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Automotive Technology - Lafayette: Home

About this Guide

Use this guide to find library resources for your automotive technology classes and general course assignments. The tabs across the top of the guide will give you access to our own Ivy Tech library resources, as well as carefully selected open web sources that you will find useful. This is a selective listing of resources and should be supplemented through interaction with your instructors and the college library staff.  You can find out about other library resources and services at the Library link in MyIvy.

Automotive Program

The Automotive Technology program offers exciting careers and unlimited opportunities.  Through the use of modern equipment and A.S.E. master certified instructors, students learn how to diagnose and repair the modern automobile. This is a “hands-on” training program that allows plenty of lab time to develop the skills needed to be a successful automotive technician. 

Sample careers in this field: Automotive body repair technician, automotive service and sales manager, damage appraiser, first line supervisor, installer/repairer, insurance adjuster, mechanical engineer, motor sports, parts manager

Automotive Careers

Information from the Occupational Outlook Handbook

Research Assistance

For further assistance please contact the library information desk @ 765-269-5389 or visit the library during regular library hours.

If you would like assistance online you may chat with a librarian or send an email request and we will try to respond to your question in 24-36 hours depending on the type of question and the time your request is received.