Library Philosophy and Practice (LPP) (ISSN 1522-0222) is a peer-reviewed electronic journal owned and published by the University Libraries of the University of Nebraska--Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA. LPP 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. Bibliometric, scientometric, and literature review articles are only considered if they treat topics in the area of Library and Information Science. LPP is an international journal that embraces the concept of World Englishes and International English. Well-written articles in any variety of academic English are welcomed.

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KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES IN LIBRARIES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW, Mercy ABAH, Nasir Koranteng Asiedu, and DeGraft Johnson Dei

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Adoption of Demand Driven Acquisition among Malaysian Academic Libraries: The Mediating Effect of Readiness, Noorhidawati Abdullah and Aliyu Olugbenga Yusuf

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INFORMATION OVERLOAD AND RESEARCH PRODUCTIVITY OF LIBRARIANS AT UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN LIBRARY, GIDEON ABOWHA

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User Satisfaction on Library Resources and Services: A Case Study of Pontifical Institute of Theology and Philosophy Alwaye (PIA) Library at Mangalapuzha Campus, Prakash Abraham and Neetha Devan Sabu

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Work Place Evaluation and Change Demand in State University Libraries, Odisha: A Future Perspective Based on Users Opinion’s, Shubhasmita Acharya Mrs

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Influence of Information Literacy and Information use on competence of Community Health Practitioners in Ibadan, Nigeria, Iseoluwa Adedokun Mr

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An Assessment of Information Literacy Competence of Doctoral Students in Universities in Ogun State, Adesola Adekunle and Ezinwanyi Madukoma

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Research Self-Efficacy and Research Productivity of Doctoral Students in Universities in Ogun State, Adesola Paul Adekunle and Ezinwanyi Madukoma

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Information Sources, Trust and World War: Libraries' Role in Preventing Wars, Adebowale Jeremy Adetayo, Abayomi Ebenezer Adesoye, and Oluwaseun Odunayo Babalola

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Leveraging Digital Infopreneurship for Financial Well-Being of Academic Librarians: The Nigerian Perspective, Adebowale Jeremy Adetayo, Aishatu Ibrahim Suleiman, and Musbau Olajire Ayodele

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Assessing Undergraduates Social competence on Social Media in Nigeria, 'Niran Adetoro Prof and Benedict Ifeanyi Okike

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CHALLENGES OF COPYRIGHT PROTECTION IN THE DIGITAL AGE: THE NIGERIAN PERSPECTIVE, Albert Olu. Adetunji and Nosakhare Okuonghae Mr.

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EFFECT OF INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS ON SERVICES OF PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS IN TAKORADI GHANA, Mark Quaye Affum

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INFORMATION LITERACY AND ITS IMPACT ON ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARIES IN SELECTED PUBLIC ORGANISATIONS, Mark Quaye Affum

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THE EFFECT OF INTERNET ON STUDENTS STUDIES: A REVIEW, Mark Quaye Affum

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INFORMATION LITERACY SKILLS, TEACHERS’ SELF-EFFICACY AND USE OF INFORMATION RESOURCES BY SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS IN SELECTED SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN IJEBU ODE LOCAL GOVERNMENT, OGUN STATE., Opeyemi Ebenezer Afolabi, Oluwaseyi Esther Afolabi, and Marcus Oladotun Aragbaye

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The National Library of Pakistan: A Survey of Users’ Satisfaction, Muhammad Afzal and Pervaiz Ahmad Prof. Dr.

