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Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

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Comparative Study Of Library And Information Science Curriculum In Nigeria Library School, Aderonke Ayobami Ogungbade Miss, Oluwaseun Lekan Ipadeola Mr Jul 2019

Comparative Study Of Library And Information Science Curriculum In Nigeria Library School, Aderonke Ayobami Ogungbade Miss, Oluwaseun Lekan Ipadeola Mr

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

Library science education in Nigeria has experienced several stages of developments and changes in curricula. There is some research on the history of library science education in Nigeria. However, little research has been conducted on curriculum development per se from a historical perspective. This study examines the historical and current status of curriculum development in Nigeria. It compares the changes in curricula from various stages and analyzes the factors influencing the curriculum development. The main problems in curriculum development are discussed. Suggestions and recommendations are helpful for library schools to successfully adapt themselves to the digital age and to develop …


Analysis Of Entrepreneurship Courses Of Library And Information Science Schools In South-East Geo-Political Zone Of Nigeria, Ngozi Maria Nwaohiri, Scholastica A.J Chukwu, Nneka C. Agim Jun 2019

Analysis Of Entrepreneurship Courses Of Library And Information Science Schools In South-East Geo-Political Zone Of Nigeria, Ngozi Maria Nwaohiri, Scholastica A.J Chukwu, Nneka C. Agim

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

The study carried out an analysis of entrepreneurship courses of library and information science education in South-East Geo-political zone of Nigeria, the LIS schools in South-East Nigeria where LIS entrepreneurship courses are available and taught. These LIS business related courses are intended to equip LIS students with the necessary skills to be job and wealth creators upon graduation. The population comprised of 300 and 400 level students of library and information science students from five LIS schools in South-East Nigeria and a total of 1041 copies of questionnaire were distributes with a return rate of 735. Data collected were analysed …


Research Contribution Of Bibliometric Studies As Reflected In Web Of Science From 2013 To 2017, Dr. Jayaprakash G. Hugar, Mallikarjun M. Bachlapur Dr., Gavisiddappa A Dr Apr 2019

Research Contribution Of Bibliometric Studies As Reflected In Web Of Science From 2013 To 2017, Dr. Jayaprakash G. Hugar, Mallikarjun M. Bachlapur Dr., Gavisiddappa A Dr

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal)

An attempt has been made in this paper to identify the research productivity on the bibliometircs subject published from 2013 to 2017 in the Web of Science database. 1422 research articles on bibliometrics published in various library science journals and indexed in the web of science database is considered as a basis of data for the study. In this article we made an attempt to analyze the pattern of publication of 1422 research articles. The study involved on various bibliometric components such as annual growth rate, authorship pattern, distribution of contribution by country wise, language wise, institution wise, most prolific …