LIBRARY SECTIONS

Collection Management

The section is responsible for books/material acquisitions and stock management as well as the preservation of Library books/material resources and curriculum support.

Special Collections

The section is responsible for the management of the special collections of the Library namely; Africana, Dissertations/Theses, World Bank Publications, Past questions and the University Gallery.

Library IT Infrastructure Support

The section is responsible for providing ICT support for the Library. The specific functions include, the provision and maintenance of computers, scanners, printers, photocopiers etc., Network Administration including Internet services, software development as well as Digitization services, R-CAMAT and Library website management.

Learning and Research Support

The section is responsible for the management of the Research/Knowledge Commons,
Library Assessment and Quality Assurance, Research Support, Intellectual property, Institutional Repository, Scholarly publishing and Open Access issues.

Cataloguing

The section is responsible for cataloguing and classification of all the newly acquired books/materials. The function includes both original and retrospective cataloguing as well as the management of the Library Management System (KOHA).

Periodicals Management

The section is responsible for subscriptions and management of periodical collections.

Technical Services

The section is responsible for photocopying and Bindery services.

Client Services

The section is responsible for client services namely; Circulation, Reference, E-resources Management, ILL/DD, Students Engagement and Outreach programmes.

Satellite/Distance Learning Library Services

The section is responsible for the coordination of the thirty-one (31) Satellite Libraries and Distance Learning Library services.

Library Administration

The Library Administration provides administrative support, Logistic Support, Records management, Physical Facilities Management, Meetings, HR issues, Procurement, Accounts Management, Library Advancement, Marketing and Advocacy etc.