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Library Technician Field Work II

LIBR 6089

Broaden your educational experience to include the varied services of various types of libraries in a different type of library than your first placement. Supervised experience in libraries is essential in the development of library skills.


Students must register for the Field Work courses through Durham College via the link(s) below. Once the course starts you will have access to the required field placement documentation to complete (note, you are NOT required to complete any Durham College field placement paperwork).

Students are encouraged to email the Program Specialist, Dolores Harms Penner prior to registering to work together to make placement arrangements.

Students will work with the facilitator and program specialist, based on your discussion, will contact one of the agreed-upon libraries to make your field placement arrangements. The field placement is 112 hours in length plus an online seminar and marked as a PASS/FAIL course. For more information regarding the field placement please visit and click the heading "Field Placement".

Based on the Canadian Library Association document on the education of library technician programs, which governs our program, students cannot complete their Field Placements in their place of work and preferably not in the institution where the program is located.


  • Spring/Summer - None required


  • (LIBR 5089 Library Technician Field Work I
  • And LIBR 1085 Electronic Publishing and Emerging Technologies
  • And LIBR 3085 Library Programming, Marketing and Advocacy
  • And LIBR 2081 Database Design for Information Workers
  • And LIBR 3083 Acquisitions
  • And LIBR 3084 Serials
  • And LIBR 1087 Human Relations and Supervision
  • And LIBR 4082 Library Classification
  • And LIBR 3082 Resource Description and Access II
  • And LIBR 3086 Reference Processes )

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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Fee Availability
1112401-JUN-20 to 07-SEP-2012:00 am - 12:01 am112Monthly Intake Online $401.28
1113302-JUL-20 to 08-OCT-2012:00 am - 12:01 am112Monthly Intake Online $401.28
1114003-AUG-20 to 09-NOV-2012:00 am - 12:01 am112Monthly Intake Online $401.28
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