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Use of Cyber Library: A comparative study of undergraduate and postgraduate students, Kritika Agarwal and Babita Jaiswal

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PERCEIVED INFLUENCE OF BIBLIOTHERAPY ON THE REHABILITATION OF DRUG ADDICTS IN SOUTH-WEST, NIGERIAN TEACHING HOSPITALS: AN INVESTIGATIVE STUDY, Priscilla Abike Agbetuyi, Bolanle Oluwafunke Adeleye, and Joseph Kehinde Omolade

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Sources of Library Information Needs for Climate Change Adaptation among Rural Farmers in South Eastern Nigeria, Abaobi David Agbo PhD, Christian Sunday Ugwuanyi PhD, and Onyinye Regina Ekere Mrs

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Extent of Provision of Library information for Climate Change Adaptation among Rural Farmers in Nigeria, Abaobi David Agbo PhD, Christian Sunday Ugwuanyi PhD, Onyinye Regina Ekere Mrs, and Nkechi Idoko PhD

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The Effect of Library Orientation Programme on the Use of Library Resources by New Students in the University of Education, Winneba. (UEW), Joseph Owuraku Agyeiku, Joseph Owuraku Agyeiku Mr, Joseph Owuraku Agyeiku, and Joseph owuraku Agyeiku. Mr

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Comparative Study for Assessment of Koha and SLIMS Features in Public Sector College Libraries of Sindh, Aijaz Akhter Ahmedani, Khurram Shahzad, Rashid Siddique, and Sara Khan

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Never Give Up! From LAMP To Koha: A Case Of University Of Engineering & Technology, Taxila Library, Bashir Ahmed, Rubina Bhatti Prof. Dr., and Shakeel Ahmad Khan Dr.

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USE OF ACADEMIC LIBRARY IN DIGITAL REVOLUTION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA, Yakub Olayinka AHMED, Idirs SULAIMAN, and Okah Mary ONOJAH

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Mapping of Highly Cited Articles Published in The Journal of Academic Librarianship, Zia Ahmed, Ikram Ul Haq, Mumtaz Hussain Satti, and Fayaz Ul Haq

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SOCIAL MEDIA: ACCESS TO REFERENCE SERVICES BY STUDENTS IN A UNIVERSITY LIBRARY IN SOUTH-EAST, NIGERIA, Nancy Chinenyenwa Akagha Mrs, Samuel Kelechukwu Ibenne Dr, Ifeyinwa Blessing Okoye Dr, and Ogechi Iheanacho-Kelechi Mrs

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Creating Digital Archive using Dspace: A Case Study of National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Pakistan, faheem Akbar

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Attitude as Predictor of Academic Achievement of Students in Introduction to Library Studies in Federal Colleges of Education in Southern Nigeria, Johnson Ayodeji Akerele, Akin Awoyemi, and Samuel Oke Ogunniyi PhD

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Electronic Health (e-health) Literacy among Undergraduate University Students, Kalsoom Akhtar, Shazia Yusuf Dr, Samar Fahd Dr, and Imran Ajmal

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MARKETING OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES IN TWO MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS IN LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA, Helen Olubunmi Akinade and Adeyemi Adewale Akinola

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A MATHEMATICAL MODEL FOR THE ADOPTION OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY IN SCHOOL LIBRARIES IN NIGERIA, Helen Olubunmi Jaiyeola Akinade, Jeremiah Ademola Balogun, and Peter Adebayo Idowu

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Physical Work Environment and Job Satisfaction of Library Personnel in Academic Libraries in Ogun state, Nigeria, Omolara Olufunmilayo Akinlade, Fredrick O. Ajegbomogun, and Nancy Okorie Ph.D

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INFLUENCE OF ELECTRONIC REFERENCE ON USERS’ SATISFACTION IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES, Anulika Akpunonu

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A STUDY ON THE USE OF ACADEMIC SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES (ASNSs) BY PROFESSIONAL LIBRARIANS IN PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES IN AKWA IBOM STATE, NIGERIA, Nse E. Akwang PhD, CLN

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User-Centered Problem-Based Learning at Learning Commons: In Search of a Unique Learning Pedagogy in Academia, Mohammed Khalid Alam and Youji Kohda

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The Use of Personal Digital Archiving For Effective Learning During Pandemic Covid-19, Naufal Ahmad Rijalul Alam

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Unlocking the Rusty Padlock: The Role of the Scientific Tradition of Pesantren Karanggedang on the Literacy Development in the Surrounding Village Community, Amri Mahbub Alfathon, Achmad Riyadi Alberto, and Aldila Putri Hakmi

