collections, including core collections, reference, and special collections and technical services processes required to manage collections. (LBT110)
3. Describe common types of reference resources, and effective techniques for providing reference services for students doing research. (LBT130)
4. Describe applications of audio equipment, video equipment, computer graphics and software, photography, and media formats in libraries and information organizations. (LBT140)
5. Describe the role and functions of public services in library and information organizations in contemporary society. (LBT150)
6. Describe common types of information systems for libraries and the information organizations, including online catalogs, computerized circulation systems, operating systems, local area networks, and networked databases. (LBT160)
7. Identify and describe career opportunities and professional organizations and tools for growth within the library and information service career fields and develop a portfolio to demonstrate student learning. (LBT271)
8. Describe the functions and operations of libraries and information organizations. (LBT272++)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 10-24-06

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.