SCHOOL LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT AND ATTAINMENT OF THE UNIVERSAL BASIC EDUCATION OBJECTIVES IN NIGERIA
Ogwu, M. F.
Journal Title:Journal of Research in Education and Society
This study adopted literature review to examine school library development and the attainment of the Universal Basic Education objectives in Nigeria. Among the findings is that for school libraries to attain their objectives there must be set standards to serve as guidelines for management. Some of these guidelines are contained in some important policy documents on education management at local and international levels. Conclusively, it was recommended that government at all levels as well as management of privately owned institutions of learning are urged to invest substantial amount in the development of school libraries and facilities nationwide.