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Academic Libraries during the COVID-19 in the Higher Education Institutions: A Case of Supporting Role to an Online Academic Activities, Basharat Ali, Nazia Malik, and Rustum Ali

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MEASURING INFORMATION LITERACY SKILLS OF MBBS STUDENTS, Imran Ali, Rashid Siddique, and Khurram Shahzad

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PRESERVATION OF LIBRARY MATERIALS: A CASE OF A PUBLIC LIBRARY WITHIN THE ACCRA METROPOLITAN AREA OF GHANA, Deborah Nyamewaah Amankwah Mrs., Albert Paa Kojo Ebi Bilson Mr., and Gloria Atisoe Ms.

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30-year bibliometric analysis of digital library studies, Muhammad Muhajir Aminy

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UTILIZATION OF LIBRARY RESOURCES FOR ACADEMIC ACTIVENESS AMONG UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS IN NIGERIAN TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS, Mercy Ifunanya Ani PhD, David Onyeamaechi Ekeh PhD, Chuks Marcel Ezemoyih PhD, Catherine Mbana Okpara, Ogochukwu Faith Igu, Chidiebere Cordelia Ojemuyide, Ifeoma Roseline Iketaku PhD, and Pauline O. Nebo PhD

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Influence of Offline and Online Access Skills on Motivation to Access Institutional Repositories, Indah Wijaya Antasari

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Challenges of The Industrial Revolution Era 1.0 to 5.0 : University Digital Library In Indoensia, Merlin Apriliyanti and Ilham M

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Internet Usage for Research and Learning Among University Students in Nigeria, Oberiri Destiny Apuke and Elif Asude Tunca

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Pivotal role of Information Communication Technology in Record and Archive Management, Marcus Aragabye, Oluwaseyi Awe, Mideenuhy Isiaq, Aisha Folarin, Abdullah Badmus, Shukurot Akorede, Adebukola Akinwale, and Doocivir Annune

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Justification of Manual Classification of Information Resource in ICT Age in Nigeria, Marcus Oladotun Aragabye

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ICT Literacy of Vocational High School Teachers of Construction and Property Engineering Expertise Program, Anas Arfandi, Panennungi T., Onesimus Sampebua’, Hamidah Suryani, and Nahriana -

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Where did librarianship go in the teaching curricula of iSchools?, Muhammad Arif Dr., Miguel Baptista Nunes Prof., and Saima Kanwal Dr.

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AWARENESS AND RELEVANCE OF INFOPRENEURSHIP AMONG LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCES (LIS) PRINCE ABUBAKAR AUDU UNIVERSITY, ANYIGBA, KOGI STATE NIGERIA, Olutayo Arowosola, Musa Kashim, Lamidi Blessimg Oyizea, Ochai Joseph, and Adam Hussena

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The tracking of paper usage data versus citation counts for Library Philosophy and Practice, Rumiye Arslan, Keziban Orbay, and Metin Orbay

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Business Information Needs of Culinary Entrepreneurs in Wonopringgo Village, Pekalongan, Central Java, Azra Arumaisha and Taufik Asmiyanto

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SOCIAL INCLUSION LIBRARY PROMOTION STRATEGY THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA, Andi Asari, Djoko Saryono, Nora Lina Mohd Hussain, and Robby Asyari

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Electronic Information Resources Use, Quality Reference Service Delivery And Academic Performance Of Final Year Students In Colleges Of Education In Lagos State, Nigeria, Bolanle Badirat Ashiru, Adegbore Muritala, Olalekan Abiola Awujoola, and Oyinola Oluwaseun Bayowa

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Online Information Searching Techniques: An Investigation from Library Science Professionals, MUHAMMAD ASIF and Shakeel Ahmad Khan

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Adopting Green Practices: Challenges for University Libraries of Pakistan, Muhammad Asim and Pervaiz Ahmad Prof. Dr.

