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Library Technical Assistant


About the Program

This program offers an Associate in Applied Science degree and several certificate options to prepare graduates for positions working as a paraprofessional in libraries. The degree offers a general public services emphasis and four specialty options with a common core of general education and library science courses.



Graduates of the Library Technical Assistant (LTA) program find employment in public and private schools, public libraries, academic libraries and special libraries such as those found in legal or corporate offices.

Career Outlook


Career Degrees & Certificates

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degrees

  • Children's Services A.A.S.
  • Human Resources A.A.S.
  • Library Marketing and Public Relations A.A.S.
  • Library Technology A.A.S.
  • Public Services A.A.S.


  • Library Technical Assistant Certificate

Learn more about the program options.

Library Technical Assistant program

Learn about the A.A.S. and five certificate programs offered in CLC's Library Technical Assistant program. Meet the program chair, learn about what we offer and see the variety of work that LTAs do in libraries.