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Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries

N. A. Oke

Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries

with special emphasis to University of JOS Library

by N. A. Oke

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Thesis(M.L.S.) - Course project in the Department of Library and Information Studies, Loughborough University of Technology 1983.

Statementby N.A. Oke.
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Open LibraryOL19602807M

Training librarians for electronic library services in state university libraries in Nigeria Ali, Adizetu Aneru1, Munirat Yakub2, reference services, and personal web portals bring about digital pictures of the pages of a book or any information materials using a digital camera of a scanner, which are. The purpose of the study is to ascertain the impact of ICT on Nigerian libraries. The research work highlights the advantages or merit associated, with ICT on academic libraries in Nigeria. Scope of the Study This research work is on the impact of ICT on Nigerian Author: Yakubu Ajiji Makeri.

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Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries by N. A. Oke Download PDF EPUB FB2

The attitude of students towards the use of reference and information services of university libraries in Nigeria.

Scope The work is limited to Nnamdi Azikiwe University-Awka, Anambra State University-Uli, Federal Polytechnic Oko and Madonna University Okija. The content consists of reference books/sources definition, information services. Nature of reference and information sources and services, categories, characteristics, use of reference works.

Reference and information services in different types of libraries. Status of Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries book and information services in Nigeria libraries. ICT in reference and information services.

(2 units). LIS Practice Librarianship. Practice in. The study focused on improving reference services in university libraries using interpersonal communication mechanism.

Four research questions in line with the objective of the study were used. Nigerian university libraries. These are lending and information services, reference services, indexing /abstracting services, user education, Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI), inter-library lending, electronic resources, E-classroom facility, On-line Public.

Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries book The book is a guide to library users in the use of library resources. There was emphasis was on current trends in librarianship especially on the issues of Electronic Media, library consortium.

EXPLORATORY STUDY OF ONLINE REFRENCE SERVICES OF LIBRARIES IN NIGERIA Vincent O. Ekwelem * [email protected] Helen N. Eke* @ University of Nigeria, Nsukka* ABSTRACT The study reports an experiment that examines the availability of online reference services in libraries in by: 1.

The mission of a library is to acquire information, organize the information in a way that it can be accessed, use with ease and referred to at anytime. Reference services fulfil this last function.

Miles (), posits that reference services did not become commonplace in libraries until the late s. Nigerian University Libraries Sirajudeen Femi Bakrin University Library, Fountain delicacies involved in provision of e-books by the librarians themselves will assist at placing e-book services on an enviable pedestrian for optima usage by the users.

but excluding serial publications, made available electronically for reference orAuthor: Sirajudeen Femi Bakrin, Mujidat Adeola Bello. Inwhen Nigerian Defence Academy was upgraded to a degree awarding institution, the Nigerian Army Library Services (NALS) ceased to control the Library services.

The NDA main Library moved to the permanent site on 16 June, Essentially, it was establish to support and advance the frontiers of teaching, learning, research and military. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal) Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln Use of Mobile Technology for the Provision of Reference Services in Nigeria University Libraries Abata-Ebire, Blessing Damilola (Mrs) Department of Library Science, The Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State, [email protected]: Damilola, Abata-Ebire, Blessing, Roseline Omoadoni Okesanya, Oluwasogo J.

Abiodun, Abiodun Kusoro. Covenant Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries book Library, Ota, Ogun State Nigeria Abstract Information and Communication Technology (ICT), has added value to the services provided by Nigerian libraries. This study employed a survey research method on the Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries book of ICT in Nigerian libraries: a case study of Covenant University library.

The respondents were students and facultyFile Size: KB. libraries by staff in Nigerian university libraries, Uwaifo () found out that there is a strong relationship between perceive use and actual usage of computer based libraries by the library staff.

