Use and User’s Satisfaction of Library Resources and Services in Ondo State University of Science And Technology Library, Okitipupa, Nigeria

Abstract

OSUSTECH library and Information Resources Centre was established with take-off of academic activities at the mini-campus of the university on January 2011.  Since then, the library continues to render services to her users (staff and students) and enabled them access to the library collections/resources.  Having done this for a complete three academic sessions, the library is ripe for assessment of her performancesin terms of users’ perception about the library resources and services rendered.  Hence, this study was carried out to enable the stakeholders express their opinion about several parameters on the library operations, resources and services.The study revealed that students of Ondo State university of Science and Technology, Okitipupa used the library maximally, appreciated the relevance and currency of the available materials, but complained of inadequate study materials in their area of study. However they advocated for increased opening hours and if possible to open the library for 24 hours.

Keywords: Information resources; library services; users’ perception; library use; information services

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