PRESERVATION OF INFORMATION SOURCES IN POLYTECHNIC LIBRARIES IN SOUTH EAST STATES OF NIGERIA
Journal Title:Journal of Research in Education and Society
This study was aimed at examining the preservation of information sources in polytechnic libraries in South Eastern States of Nigeria. The entire population of 33 academic libraries was used for the study. A questionnaire was used to gather data and the results showed among others that there were problems of preservation of information sources in polytechnic libraries in Nigeria. These polytechnic libraries use ineffective methods to combat the problems of preservation. It was recommended that adoption of digital technology in preservation among others could help these libraries preserve their materials effectively.