Langara College

Library & Information Technology (Flexible Participation Option)

Program Information

School:Langara College
Faculty:Science & Technology
Degree:Diploma; Online; University Transfer
Field of Study:Library Science/Librarianship
Description:Langara College’s Library & Information Technology Program gives graduates access to a wide variety of jobs in both hands-on interaction with people and in behind-the-scenes technical services. The library field is for those who love working with the public, organizing information, and are committed to lifelong learning. Our Library & Information Technology Diploma Program is recognized across Canada and has been developed in accordance with the Canadian Library Association Guidelines for the Education of Library Technicians in Canada.

We offer online study option, known as Flexible Participation, for individuals who are working, living outside the Lower Mainland, or simply can't get to campus. This is a part-time to full-time option. Students in this option can take minimum of one course to maximum of five courses per term. A limited selection of courses will be available in each semester and some online sections are offered in alternate years. There is no guarantee that a specific course will be offered in any specific semester or year. Students enrolled in this study option are advised to prepare minimum of three years to graduate. Those who live in Lower Mainland may take classroom sections with Department Chair's approval.
URL:Library & Information Technology (Flexible Participation Option) at Langara College
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for Year 1 (2 semesters) of the program.

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent highlighting why they want to enter the field and what skills they have that make them suitable for the program. Please visit the website for complete program requirements.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 17, 2016