Library Philosophy and Practice (LPP) (ISSN 1522-0222) is a peer-reviewed electronic journal that publishes articles exploring the connection between library practice and the philosophy and theory behind it. These include explorations of current, past, and emerging theories of librarianship and library practice, as well as reports of successful, innovative, or experimental library procedures, methods, or projects in all areas of librarianship, set in the context of applied research.

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Libraries and Education for Peace in Pakistan, Rubina Bhatti

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Access, Use, and Attitudes of Academics toward Electronic Journals: A Case Study of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, B.O. Omotayo

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Redefining Sources as Social Acts: Genre Theory in Information Literacy Instruction, Joel M. Burkholder

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Post-UME Screening Examination in Nigerian Universities: The University of Education, Ikere-Ekiti (Tunedik) Experience, Isaac Oluwadare Busayo

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Academic Library Design: A Commons or an Athenaeum, Willam T. Caniano

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An Essay on Cataloging, Daniel CannCasciato

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A Framework for Information Policies with Examples from the United States, Donald O. Case

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Nigeria Public Library Service to Rural Areas: Libraries in Niger Delta States, Posigha Bassil Ebiwolate

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The Use of the Library Catalogue by Undergraduate Students in Niger Delta University Library, Posigha Bassil Ebiwolate

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USER DELINQUENCY IN NIGERIAN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES: AN EMPERICAL PERSPECTIVE, Eseohe Ebunuwele, Yaya Japhet, and Dorcas Krubu

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Supervision of Special Collections in Federal and State University Libraries in Nigeria, R.I. Echezona

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African University Libraries and Internet Connectivity: Challenges and the Way Forward, R.I. Echezona and C.F. Ugwuanyi

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Access to Health Information by People Living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria, Nelson Edewor

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Staff Users and Overdue Fines in Nigerian Polytechnic Libraries, Nelson Edewor

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Analysis of Bibliographic References by Textbook Authors in Nigerian Polytechnics, Nelson Edewor and Ufuoma Omosor

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Lack of ICT Infrastructure as a Barrier to Resource Sharing in Nigerian Libraries, Efe Francis Ejedafiru

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Survey of Author Name Disambiguation: 2004 to 2010, Sarah Elliot

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Survey of Author Name Disambiguation: 2004 to 2010, Sarah Elliott

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ICT and Collection Management in Public Libraries: A Survey of South-South Zone of Nigeria, Daniel Emojorho

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The Role of Effective Communication in Enhancement of Library Services: An Overview of Delta State University Library, Abraka, Daniel Emojorho

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ICT Availability in Niger Delta University Libraries, Abraham Tabor Etebu

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Educational Needs of Librarians in the Digital Environment: Case Studies of Selected Academic Libraries in Lagos State, Nigeria, Olukemi A. Fadehan and Hussaini Ali

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The Influence of Leadership Style on the Performance of Subordinates in Nigerian Libraries, Jonathan Olusola Fatokun, Mulikat O. Salaam, and Fredrick Olatunju Ajegbomogun

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Community Libraries in Indonesia: A Survey of Government-Supported and Independent Reading Gardens, Stian Håklev

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Ability, Assistance, and Collaboration in Academic Library Assessment, Gordon J. Hewitt and Rebecca Troendle Hewitt

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Study of Information Sources and Services of the National Medical Library in India, Akhtar Hussain, Krishna Kumar, Nishat Fatima, and Deeopak Kumar

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Internet Use Behaviour of the LIS Community in Pakistan, Haroon Idrees and Ata ur Rehman

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Understanding the Deep Web, Rabia Iffat and Lalitha K. Sami

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Use of Newspapers by Nigerian University Students: The Case of Delta State University, Anwai Campus, J.U. Igbeka and Christopher O. Ola

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Difficulties and Motivation of Postgraduate Students in Selected Nigerian Universities, Stella E. Igun

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Working Experience and Librarians' Knowledge of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in Nigerian University Libraries, Stella E. Igun

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Faculty Expectations of Libraries: A Comparative Study of Covenant University and the University of Lagos, Mercy A. Ijirigho

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Use of Reproductive Health Information on Contraception among Female Undergraduates of University of Ibadan, Mercy I. Ijirigho

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HIV/AIDS Information Awareness among Market Women: A Study of Olofimuyin Market, Sango-Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria, Promise Ifeoma Ilo and Aderonke Adeyemi

