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Library and Information Technology
Overview
  • Two-year diploma
  • September entry date
  • Exchange District Campus (formerly Princess Street Campus), Winnipeg
  • Work experience
  • Laptop delivery
  • Credit transfer opportunities: Athabasca University
  • If you have a criminal record or are listed on a Child Abuse Registry, you may not be able to complete this program. See Program Progression Requirements for more info.
  • International applicants, please visit Academic Program, Dates and Fees for a listing of programs for international students, current availability and online application instructions.

Description
This program provides you with the necessary public service and technical skills to be a productive employee in the library and related fields. Specifically, the program provides you with the training to be employed as a library technician.

You will learn the fundamentals of both manual and automated systems for acquiring, organizing, and disseminating information in a variety of formats.

Oral presentations, written assignments, and group projects are part of the program.

Students complete three two-week field placements in a variety of libraries over the course of the program.

Red River College endeavours to provide the most current version of all program and course information on this website. The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any course, program, process, or procedure without notice or prejudice. Fees may change without notice.