American Journal of Information Science and Technology

Volume 5, Issue 1, March 2021

  • Ethnographic Inquiry at the Library: Analyzing Relations to Understand the Barriers to Public Reading

    Mariangela Roselli

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 1-11
    Received: 16 November 2020
    Accepted: 1 December 2020
    Published: 25 January 2021
    Abstract: A number of sociological inquiries over the last twenty years have demonstrated the pertinence and usefulness of an ethnographic approach to studying the relationship between library users and professionals, between the users and the “objects” on offer at the library, and between people and the spaces created for them. the interactions observed in ... Show More
  • Observance of COVID 19 Protocols and Effective Use of Library Resources and Services in the State Universities in North Central, Nigeria

    Nathaniel Agbo Oche

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 12-18
    Received: 24 December 2020
    Accepted: 6 January 2021
    Published: 23 February 2021
    Abstract: The emergence of COVID 19 has led to total or partial lockdown around the world, thereby restricting movements as well as physical contacts. COVID 19 could be contracted through touching infected book shelves, books, catalogue cabinet, reading carrels and tables, among others. At the same time, adequate information is required to prevent and manage... Show More