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img1Yetunde Zaid is a senior librarian and the Head of Readers' Service Department of the University Library, University of Lagos. She holds a Ph.D in Library Science from the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. She is a member of the Nigerian Library Association (NLA) and American Library Association (ALA). Her research focus is on electronic organization and retrieval of information, information resource management and gender studies. She have keen interest in ensuring facilitated access to current and relevant information to meet users' needs for research and development and networking with other librarians and educators in formal and non-formal settings. She is also involved in information management roles to some organizations in volunteering capacity.



1. Popoola, S. O & Zaid, Y. A. (2015). Effective leadership, self efficacy, emotional intelligence, information acquisition and utilization of managers in packaging companies in Nigeria. Information and Knowledge Management, 5(1), 140-149

2. Zaid, Y.A & Okiki, O. C (2014). Building collaboration for an institutional repository in Africa: Transcending barriers , creating opportunities. Journal of Interlibrary loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve, 24(3-4), 103-111

3. Zaid, Y. A., Egberongbe, H. S. & Adekanye, A.E (2014). Needs and sources of information in the treatment and management of breast cancer in Lagos State, Nigeria. Information Development, DOI: 10.1177/0266666914537286 http://idv.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/06/16/0266666914537286.

4. Abioye, A., Zaid, Y. A. & Egberongbe, H. S. (2014). Documenting and disseminating agricultural indigenous knowledge for sustainable food security: The efforts of agricultural research libraries in Nigeria. Libri, 64(1), 75 – 84.

5. Zaid, Y. A. & Olatise, O. M (2013). Training in cultural heritage preservation: The experiences of heritage institutions in Nigeria. Nigerian Libraries, 46 (1), 28 – 36

6. Zaid, Y.A (2011). Awareness and utilization of computer-based library services by final year students in the University of Lagos, Library and Information Practitioner, 4(1&2). 287 – 303

7. Zaid, Y.A and Popoola, S.O (2010). Information accessibility and utilisation as correlates of quality of life of rural women in Nigeria. Samaru Journal of Information Studies, 10 (1&2), 31 - 49

8. Zaid, Y.A & Abioye, A. (2010). Museum, Libraries and Archives: Collaborating for the preservation of heritage materials in Nigeria. African Research & Documentation, 114, 59-71.

9. Zaid, Y.A & Popoola, S. O (2010). Quality of life among rural Nigerian women: The role of information. Library Philosophy and Practice, Annual Volume 2010. ISSN 1522-0222, 1-6.

10. Popoola, S.O & Zaid,Y.A (2008). Information dissemination by health workers on family planning programme in Oyo State, Nigeria. International Journal of Research in Education, 5(1&2), 286 -294.

11. Popoola, S.O & Zaid, Y.A. (2008). Self-efficacy, work motivation, locus of control and career commitment of records management personnel in Nigeria Federal universities. Journal of Library and information Science (JOLIS), 5(1 & 2), 5 – 24.

12. Zaid, Y. A. (2008). The use of the internet for cataloguing and classification of library materials. The Information Technologist, 5(2), 30 – 35.

13. Zaid, Y.A (2008). The study of Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by University Libraries in Nigeria. Borno Library, Archival and Information Science Journal.7(1),1 – 14.

14. Popoola, S.O & Zaid, Y.A. (2007). Faculty awareness and use of library information products and services in Nigerian universities. Library Progress (International), 2(2), 127 – 137.

15. Olanlokun, S. O. & Zaid Y. A. (2007). Library exhibitions as public relations strategy: Case Study of the University of Lagos Library. Gateway Library Journal, 9(2), 1- 9.

16. Zaid, Y. A. (2004). Automating library records using GLAS software: University of Lagos experience. Nigerian Libraries, 38 (1),56 - 66.

17. Zaid, Y. A. (2003). Library development in selected private secondary schools in Lagos State. Lagos Journal of Library and Information Science, 1(2),36 – 49.


1. Zaid, Y.A & Oyelude, A.A (2012). Creativity and innovations in Nigerian academic libraries: Implications for library development. In L. O. Aina & I. Mabawonku (Eds.), Nigerian Library Association at 50: promoting Library and Information Science profession for national development and transformation (pp.157-172). Ibadan: University Press Plc.

2. Zaid, Y.A (2012). The E-book Evolution: Formats and Design. In J.Daniel, E. Ifidon, E & T. Okegbola (Eds), Trends in Library and Information Science in Nigeria: A Festschrift in Honour of Professor Sam E. Ifidon (pp. 81-106) Lagos: Elis Associates.

3. Abioye, A., Zaid, Y. and Olatise, O. (2012). Gone So Far, Yet on the Threshold: Nigerian Library Association at fifty. In L. O. Aina & I. Mabawonku (Eds.), Nigerian Library Association at 50: promoting Library and Information Science profession for national development and transformation (pp.157-172). Ibadan: University Press Plc.

1. Zaid, Y. A (2011). Information Accessibility, Utilization and Socio-Economic Variables as Predictors of Quality of Life of Rural Women in Ekiti State, Nigeria. Submitted to the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.