Library Clerk (Part-time studies)

School of Information and Communications Technology Applied Certificate

Program Overview

Library Clerk is a 18-credit applied certificate program offered online, and provides entry-level library skills and knowledge training.

Library clerks work directly with library technicians, librarians, and library users. They may be responsible for the circulation of library materials, sorting and shelving library materials, clerical functions, and providing general library information to users.

Learn Online

You can take all of these courses online through The School of Continuing Education. Our highly trained instructors have experience working within libraries of all types. You will develop knowledge and skills in:

  • Children's materials and services; birth to grade six
  • Young adult's materials and services; grades seven to 12
  • Programming and public relations
  • Reader's advisory
  • Information resources

Ladder into a Saskatchewan Polytechnic Diploma

You can transfer all certificate courses into the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Library and Information Technology diploma program.

View Program Information

Students do not apply to this program, but take courses part time and apply to graduate (pdf) through Enrolment Services once all courses are completed.


Readers' Services (LIB-191)
Introduction to Information Resources (LIB-192)
Children's Materials (LIT-182)
Young Adults' Materials and Services (LIT-183)
Introduction to Library Service (ORTN-190)
Public Relations and Programming (PRPL-284)