REPOSITIONING LIBRARIES IN COLLEGES OF EDUCATION FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: POLICY, CULTURE AND ETHICS
Mathias F. Ogwu
Journal Title:Journal of Research in Education and Society
Of greater relevance to education is the source of information in any citadel of leaning. This review x-rayed the possiblities of repositioning libraries in colleges of education for national development, taking into consideration issues policy, culture and ethics . It was observed that the Library is central to the provision of all types of information resources that empowers societies to produce highly resourceful people to impact positively on the society thus enhancing national development. Based on the issues unveiled by the study, it was concluded that there cannot be any meaningful development without well-thought out policies in social, political, cultural and ethical spheres of a nation. Libraries provide the linkage of being the national repository of these resources, and deserve special attention from the political and intellectual leadership.