Database For Library Technicians

This course will introduce the students to relational databases and the role they serve in a library environment. The students will be taught: database design emphasizing table relationships; building tables with different data types; form design for data collection; creating queries and reports using MS-Access databases. The laboratory assignments and final project will provide the student with the knowledge needed to design, implement and effectively use a database in a library and information services or other type of business environment.