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DR (MRS) NGOZI BLESSING UKACHI

img1Ngozi Blessing Ukachi holds a B.Sc in Library Science (Abia State University), Master of Library and Information Science (University of Ibadan, 2006) and Doctor Of Philosophy in Library and Information Science (University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 2013). She also holds a Diploma in Computer (University of Lagos, 2001). A chartered Librarian and a member of professional bodies such as: Nigerian Library Association, American Library Association, and International Federation of Library Association (IFLA). She is currently in the Acquisition Unit of the library and is very proficient in cataloguing and classification of varying library resources. She is professionally interested in the areas of electronic resources use and Information Technology application to library services and, has also presented papers locally and internationally in these areas of study. She won the "Essay Competition Award for IFLA 2010 (organized by the Academic and Research Section of IFLA) which she received in Gothenburg, Sweden. She is also the first Nigerian to win the IFLA/OCLC Early Career Development Fellowship Award in 2012. Ngozi is presently the Vice Chairperson, Information Technology Section of Nigerian Library Association.

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS IN LEARNED JOURNALS:

(1) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2007) "Information Needs, Sources and Information Seeking Behaviour of Rural Women in Badagry, Lagos, Nigeria". Information Trends. Vols. 4 & 5.

(2) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2008) "Utilization of Information Communication Technologies in Reference Services: Threats and Challenges". The Information Technologist. Vol. 5 No. 2.

(3) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2008) "Impacts of Information Communication Technologies on Reference Services: case study of Selected Academic Libraries in South- West, Nigeria". Borno Library, Archival and Information Science Journal. Vol. 7 No. 2

(4) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2010) "Library and Information Science Professionals and Skills Set for the Electronic Information Environment" Journal of Library and Information Science. Vol.17 No.1 & 2

(5) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2011) "Librarians and Health Workers: Partnering and Collaborating to Support Free Access to Health Information in Nigeria". Collaborative Librarianship. Vol 3, No 4 (Online Journal). Accessible at:

http://www.collaborativelibrarianship.org/index.php/jocl/article/view/178/120.

(6) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2011) "Electronic Information Resources and undergraduate Users' Patronage in University of Lagos Library: a Survey". International Journal of Information Research. Vol. 1 No. 2

(7) Anasi, Stella N. & Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2011) "Millenium Development Goals, Information Literacy and Young Women Empowerment: the Role of cialis prix an NGO Resource Centre" International Journal of Information Research. Vol. 1 No. 2

(8) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2012) "Awareness, Availability and Utilization of Open Source Software in Nigerian Libraries: The Way Forward". International Research Journal of Library, Information and Archival Studies. Vol 1. No. 1. Accessible at:

http://interesjournals.org/IRJLIAS/pdf/2012/January/Ukachi.pdf

(9) Ukachi, Ngozi B. & John-Okeke, Rita (2012) "MTN Foundation's Digital Library Project in Nigerian Universities: an Evaluative Studies". Abuja Inforlib: Journal of Library and Information Science. Vol. 6 No. 1&2.

(10) Anunobi, Chinwe, Ukwoma, Scholastica & Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2012) "Coping with the Challenges of the Digital World: the Experience of Nigerian Female Library and Information Professionals" New Review of Academic Librarianship. Vol. 18. No. 2. Accessible at:

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13614533.2012.708005.

(11) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2012) "Knowledge Societies and Sustainable Development: the Roles of Libraries". Madonna Journal of Research in Library and Information Science. Vol. 2 No. 1

(12) Ukwoma, Scholastica, Obaseki, Tony I. and Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2012) Electronic Publishing and Open Access to Information: the Nigerian Situation. Brazilian Journal of Information Science. Vol. 6 No. 2.


BOOKS AND MONOGRAPHS PUBLISHED

(13) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2011) Directories of Librarians in Lagos State, Nigeria. Lagos: SGV Limited

(14) Ukachi, Ngozi B. (2011) Application of ICT and Effective Reference Services: Nigerian Academic Libraries in Focus. Germany: VDM Verlag.