Report on the State of Public Libraries in Nigeria By Librarians’ Registration Council of Nigeria (LRCN)
Access to information is a basic right that people must have for human development and Information Communication Technology (ICT) is the driver of the information economy. It contributes meaningfully to knowledge management; allowing seamless communication of information intelligence; foster increased access to information and enhances faster retrieval and dissemination of information. For Nigeria to be a key player in this global economy, ICT facilities should be effectively and efficiently deployed.
The objectives of the report include:
- To provide data on the state of Public Libraries in Nigeria
- To provide data for mapping of Public Libraries in Nigeria
- Provide data on Public Libraries to enhance decision-making on policy issues