TABLE OF CONTENTS Volume 1 Number 1 (April, 2015)


Information Search and Retrieval: A Comparative Study of Three Models

Marvelous N.B. Nwajei and Beatrice C. Emenari   01 – 06


Retrospective Conversion of Special Libraries in Nigeria: Status, Barriers and


Millie Horsfall  and Yemi Victoria Fagbemi  07 – 12


Electronic, Digital and Virtual Libraries: Review of Concepts and Distinctive


Christian O. Orji and Chinyere C. Orji 13 – 20  

Information Communication Technologies and its Application in Nigerian Academic Libraries: Challenges and Prospects

Christopher E. Ogar; Fredrick O. Ogar and Matthew O. Adejoh  21 – 28                                              


Implementing Institutional Repository in Nigerian Universities: Status, Challenges, Prospects, and the Role of Librarians & Libraries

Jonathan N. Chimah; Ngozika J. Ugwuoke and Uzoamaka Ogwo  29 – 41


Relevance of Competitive Intelligence (CI) in Library Services in Nigeria

Chituru Nancy Okorie and Gift Nneka Lazarus 42 – 50


Research Management and Accessibility in Academic Libraries through Interoperability of


Anita E. Urhefe and Edonkumoh V. Ebiye 51 – 60


Library Application Software Packages Awareness among Librarians in University Libraries in

North Central Nigeria

Manasseh Tyungu Sambe; H. Gomina and  Henry Udeji 61 – 68


Print and Electronic Resources Access for Academic Libraries in Nigeria: Analytical Review of Conceptual Model

Chinwendu Akpom and Chinyere P. Okoro 69 - 75


Digital Preservation of Electronic Records: Review of Concepts, Challenges and Strategies

Okechukwu K. Ogwo  and Oliver Ugocha, PhD  76 – 86