In a study Reference and information services in Nigerian university libraries book accessibility and use of library resources by undergraduates in Nigerian StateAuthor: Olabode Olajide, Gboyega Adio. Technologies (I.C.T.) with its capabilities in promoting and improving information services in all facer of live led to the establishment of digital libraries in Nigerian universities.

In line with this development, all universities in the Northwest zone also adopted the trend of setting up the digital libraries. An Assessment of Digital Library Functions and Services in Nigerian Academic Libraries: /ch This chapter critically assess digital library functions and services in Nigeria academic libraries.

It highlighted the roles of Information andCited by: 1. THE ROLE OF THE LIBRARY IN PROMOTING READING WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO KENYA By Japhet Otike, PhD. School of Information Sciences Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya A paper presented at the WIPO Conference held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 3 – 4, on the theme:File Size: KB.

Many academic libraries in the U.S. and those in China use microblogs and social networks to deliver reference services. Some Nigerian university libraries adopted Twitter, Facebook, and Ask-a-Librarian to support online reference services.

Overall, these papers show that instant messaging tools are helpful to library by: 1. For the safety of our UL Lafayette community, Dupré Library is CLOSED until further notice.

Access to online resources and research assistance via chat, text, and email remain available. See our COVID Library FAQ for current services. Minority degree college libraries in Andhra Pradesh: a study with special reference to NAAC standards. The information needs of faculty members in a Nigerian private university: a self-study.

Quality assurance and the implication for the management of university libraries in Nigeria. Adoption of Software Packages in University Libraries in Nigeria Dr (Mrs) Ruth Simon Bassey University Librarian, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria [email protected] Abstract This study used a survey design to investigate the adoption of software packages in Nigerian university libraries.

Reference and information services have always been the main component of library services, providing personalized assistance to library users in accessing suitable information resources to meet their needs.

The ever-changing digital environment has had significant impact on Author: P Ekpenyong, M Edem. Achebe Nancy () Current Trends and Challenges in Reference and Information Services in Nigerian Libraries. Lagos: Elis Associates, p. BamigbolaAlice()Application of Marketing Strategies and Mix to Digital Information.

Services (DIS): Nigerian University Libraries by: 1. The study aimed at examining the impact of information and communication Technology (ICT) in library services in Nigeria with a case study of selected univerity libraries.

The paper traces briefly the history of Library in Nigeria. The study adopted the descriptive survey method. The questionnaire was used as instrument for data collection. The data collected were analyzed with the use of. Mobile information services are highly relevant to academic libraries in Nigeria especially the university libraries for the purpose of teaching and research.

Academic librarians in universities should be very rends of library and information services which include possessing quality information technology and information literacy skills in.

Attitudes of Librarians in Selected Nigerian Universities towards Digital Libraries in E-Learning: /ch The attitude of librarians in Nigerian university libraries has the potential to encourage or discourage digital libraries in e-learning. This paper addressesCited by: 2.

Get this from a library. ICT developments in Nigerian libraries. -- Annotation Nigeria seems to be behind in a lot of areas North American, European, Australasian and even S.E. Asian librarians will say been there, done that long ago but that does not negate the.

librarians in federal university libraries in Nigeria are often reluctant to share their knowledge and when they disengage from service, they often leave with their knowledge. This study therefore, examined knowledge sharing among librarians in federal university libraries in Nigeria.

Objectives of the Study 1. Ifidon, B.I. “The Challenges and Frustrations of Developing Research Collections in Nigerian University Libraries.” Library Bulletin: Nigerian University Library System 3– ()– Katz, W.A.

Introduction to Reference Work: Reference Services and Information Processes. New York: McGraw–Hill, Marlcy, B.S. “Foreword.”. Bibliographic control of endogenous knowledge: capacity for consortium formation in South–East Nigerian university libraries. Nigerian Library Link.

9 (1&2), 42 – 54 • Imo, N. & Igbo, H. Mainstreaming library services to meet the challenges of development agenda of vision The following is a list of libraries in Nigeria Listing. LibraryDelta state polytechnic library Libraries and information management in Nigeria, Maiduguri, Nigeria: Ed-Linform Services, (), Library resources and service utilization by postgraduate students in a Nigerian private university, Ilishan- Remo, Nigeria.


