Learning Resources (Library)

Welcome to the Information Gateway - the E-Library of the National Open University of Nigeria.

The Information Gateway is the online library of the National Open University of Nigeria. It is the gateway to a wide range of information resources that will help you in your studies, your work, your research, and in your general development and pursuit of scholarship. Each resource provides very helpful tools to assist you navigate through the contents. Multimedia Tutorials for each information resource is being prepared to enrich your experience in the use of our electronic library.

THE NOUN Library is very young. It is just being established to support teaching, learning, research etc activities of the university. Its major aim is to facilitate access to scholarly information resources. The main Library is located at the headquarters of the National Open University of Nigeria in Lagos. The Library provides Reference, Information Literacy, Circulation, Current Awareness Services among others. Internet access through local area networks and wireless connectivity is running 24/7. The E-Library laboratory is equipped with 45 state-of-the-art high speed computers.

 

The library building is being renovated to provide services to users who prefer print copies of books and periodicals. Registered students are welcomed to use our rich resources, surf the net, consult our journals and other periodicals.

The Library's collection is expected to grow to 20,000 volumes of books and 100,000 volumes of electronic resources. It also has a growing periodical and audio-visual collection. Our classification scheme remains the popular Library of Congress Classification and Subject Headings common among university libraries in Nigeria. You are welcome to forage the growing e-resources of the Library. The University Library is pursuing vigorously the new Millennium integrated library system which will place us first among equals in our sub-region. Welcome to the Information Gateway

E-RESOURCE - JOURNALS

LINKS

AGORA - AGRICULTURE

http://login.research4life.org/tacgw/login.cshtml

EBSCO

http://search.ebscohost.com/

NATIONAL VIRTUAL LIBRARY

http://www.nigerianvirtuallibrary.com/

ONLINE ACCESS TO RESEARCH IN THE ENVIRONMENT (OARE) -ENVIRONMENT

http://login.research4life.org/tacgw/login.cshtml

RESEARCH FOR GLOBAL JUSTICE (GOALI) - LAW

http://login.research4life.org/tacgw/login.cshtml

HINARI – HEALTH SCIENCES

http://login.research4life.org/tacgw/login.cshtml

ARDI – Innovation & Technology

http://login.research4life.org/tacgw/login.cshtml

JSTOR

http://www.jstor.org/

LAWPAVILIONPLUS

http://www.lawpavilionplus.com/

ScienceDirect

https://www.sciencedirect.com

National Academic Press

https://www.nap.edu/

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

https://doaj.org/

SpringerOpen

https://www.springeropen.com/journals

SAGE

https://uk.sagepub.com/en-gb/afr/home

Project MUSE

https://muse.jhu.edu/

OER TEXT BOOKS

S/NO

OER

SUBJECT AREA

URL

1

College Open Text Books

Applied Science (Computer & Information Sc., Engineering & Electronics, Health & Nursing)

 

Business (Accounting & Finance, General Business)

 

Humanities (Education, English & Composition, Fine Arts, History, Languages & Communication, Literature, Philosophy)

 

Natural Sciences (Biology & Genetics, Chemistry, General Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics & Probability)

 

Social Science (Anthropology & Archaeology, Economics, Law, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology)

http://www.collegeopentextbooks.org/

2

FreeTechBooks

Computer Science, Engineering and programming

http://www.freetechbooks.com/

3

OER Commons

  • Applied Science, Arts and Humanities, Business and Communication, Career and Technical Education, Education
  • English Language Arts, History, Law
  • Life Science, Mathematics, Physical Science, Social Science

 

https://www.oercommons.org

4

Open Culture

Art History, Biology, Business and Management, Chemistry, Classics, Computer Science & Information Systems, Earth Science, Economics & Finance, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, History, Languages, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, System Theory 

 

http://www.openculture.com

5

Open Text Books Library

 

http://open.umn.edu/opentextbooks/

6

OpenStaxCollege

Maths, Science, Social Science, Humanities

http://openstaxcollege.org/

7

Gutenberg

Multidisciplinary

http://www.gutenberg.org/

8

Khanacademy

Science & Engineering, Arts & Humanities, Economics & Finance, Computing (Video)

https://www.khanacademy.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 Staff

  1. Dr. Adam G. Saleh  - University Librarian
  2.  Petu Bola keji    - PAR
  3. Mr. Alabi Stephen  -   SAR
  4. Mrs. Emem Peter Umoh   PCS
  5. Mr. Jimmy U. Ojadonor    Librarian II
  6. Ms. Ofode Patricia Ngozi  Librarian II
  7. Mrs. Edeama Onwucheka  Senior Librarian
  8. Mr. Damilola Ogunleye   ALO
  9. Mr. Samuel Ekpe           ACCO
  10. Mr. Usman Yahaya        Driver
Type (Directorate or Unit)
Directorates
Directorate/Unit Name
Learning Resources (Library)
Director/Head
Dr. Adam G. Saleh
Email
library@noun.edu.ng

How to Find Us

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National Open University of Nigeria
University Village
Plot 91, Cadastral Zone
Nnamdi Azikiwe Expressway
Jabi, Abuja 
Nigeria

E-mail:centralinfo@noun.edu.ng

Contact us on between 8 am and 4 pm on any of the following numbers:
08079917938, 07064701747, 08180139430

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