About The DU Library

Dominican University Library

Dominican University is the flowering and fruition of the intellectual heritage for which the Dominican have been known for the past 800 years.

Welcome to Dominican University Library. As an academic library we are committed to assisting you achieve your academic goals through making available materials and resources in any formats you may desire. Our goal is to provide you with information resources in a comfortable environment.

Mrs. Chigozie Blessing Mba (CLN), BLS (UNIMAID), MLIS (IBADAN)
Ag. University Librarian

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Our Collections

In DU library, we have in our collections arrays of informational materials in different fields of knowledge such as

Basic and Applied Sciences

The goal of basic science is to expand or explore the knowledge in a particular field. Applied Science. Applied science is an application of acquired knowledge

Arts and Humanities

Humanities are academic disciplines that study aspects of human society and culture.Art is a diverse range of human activities in creating visual, auditory or performing artifacts (artworks), expressing the author's imaginative, conceptual ideas

Social sciences and Education

Social science involves the study of people and their interactions with each other, with their social and political institutions and with their environments

OUR UNITS


Our library is divided into units, this is to enable us serve you more efficiently and effectively. Each of these Units has a unique method of service delivery for your comfort. The following units exist in DU library:

Cataloguing and Classification

In library and information science, cataloging is the process of creating metadata representing information resources, such as books, sound recordings, moving images, etc

Reference

The Reference section of the Library houses the Library's reference books, which are those materials that are meant to aid research by providing quick and accessible information on any particular topic. These materials are usually used to find facts or provide broad overviews of topics.

Circulation/Readers Services

The main public service point is the circulation desk or loans desk, usually found near the main entrance of a library. It provides lending services and facilities for return of loaned items

Collection Development / Acquisition

The Collection Development Librarian and faculty work together to build the Libraries' collection.

Serials

Serial is expected to continue indefinitely. Serials include magazines, newspapers, annuals (such as reports, yearbooks, and directories), journals, memoirs, proceedings, transactions of societies, and monographic series

Archives

An archive is an accumulation of historical records or the physical place they are located. Archival collections can often be found within library buildings

Binding/Reprography

The Bindery/Reprography Unit is headed by a senior staff that works with other subordinates to make sure all the activities carried out in the unit are effectively and efficiently done

Get in Touch

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