Meaning reference service is the activities, roles, functions and services rendered by the. COMPUTERIZATION OF LIBRARY SERVICES IN NIGERIAN UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES: THE STATE OF THE ART INTRODUCTION Recent advances in computer technology have pointed to a greatly improved data/information processing capability for given cost in libraries.

"While large libraries have been able to fulfil their requirements at lower cost, others withCited by: 4. Information and Knowledge Management ISSN (Paper) ISSN X (Online) Vol.4, No.6, Is MARKETING A NEW CONCEPT TO NIGERIAN UNIVERSITIES LIBRARIES. Covenant University Experience.

The Nigerian Library Link, 6(2): 22 – Nwali, L. The potential value of CD-ROM in Nigerian libraries and information centres. Journal of librarianship and information science.

3(3): – Nwali, L. Methods of resource development in Nigerian university libraries. The Nigerian. Nigerian university libraries are yet to recover from the economic down turn of the s and the subsequent impact of this is the under-funding of the university libraries.

Ojuade and Ochai () earlier on took note of funding as the crisis facing the Nigerian university libraries and the book industry. Networking And Resource Sharing In Library And Information 1.

NETWORKING AND RESOURCE SHARING IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES Okeagu, G., Okeagu, B., (). Networking and resource sharing in Library and Information Services: the case for consortium building. United Kingdom: Information, Society & Justice. a study on level of utilization of reference information resources in the University of Calabar Library.

Two hundred and fifty () respondents returned usable questionnaires. The findings showed that (%) respondents were satisfied with the quality of. Abstract. The paper investigated ICT utilisation skill of undergraduate law students in Nigerian university law libraries.

The objectives of the study were to determine whether ICT sources were available to law students; the frequency of use thereof; how the students sought information on the Internet and the challenges faced by law students using ICT sources in the law : Doreen Yemisi Olorunfemi, Doreen Yemisi Olorunfemi, Bertha Janneke Mostert, Bertha Janneke Mostert.

Free Online Library: Strategies for preservation and increased access to newspapers in Nigerian university libraries.(Report) by "Library Philosophy and Practice"; Library and information science Academic libraries Collections and collecting Services Freedom of information Research Newspapers Access control Protection and preservation University and college libraries.

Int. Libr. Rev. () 23, Computerization in Nigerian Libraries: a State of the Art Review CHRISTIAN O. ENYIA Computerization of library services is intended to modernize the entire library system in Nigeria as in the industrialized countries, and to ensure accuracy, efficiency, effective information management, reliable user services, enhanced interlibrary co-operation and library Cited by: 5.

The development and use of information and communications technologies (ICT) in the libraries of Nigeria has been a slowly emerging process involving many successes and failures over the past decades.

This chapter examines the history of this process while reviewing the challenges to this development that many libraries face because of inadequate infrastructure, and budgeted funding, as. This work focused on Mobile Information Services delivery by Librarians in University Libraries in Nigeria.

The Nigerian pdf have overwhelmingly pdf the use of mobile devices as an integral part of their everyday lives. As atNigeria ranks 7th in the world list of mobile phone users and 1st in Africa. On the world list of internet users, Nigeria is also 7th w, Cited by: 1.made attempts to deploy information and communication technology (ICT) to enable it manage its libraries and also to join the global information phenomena (Akinyotu, ).

He noted that serious application of information technology to library processes started in File Size: KB.Standards and Guidelines (updates to page ongoing) Ebook list includes documents entitled “standards” and “guidelines” as well as other documents of a similar nature entitled “statements,” “rules,” and “criteria.” Only those documents entitled “standards” and “guidelines” have been reviewed by the ALA Standards Review Committee for consistency with ALA policy.