JLIS abstracts


MOHAMMED (Zakari). Networking Library and Information Service : The case of Nigerian University Library Systems. 19,2;1994;126-39

Discusses the development and state of cooperative ventures among Nigerian University Libraries highlights the need for an automated network for Nigerian University Library systems. Advocates for the application of Star LAN system in all the Nigerian University Libraries. Suggests that LANS be linked online to a nationwide MAN in hierarchical structures operational in distributed system under an interactive regime. Proposes 4-level hierarchical administrative structure to man the network systems at local, zonal and national levels of operation.