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Adoption of Green Practices in University Libraries of Pakistan: A Qualitative Study, Muhammad Asim and Pervaiz Ahmad Prof. Dr.

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Community Libraries in the Capital of Pakistan: current status, issues, and perspectives, Muhammad Asim, Dr. Amjid Khan, and Sheikh Muhammad Arshad

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ISSN Registration Services in Indonesia: Problems and Solutions, Dwi Ridho Aulianto

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Understanding the Usage of Anti-Plagiarism Software: Lessons from Malaysian Communities, Shipra Awasthi, Muhamad Ikhwan Mohd Zain, and Shiva Kanaujia Sukula

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Bibliometric Analysis On Human Resource Management In The Library Based On SCOPUS Platform From 1969-2021, Lallawm awmi, Lalngai zuali, and Lalduh zuali

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Control Mechanism And Punishment Strategies As Correlates Of Deviant Behaviour Reduction Among Undergraduates In Public University Libraries In South-West, Nigeria, Olalekan Abiola awujoola and oyinola Oluwaseun Bayowa

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Creating Community of Young Readers during Covid-19 Lockdown: A Comprehensive Study of a Digital Reading Platform: Storyweaver, Shaveta Azad and Rupak Chakravarty Prof.

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Connecting the Dots: Relation Mapping using Literature Connector and Network Visualization, Shaveta Azad, Priyanka ., Atasi Sinhababu, and Rupak Chakravarty

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The Relevance of the Five New Laws of Librarianship to the Development of Mosque Libraries in Indonesia, Ahmad Amir Aziz

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Extent of Involvement of Planning and Coordination Practices For Conflict Management in College Of Education Libraries in South-East and South-South Nigeria, Chioma Azubuike,

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Use of Electronic Resources in Teaching and Learning in Secondary Schools in Enugu State during COVID 19 Era: How Effective?, Elizabeth Titilope Babarinde, David Abobi Agbo, and Victoria Olayemi Fagbemi

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Correlations between Work Environment, Affective, Normative, and Continuance Commitments of Library Personnel in Public University Libraries in South-West Nigeria, Ogunbanjo Babatunde, Solomon Olusegun Awonus, and Ifedamola Olaniy

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ICT Competence and Attitude among Faculty members related Review of Literature from the period 2012-2021, M M. Bachalapur Dr. and Manjunatha S

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Digital Literacy and Increased Utilization of Higher Education E-Learning in Indonesia : A Literature Review, Heri Cahyo bagus, Ilham M, Merlin Apriliyanti, and Muhammad Yazid

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Library Leaders’ Attitude towards User Care in University Libraries of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad, Mir Bahader, Muhammad Asif Naveed, Rahim Jan, Tahir Jan, and Muhammad Hussain

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INFLUENCE OF ICT USE ON SMEs PERFORMANCE IN NORTH-CENTRAL GEO-POLITICAL ZONE NIGERIA, Olatunji Azeez Bakare Mr., Ezinwanyi Madukoma PhD, and Musa Yila Umar Mr

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Islamic Scholarly Publishing and a Comparative Analysis of Religious Publications in the National Bibliography of Nigeria, Sirajudeen Bakrin and Sirajudeen Femi Bakrin

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Role of Academic Libraries in the age of MOOCs in India, Dr.P.Balasubramanian Subramanian Bala subramanian and Divina Rosiline D’silva Divina

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Influence of Public Library on Human Development concerning Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu, India, Dr.P.Balasubramanian Subramanian Bala subramanian and P Shahnaz Shahnaz

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Preferred Strategies and Use of Electronic Information Resources among the Academic Community: A Case Study, Dr.P.Balasubramanian Subramanian Bala subramanian and Jegan M. S Jegan

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Job Satisfaction among the Library Professionals of Engineering Colleges in South Tamil Nadu, Dr.P.Balasubramanian Subramanian Bala subramanian and P Viji Viji

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Usage of Electronic Resources by the Faculty Members of Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore: A Study, Jeyapragash Balasubramani, Muthuraj Anbalagan, and Prabhu R

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Social Media Mediated Library Services during Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Lockdown: A Case of University of Zambia Library, Boniface Banda Mr. and Pailet Chewe Mr.

