THE RESOURCES AND SERVICES AVAILABLE IN THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARYThrough the Divisions and Units in the library, the following services are rendered to library users:
Electronic Information Resources
Research guide by library professional staff
Information Literacy Skills
Reference Services and Ask a Librarian
Serials/journals consultation services
ICT/Digital literacy skills
Print Catalogue Search/ OPAC services
E-RESOURCES AVAILABLE IN THE ACADEMIC LIBRARYDirectory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)-Multidisciplinary;
Educational Resource Information Center. (ERIC)- Education;
Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA)- Agriculture;
Access to Research for Health Programme (HINARI)- Medical Sciences
Access to Research in the Environment (OARE)- Environmental Research
Journal Storage (JSTOR)- Multidisciplinary;
OPENING HOURS OF THE LIBRARYA. SEMESTER PERIOD
B. VACATION PERIOD
Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays: Closed
Access to the Library
Lecturers,Students and other staff are to present their library ID cards to gain entrance into the library.
BORROWING RIGHTSAcademic Staff : 4 books for 1month
Students : 2 books for 2 weeks
NOTE: Provision is made for renewal at the instance of the patron. However, information materials on heavy demand are placed on reserve if there are few copies of them. This is to ensure that the material circulates. Any loss of borrower’s ticket should be reported to the Readers’ Services Librarian immediately.
OVERDUE CHARGESN50 will be charged for a book per day, if the book is not returned after the due date
LIBRARY RULES AND REGULATIONSUAT rules and regulations are meant to ensure orderliness, good conduct and proper handling of reading materials within the library and even beyond. Therefore, the following are not allowed:
Entering the library with hand bags, brief cases, umbrellas, etc.
Noise making/ chatting
Eating, drinking, smoking, etc.
Congregation/ Group discussion in and around the reading areas
Marking / tracing or any damage/ loss/ theft/ mutilation of materials
Use of matches, fire, naked light or any inflammable item, razor blade, scissors, knife, etc in the library
Use of mobile phones, rechargeable lanterns, flash cameras, musical instruments, or any electrical appliances in the library. Such items shall be confiscated followed by necessary disciplinary action
Re-shelving or hiding of library materials by users.
Reservation of seat(s) either for oneself or for others
Tampering with all electrical items/ equipment installed in the library.