Okoye CV



Vision   Statement                            


To make the library a world class centre of learning where conducive environment that fosters taught, teaching, learning research and scholarship reigns supreme.


Mission Statement


  • To make library an access point institution to global information resources and services in all subject fields.
  • To provide the most user-friendly environment for teaching , learning and research so that the University Library becomes the centre-piece of scholarly activities in the University system
  • To collaborate with Faculties in the common enterprise of knowledge generation, organization, preservation and effective dissemination.


The Service Charter: (Who I am and what I do)


Who I am: My Brief Profile.


NAME: Okoye, Michael Onuchukwu



Qualifications                        Institutions Attended                                    Dates


PhD,                                       University of Nigeria, Nsukka,                       2002.

MLS                                       University of Ibadan, Ibadan,                       1982

B.Sc.                                       University of Nigeria. Nsukka.                       1979




University Teaching Experiences


Advanced Cataloguing LIS 513                     2002

Use of Library and Study Skills GSP 111      2007-

Supervision of Teaching of GSP 111            2007-2014

Lectured in Library and Information Science Department of Madonna University, Nigeria during my sabbatical (2014-2015).


Masters Degree Dissertations


Content Reader, MLS Proposal of Olubiyo, Peter O PG/MLS/08/50344                2011

Content Reader, MLS Proposal of John-Okeke, Rita Chinelo PG/MLS/10/57501 2011


Lectures Delivered at PhD Students’ Contacts


Influence of ICT on Libraries

Library Resources and Formats used in Academic Research.




I have many publications in both national and international journals




Qualification                                     Institution                                           Dates

CLN (Chartered Librarian                 LRCN ( Librarian Registration                      2005

Of Nigeria)                                         Council of Nigeria )


What I do


  • Administers the University Library whenever the University Librarian is unavoidably absent.
  • Organizes reception of members of visiting external organizations/ bodies coming into the University library.
  • Presides over preliminary Departmental Academic, Senior administrative and Technical Staff (SATS) Appraisals.
  • Represents University Librarian at University Central Appraisal Committee for Senior Administrative and Technical Staff.(SATS)
  • Represents University Librarian at several courtesy calls on the Vice-Chancellor.
  • Represents University Librarian at a number of high profile University Committees..
  • Coordinates Library component in respect of successful accreditation of Faculty of Engineering.
  • Organises Library training for staff from other departments.
  • Participates in populating Koha’s (Integrated Library System) server.
  • Participates in editing, uploading and archiving institutional repositories in DSpace’s server
  • Organises University Library Consultancy Services for Faculty of Engineering.
  • Supervises both academic and non-academic Library staff.
  • Enforces discipline in the University Library.