PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS LIBTP-CT Library Training

Courses and Descriptions

LIBR-2022Readers' Advisory for Adults

Readers’ advisory is a service libraries provide to help patrons directly or indirectly locate reading materials appropriate to their needs. In this course, you will become familiar with reader’s advisory work for adults, particularly in the public library context. However, the methods used and issues presented will also readily apply to a wider variety of libraries and reading material. The primary issues of discussion and lecture will include, but may not be limited to: indirect and direct readers’ advisory for adults; reading appeals in genre fiction and popular non-fiction; and RA resources and tools for library technicians.

Prerequisites

Textbooks and Booklists

Students enrolling in Part-Time and Online Education courses may be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus Store locations or online at bookstore.rrc.ca. Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Note: Courses requiring a textbook will show "TR" in the Delivery field.

Course Dates and Fees

2021 Spring Term - Distance Education
LIBR-2022 Readers' Advisory for Adults
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 07, 21 - Jun 30, 21B. Rountree211741$459
Location: Online
Dates
Apr 07, 21 - Jun 30, 21
Delivery
Instructor
B. Rountree
Section
211741
Cost
$459
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