Library User Education In Tertiary Institutions In Nigeria

LIBRARY USER EDUCATION IN TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS IN NIGERIA: A CASE STUDY OF THE FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (TECHNICAL) UMUNZE

Over the years, there have been various terms referring to teaching effective use of the library and its resources. These terms include “user education in academic libraries” “Reader instruction,” and “User instruction”  “Library orientation”. [Read more…]

Information Dissemination On Agriculture In Nigeria

INFORMATION DISSEMINATION ON AGRICULTURE IN NIGERIA: A CASE OF STUDY ANAMBRA STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (ADP) AWKA.

The highly recognition of the role of  information is not only among political leaders and researchers but farmers to require information on the wide range of subjects, all of which were concerned with ways of evaluate the role of information in improving productivity. To achieve this aim, the researcher wishes to state the following, which are important reviewing literature related to this study. [Read more…]

Evaluation of Technical Services in Abia State Central Library Board

EVALUATION OF TECHNICAL SERVICES IN ABIA STATE CENTRAL LIBRARY BOARD, UMUAHIA.

Generally, technical services department is concerned with selecting, acquisition, organization and also repairing of the total library resources with suitable bibliographic control. It is usually referred to as the behind the screen department because most of their activities are carried out of the sight of regular user or clientele of the library. [Read more…]

Information Retrieval Systems in Academic Libraries in Nigeria

INFORMATION RETRIEVAL SYSTEMS IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES (A CASE STUDY OF FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, NEKEDE OWERRI)

Information is very sine-que-non in the development of any society. This is so because information they say is power. According to Gregory (2010) defines information as a “difference that makes a difference”. Information also means something to a user if it is communicated in a medium he can easily understand, for example in the rural areas, town criers, village meeting and different agencies from the basis for packaging information. [Read more…]

Strategies for Combating Deterioration of Library Materials

STRATEGIES FOR COMBATING DETERIORATION OF LIBRARY MATERIALS BY USERS IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES (A CASE OF NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY, AWKA)

This literature review on the strategies for combating deterioration by users in academic library is discussed under the following headings: [Read more…]