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(University of Zambia, 1986)
Library and Information Science Curricula in Zambia
(SAGE publications, 1999)
While library and information science programmes in Zambia are relevant to the present needs of employers, there is a need to focus more on information technology and the use of non print media to enable graduates to ...
A Library Response to the Massification of Higher Education: The Case of the University of Zambia
(International Association of Universities, 2009-01-01)
This paper looks at the challenges that libraries in Africa face in responding to massification of higher education by discussing the University of Zambia library’s response in library and information resources provision. ...
An Evaluation of Library Support Services for Distance Education Students at University of Zambia
Distance education is one of the most popular forms of education offered world wide to those students who have had no opportunity to enroll full time in various educational institutions including universities. Distance ...
Promoting good governance through freedom of access to information and cersorship to information
Information providing institutions have a national role to play in promoting democracy and good governance in their countries by ensuring that there is effective free flow of information and knowledge between the government ...
IT skills needs for collection development at the University of Botswana Library
The rapid and continuing evolution of information technology has occasioned large stocks of electronic resources in libraries and created pressure for both library professionals and users to continue learning in order to ...
Managing digital information resources in Africa: Preserving the integrity of scholarship
Permanent access and storage of recorded knowledge resources have been the cornerstone of libraries for centuries. Preserving the integrity of scholarship is one of the greatest challenges facing librarians and information ...
LIS training and education in Zambia
The slow start and difficult progress of training and education for librarianship in Zambia before and since independence is described. Problems identified include, state control, luck of funds, shortage of qualified ...
Information provision to students using mobile phones: A case study of the University of Zambia Library
(Zambia Library Association, 2009-01-01)
Provision of library and information services using mobile telephones is gaining popularity among library users worldwide. And some libraries have taken advantage of this technology in order to introduce new library services ...
Short Communications: Internet in the Library; Potentials
(Archlib & Information services ltd, 1997-04)
The internet has become one of the most important media of communication of our times. Its impact on information providers and seekers is tremendous. The library being one of the key players in the provision of information ...