Journal of Academic Library and Information Science
International Journal of Academic Library and Information Science
Vol. 4(4), pp. 100–103, April, 2016.
Full Length Research
Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Academic Libraries in Bayelsa and Delta States, Nigeria
1Oghenovo Kelvin Onoriode and 2Basil Enemute Iwhiwhu
1ICT/Cataloging Librarian, Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State.
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2Lecturer at the Department of library and information science, Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria.
Accepted 24 May 2016
was carried out to survey the use of information and communication
technologies in academic libraries in Bayelsa and Delta States, Nigeria.
The descriptive survey design was adopted for the study where 198
questionnaires were retrieved and used for analysis. It was found out
that ICT are lowly used in the libraries studied as responded indicated
that ICT used are desktop computers, laptop computers and the internet.
It was also found out that ICTs not used in the libraries include Bar
code readers, Projectors, radio frequency identifiers, etc. It was
recommended that more fund should be made available by funding bodies to
enable academic libraries deploy more up to date ICT facilities in their
Cite This Article As: Onoriode OK, Basil EI(2016). Use of Information and Communication Technologies in Academic Libraries in Bayelsa and Delta States, Nigeria. Inter. J. Acad. Lib. Info. Sci. 4(4): 100-103.