While job-shadowing and/or volunteering is not a requirement of admission, it is highly encouraged to ensure that this is the right career choice for you.
Attend one of the many training workshops offered by the University of Manitoba Libraries on literature searches. See the libraries website for more information.
Familiarize yourself with word processing (e.g., Word); preparation of public presentations (e.g., Power Point); and preparation of spread sheets (e.g., Excel).
Determine your eligibility for financial assistance/awards/bursaries.