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Impact of the Internet on Final Year Students' Research: A Case Study of Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria, Promise Ifeoma Ilo and Goodluck I. Ifijeh

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An Artistic Horizon: Content Analysis of Caricatures with Library and Information Science Themes, Alireza Isfanyari-Moghaddam and Vahideh Kashi-Nahanji

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The Use of the Library Catalogue by Undergraduates, Maidul Islam

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Community Information Services Through Public Libraries in Bangladesh: Problems and Proposals, Md. Anwarul Islam and Muhammad Mezbah-ul-Islam

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Mobile Phones for Library Services: Prospects for Delta State University Library, Abraka, Basil Enemute Iwhiwhu, Josiah Oghenero Ruteyan, and Aroghene Eghwubare

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User Perception of Library and Information Services in Agricultural Science Universities in South India: An Evaluative Study, B. U. Kannappanavar and H.M. Chidananda Swamy

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A Study of the Usefulness of Pakistan Library Automation Group's (PakLAG) Services, Muhammad Ajmal Khan and Khalid Mahmood

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The Web 2.0 Contradiction: Commercial and Library Use, Tibor Koltay

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Academic Library Websites in Bangalore City, India: An Evaluative Study, P.V. Konnur, S. Rajani, and M. Madhusudhan

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THE IMPACT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) IN NIGERIAN UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES, Dorcas Krubu and Kingsley Osawaru

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Faculty Use of Internet Services at a University of Agriculture and Technology, Devendra Kumar

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Reading Habits of Senior Secondary Students at Allahabad City, U.P., India, Devendra Kumar and M. M.A. Ansari

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Chaucer, Books, and the Poetic Library, David C. Kupfer

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Fund Raising for Academic Libraries: What Works, What Doesn’t?, MIchael Lorenzen

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Information Use among Working Women in the Associated Cement Company (ACC) Wadi, Gulbarga: A Survey, S. Machendranath and V.T. Kamble

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School Libraries in India: Present-day Scenario, Preeti Mahajan

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Attitudes towards the Internet: A Survey of LIS Professionals in Pakistan,, Khalid Mahmood

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The Availability, Organization, and Use of Archival Records: A Study of Public Archives Agencies in the Northwestern States of Nigeria, A. A. Maidabino

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Collection Security Issues in Malaysian Academic Libraries: An Exploratory Survey, Abass Atiku Maidabino

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Information Acceptance and ICT Resistance: Promoting the Role of Information in Rural Community Development, Yushiana Mansoor and Manir Abdullahi Kamba

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Creating a Positive Learning Environment with a Guest Speaker, Hikaru Nakano

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Digital Divide: Bridging the Gap through ICT in Nigerian Libraries, W. O. Nkanu and Henry Itohowo Okon

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Reforming or Rejecting the Reference Desk: Conflict and Continuity in the Concept of Reference, David S. Nolen

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A Comparison of Term Clusters for Tokenized Words Collected from Controlled Vocabularies, User Keyword Searches, and Online Documents, Elaine Maytag Nowick, Daryl Travnicek, Kent Eskridge, and Stephen Stein

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The Role and Responsibility of the Library in Consolidating Research in Nigerian Private Universities: A Case Study of Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State, Dr. Anthonia Nwabueze, Isaac Echezonam Anyira, Oghenetega Ivwighreghweta, and Oghenovo Kelvin Onoriode

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Theses, Projects, and Africana Materials Management in Nigerian Academic Libraries: The Case of Hezekiah Oluwasanmi Library, Chinwe M.T. Nweze

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The Use of ICT in Nigerian Universities: A Case Study of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Chinwe M.T. Nweze

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Information and Communication Technologies for Educational Development: The Case of Cybercafés at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, Chinwe M.T. Nwezeh

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The Impact of the Information Society on the Library and Information Science Profession, Obiora Nwosu and Esoswo F. Ogbomo

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The Impact of the Information Society on the Library and Information Science Profession, Obiora Nwosu and Esoswo F. Ogbomo

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Automated Indexing: The Key to Information Retrieval in the 21st Century, Tony I. Obaseki

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Scientific Research in Librarianship: A Panacea for Library Development in Nigeria, Tony I. Obaseki, Salisu Dasuki Ibrahim, and Julliet N. Momoh

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Access to Agricultural Information by Fish Farmers in Niger Delta Region of Nigeria, Margaret U. Ogboma

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Publication Output of Librarians in Tertiary Institutions: A Case Study of Delta State University, Abraka, Nigeria, Esoswo Francisca Ogbomo

