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The paper examines the various electronic resources in University of Lagos, use and impact of electronic resources on productivity of end users.A questionnaire survey was used for data collection, and 82 out of a 100 were returned.The analysis of data collected covered awareness of electronic resources use of, impact of use of electronic resources on the academic productivity of respondents and problems faced by researchers while using electronic resources. The study found that the e-mail and Internet are the most used of the e-resources. There was a general indication that respondents did not receive adequate training in the use of electronic resources. Inadequate infrastructure is a major factor that hinders users from using electronic resources. The paper provides suggestions for further improvement of use of electronic resources in order reap the benefits of the innovation in the University of Lagos.