Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Date of this Version

Summer 7-3-2019


This paper addresses the management of social media and electronic resources in Nigerian libraries and the issues associated with their use which could be because of human and /or material resources. Participants were acquainted with intentional approach on how to use and manage social media and electronic information resources to promote e-resources to library community for effective library and information service delivery. However, some challenges were encountered, and strategies proffered. Conclusion and recommendation were drawn that Social media and electronic resources are used for innovative library and information service delivery. Policy framework and policy guideline should be provided for selection and acquisition of e-resources. Libraries should ensure that they train librarians who will be experts in handling and Managing media and electronic resource systems which are more complex than library management systems.



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