International Journal of Development in Information and Library Sciences Vol.3 No. 1&2
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OGONWA, JACINTA I.
Delta State Polytechnic
This study examines the role of communication as a factor of improving library services in Delta state polytechnic library, Ogwashi-Uku. Nigeria. The study is a descriptive research. The population consists of 3,504 registered users and 50 library staff. From the target population, the sample size of 150 was randomly selected. 130 were library users while 20 were library staff. 120 library users and 20 members of staff returned completed questionnaires. Simple percentages were used to analyze the data collected.
The finding shows that communication channels in the library should be improved to enhanced good communication between library staff and library users. Library management should make available up-to-date materials to library users. Internet facilities should be made available for good communication.