Professionalism in Nigerian librarianship

an evaluation of factors in its growth since 1948
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Professionalism in librarianship in Nigeria. The broad purpose of the paper was to investigate the level of professionalism in librarianship and to ascertain the Professionalism in Nigerian librarianship book status, trends, and opportunities within the profession • Every book its reader • Every reader its book • Save the time of the reader.

science. Nigeria File Size: KB. – This paper aims to examine the current trends, needs and opportunities of professionalism in librarianship in Nigeria. The broad purpose of the paper was to investigate the level of professionalism in librarianship and to ascertain the current status, trends and opportunities within the profession among academic librarians in Nigeria.

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Five specific research questions were formulated which Author: Chinwe Nwogo Ezeani, Helen Nneka Eke, Felicia Ugwu. Linking library work with the wider social and political concerns, the book explores issues such as politics of information, the role of activism and “neutrality” in library work.

It offers an alternative approach to librarianship, to the training of librarians and to organisational change to make libraries more relevant to people’s lives. Published 4 books: Code of Ethics for Library and Information Professional in Nigeria School Library Manual Statistical Digest and Directory of Libraries in Nigeria List of Certified Librarians in Nigeria as at Established a Librarians Forum, a platform for discussing issues in Library.

The survey revealed that: (1) almost all professional librarians (16 or 80%) in Nigerian universities have full faculty status, coupled with mandatory research and publication for promotion, in 17 (85%) of the libraries; (2) publications in subject-fields and in library/information science carry equal ratings; and (3) academic librarians in Cited by: 8.

The art and science of managing libraries are called “Librarianship”. The essential function of librarianship is to make available “information” in its widest sense, serving leisure as well as work needs, for the benefit of people seeking day to day information.

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Professionalism and the Future of Librarianship* ANDREW ABBOTT. THE GREAT ARGENTINIAN WRITER JORGE LLXBORGES ()wrote a story called “The Library of Babel” describing a magnificent, endless library: [I]ts shelves register all the possible combinations of the twenty-odd orthographical symbols. In other words, all that it is given to.

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A recent ACRLog blog post by Madison Sullivan brings up the debate of whether professionalism is an outdated ideal in today’s libraries. Sullivan argues that it is and that it prevents librarians from expressing their ideas and individuality.

“I question what it is to be a professional every single day,” Sullivan writes. world leading library network in USA for sharing intellectual knowledge among academic community in all over the world.

But libraries in the 21st century should fulfill more dynamic role. They should exchange knowledge and information with users inside and outside their country, thus going beyond their traditional reference and lending services. Nominal List of Practising Librarians in Nigeria: Publisher: National Library of Nigeria, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: 26 Aug ISBN:Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Healthcare Professionalism: Improving Practice through Reflections on Workplace Dilemmas provides the tools and resources to help raise professional standards within the healthcare system. Taking an evidence and case-based approach to understanding professional dilemmas in healthcare, this book examines principles such as applying professional and ethical guidance in practice, as well as.

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This article provides a list of recommended books that corresponds to the present Nigerian syllabus for Primary Education. Primary school education is the basic form of education in Nigeria.

It provides the fundamental knowledge necessary to attain secondary education and beyond. Some people think that a professional is someone who is qualified in a particular field.

In my experience this definition is the one most often used in the field of library and information work; if you have a qualification in library/information studies (e.g.

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degree or diploma) you’re usually considered to be a “professional librarian”. The Electronic Library. Fehintola Nike Onifade*; Susan Udoaku Ogbuiyi; Saturday U. Omeluzor, eds.

(), "Library resources and service utilization by postgraduate students in a Nigerian private university", International Journal of Library and Information Science, Ilishan- Remo, Nigeria: Academicjournals, ISSN Alongside the NPA, Nigeria has the following major professional associations in the book sector: Association of Nigerian Authors, Nigerian Booksellers Association, Association of Nigerian Printers, and Nigerian Library Association.

Authors have additional writers' associations including the Academic &. Crimmd Library is a standard research developmental institution, book publishing, library developments, e-library computerization and a photo museum located in Lagos.

9 Crystal Library Solutions Tijani Ashogbon Street, Bariga, Lagos Nigeria. Library science (often termed library studies, bibliothecography, library economy, and informatics) is an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary field that applies the practices, perspectives, and tools of management, information technology, education, and other areas to libraries; the collection, organization, preservation, and dissemination of information resources; and the political economy.

Library Juice Academy offers a range of online professional development workshops for librarians and other library staff, focusing on practical topics to build new skills. These workshops earn Continuing Education Units, and are intended as professional development activities.The essence of this research work is to examine the relevance of library and information resource centres in technical and vocational educational development towards the transformation agenda in Nigeria, more so, now that Nigeria is clamoring to be.