Library Philosophy and Practice

Articles from October

A SWOT Analysis of the University Library of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Library, Umudike, Nigeria
Introduction Universities are important agents for national development, producing human resources needed for social, economic, and political progress. Universities render essential community service and serve as centers for moral, social and intellectual...
Information Literacy for Branch Campuses and Branch Libraries
Introduction Teaching students how to use the college library has been a challenge for academic librarians for most of the twentieth century and has emerged as a high priority for academic librarians in the twenty-first century as well. A cursory...
The Evaluation of a Diversity Program at an Academic Library
Introduction Appreciation for diversity and tolerance of differences do not happen automatically, but require active engagement in thinking and learning. Promoting diversity has been part of the mission of the Texas A&M University Libraries...