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The Effect of Library Use Education as a Course on Library Patronage: A Case Study of LAUTECH Library, Ogbomoso, Nigeria, T.A. Ogunmodede and E.N. Emeahara

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Survey of Staff and Organization of Private Secondary School Libraries in Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State, Samuel O. Ogunniyi and Micheal Jato

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Electronic Information Seeking Among LIS Postgraduate Students at Makerere University, Uganda, C. Okello-Obura and J. R. Ikoja-Odongo

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Globalization and ICT in Academic Libraries in Nigeria: The Way Forward, Rose B. Okiy

Retrospective Conversion in Two Nigerian University Libraries: A Comparative Study of Kenneth Dike Library and Obafemi Awolowo University Library, Francisca Okoroma

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The Use of Impact Factor in the Appraisal of Academic Librarians in Nigeria, Michael Onuchukwu Okoye

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Acquisition and Use of Library Resources in a University of Technology: A Statistical Record Assessment, Towolawi K. Oluwakemi and J. A. Adeyemi

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Evaluation of References in Dissertations and Theses against the Holdings in a University Library, Florence Adeola Omoba and Beatrice Adeyoji Fabunmi

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Effects of Information and Communication Technology on Research and Development Activities: The FIIRO Experience, O.O. Onilude and O.R. Apampa

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Personal and Socio-Economic Determinants of Agricultural Information Use by Farmers in the Agricultural Development Programme (ADP) Zones of Imo State, Nigeria, Umunna Nnaemeka Opara

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Information Technology, Quality Assurance, and Academic Library Management, L.F. Osinulu and O.I. Amusa

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Preserving Information-Bearing Material in Higher Education Institutions in Nigeria, Robert Orotomah Ovowoh and Basil Enemute Iwhiwhu

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Information Seeking Behaviour of Polytechnic Students: The Case of Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana Nigeria, Kehinde Abayomi Owolabi, Mutair Afolabi Jimoh, and Sylvester Chinedu Okpeh

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Information Flow Patterns in Organizations: The Library in Focus, Joyce Chinyere Oyadonghan

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THE ROLE OF AUDITORS IN FRAUD DETECTION, PREVENTION AND REPORTING IN NIGERIA, Ayobami Oluwagbemiga Oyinlola Mr

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Justification for Reform in Library and Information Science Education in Nigerian Universities, R. E. Ozioko and A. U. Nwabueze

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Web Affinity: A Study of Undergraduate Students in Nigerian Universities, Obuh Alex Ozoemelem

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The Great Library of Alexandria?, Heather Philips

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"Can't Anyone Be a Teacher Anyway?": Student Perceptions of Academic Librarians as Teachers, Mark Aaron Polger and Karen Okamoto

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Information Access Patterns of Faculty in Arts and Sciences Colleges in Chidambaram, T. Prabakaran, Dr. P. Ravichandran, M.G. Sathiyamurthy, and Dr. K. Vijayakumar

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Digital Images, Management and Metadata: The Long Tail, or the Order of Order?, Caroline Zentner Raasch

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Influence of Factors in Provision of Networked Services: An Empirical Study in India, Srinavasa Rao and B.K. Choudhury

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Information Seeking Behaviour of Researchers in Central Drug Research Institute (CDRI), Lucknow, Dr. M. Mazoom Raza, Sarwat Fatima, and Ashok Kumar Upadhyay

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Use of Information Sources by Research Scholars: A Case Study of Gulbarga University, Shankar Reddy

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Internet Use Behavior and Attitude of College Students: a Survey of Leadership Colleges' Network, Muhammad Safdar, Khalid Mahmood, and Saima Qutab

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Internet Access and Use by Students of Private Universities in Ogun State, Nigeria, M.O. Salaam and A.M. Adegbore

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On Boredom, Information Systems, and the Practice of Good Reading, Alberto Salarelli

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Assessment of Information Literacy skills among the Science students of Andhra University: A survey, C Sasikala and V Dhanraju

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“Not I” Said the Pig: Who Defends Intellectual Freedom for Librarians?, Jean-Mark Sens

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Model Development as a Research Tool: An Example of PAK-NISEA, Farzana Shafique and Khalid Mahmood

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Status of Textile Engineering College Libraries in Haryana, India, Chetan Sharma and Rajender Kumar

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A Systems Approach to Book Search in a Library, Kiran Sharma and Dhruv Sharma