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Certificate in Library Technologies


The University of Baltimore

Application Deadline:

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Other

Location

North America

Baltimore, MD

United States

Location

United States

Baltimore, MD

Type

Other

Application Deadline:

Expired help


The University of Baltimore's 12-credit graduate Certificate in Library Technologies focuses on the use of emerging technologies and on user-centered design in library settings to provide master's-level librarians with the knowledge and skills necessary to remain current and marketable in their profession. This certificate program is specifically designed for you, a 21st-century librarian who seeks interdisciplinary advanced training in such information-oriented disciplines as information architecture, user research and integrated design—allowing you to develop contemporary and intuitive user experiences for your library's patrons. You'll also meet Maryland's continuing education requirement for all professional public librarians. You'll learn how to: understand the content and interactive features of computer-mediated communication systems—and test aspects of those systems for their usability and appropriateness to the audience develop social media plans aimed at current and prospective library users apply principles of user-centered design to the library development process plan for change and growth over time understand the social and cultural effects of information systems and emerging technologies.