Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln


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This study is designed to explore user behaviour and overall user’s usage behaviour based on use of electronic information resources. The purpose of the study is to evaluate and develop user friendly smart e-library management system and to ascertain the extent to which users will increase their use of smart e-library management system based on usage of e-resources by user per time. Rapid Application Development methodology and Matomo data analytics was used to present results in graphical charts and curves. The results obtained as overall users’ behaviour analytic shows that the whole registered users behaviour accessed the e-resources and used the smart e-library Management System to their satisfaction. After examining the characteristics of the existing systems and their bottleneck. It was established that such system need improvement in the future especially in the area of data processing. It was recommended that management of Modibbo Adama University Yola in future research should include and expand the existing framework to enable it evaluate data, it was also recommended that Microsoft silver light software be used in the next upgrade because of its improved functionalities and flexibility and finally, it was strongly recommended that oracle should be used in the next upgrade so as to improve data security.