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Prince Jacon Igwe

Department of Library and Information Science at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Biography

Born and brought up in Aba, Nigeria, Prince Jacon Igwe was trained in the Department of Library and Information Science at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. In 2016 he joined the service of the university as an Assistant Librarian at Nnamdi Azikiwe Library, the mother library of the institution which oversees the University of Nigeria Law Library and the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Medical Library. He is a 25 year old academic with huge interest in the way social media is reshaping every facet of library and information service delivery.

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Social Media Librarianship in Academic Libraries: Optimizing Trends for Real-Time User Engagement through Digital Billboards

Purple Room

Abstract Academic libraries across the world are steadily incorporating social media as a means to achieving their primary concern of supporting teaching and research in their respective higher institutions. Yet, there appears to be little concern for constant and instant conversation with users on these platforms. As a remedy to this, this paper makes a […]

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