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COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT POLICY FOR E-RESOURCES, Santana Baruah and Dr. Anupam Chanda

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CUSTODIAN OF THE JEWISH HISTORY & HERITAGE: AN ACCOUNT OF NATIONAL LIBRARY OF ISRAEL, Qurat ul Ain ul Ain Bashir Dr

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Self-Concept as a Predictor of Librarians' Commitment in University Libraries in Southern Nigeria., Ezeudu Benedicta

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Use of Social Media Platforms for Dissemination of Information and Creating Awareness about Library Resources and Services among Students in Lagos State University, Nigeria, Mausi A. Bokoh Mr., Morenikeji M. Bello Miss, and Adeola A. Idowu Miss

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Assessment of awareness of Farmers on agricultural information services in Mara Region, Tanzania, Evance Mulashani Bonephace, Xuewen Gui, and Peter John Makawia

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Documentation and Preservation of Endangered Manuscripts through Digital Archiving in North-Eastern States of India, Dibanjyoti Buragohain, Manashjyoti Deka, and AMIT KUMAR

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Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Library and Information Science Graduates: A Qualitative Study, Kiran Butt and Pervaiz Ahmad Prof. Dr.

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The Journey of Digital Library Establishment in Pakistan: A Systematic Literature Review, Kiran Butt, Amjid Khan, and Pervaiz Ahmad

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Veterinary Medicine Students' Use of Library Resources and Access to Scientific Papers, Noel W. Cabfilan

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A Study on UGC-CARE Journals of Library and Information Science, Partha Chattopadhyay Librarian and Bikash Kumar Halder Librarian

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Library Support Services at the University of Zambia amid the Covid-19 Pandemic: A SWOT Matrix, Pailet Chewe, Zachary Zulu Mr., Mercy M. Wamunyima Mrs., Given M. Kuntumoya Ms, Celine M. Mwafulilwa Mrs., Sarah T. Gwayi Mrs., Fabian Kakana Mr., Eness M.M. Chitumbo Mrs., Gelvazio Sakala Mr., Christine W. Kanyengo Ms, Judith Banda Mrs, and Francina N.S. Makondo Mrs.

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Digital fatigue: are librarians at universities in Zimbabwe spared?, Blessing Chiparausha

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UTILIZATION OF OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE IN UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES IN THE SOUTH-SOUTH NIGERIA, Chukwuemeka Chukwueke

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Factors Influencing Career Choice among Secondary School Students in Aba North of Abia State and Implications for School Library Development, Ndubuisi Eze Chukwu, Chinenye Ifeoma Ogidi, Immaculata N. Akaneme, and Leonard Chidi Ilechukwu

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BEHAVIORAL PATTERN OF INFORMATION SEEKING USERS OF NATIONAL LIBRARY, KOLKATA, sankha subhra das and P Balasubramanian

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Copyright, Altruism, Trust Factors In the Use of Institutional Repositories by Teachers of Northeast Central Universities of Assam, Susmita Das and Mukut Sarmah

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Creating relevance in the Nigerian system: the place of Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI), National Bibliography and Curriculum Development., Okhakhu O. David, AKINLONU MOFIYINFOLUWA, EGBEYEMI TAIWO, SAKA ABDULATEEF OMOTOSHO, OTOKITI IFEOLUWA OBALOLUWA, and Jatto Victor Omeiza

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Parent involvement towards children’s reading habit: A focus group survey from Nashik, India, Suvarna P. Desale and Rajendra M. Kumbhar Ph.D.

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MAPPING OF RESEARCH TRENDS OF MALAYSIAN JOURNAL OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE - A SCIENTOMETRIC ANALYSIS, MITHU DEY

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Academic Stress and Coping Mechanism among LIS students during the COVID-19 Pandemic – Route to Resilience and Recuperation, MITHU DEY and SATISH KUMAR