When: Thursday, Feb 02 | 2:50 pm - 3:30 pm

Location: MTCC 206E

Days: Thursday. Event Types: Session. Sectors: Technician. Subjects: Academic, Careers, Library Technician, and Professional Development.


Technicians at the Humber College Libraries often take on unique roles that stretch the boundaries of a typical library technician position. Hear from three technicians who have worked to shape and expand their roles and duties beyond the original job descriptions. They work in diverse areas that include library systems, media resources, and learning commons coordination. Discover how they have each leveraged their skills and interests in such a way that is professionally fulfilling. At the same time, their efforts have enriched both the library and the institution.

– How these technicians have evolved in their roles.
– Attendees will learn about the successes and challenges technicians face as libraries evolve.
– Discuss strategies for expanding and enriching library staff professional development.