Dr Nwalo K.I.N.

Name:                                      Nwalo Kenneth Ivo Ngozi

Date of Birth:                          22nd November,1957

Department:                            Library, Archival and Information Studies,University of Ibadan.

Faculty:                                    Education

Nationality:                             Nigerian

Marital Status:                        Married

Permanent Home Address:    Olakwo Enyiogugu, Mbaise, Imo State

E-mail:                                      [email protected]

Phone:                                     08033808344


(1) St. Peter Clavers Seminary, Okpala                       1972-1975

(2) Presentation Secondary, Ogbaku                             1975-1976

(3) Federal School of Arts &Science, Aba                    1977-1979

(4) University of Lagos                                                 1980-1983

(5) University of Ibadan                                       1984-1985,1990-1997


(1) West African School Certificate                               June, 1976

(2) G.C.E. Advanced Level                                          June, 1979

(3) B.A. (Hons) English, Lagos                                     June, 1984

(4) MLS, Ibadan                                                          June, 1985

(5) Ph.D. Ibadan                                                     September,1997     


(1)        Library Assistant, Imo State Library Board, Owerri (1976-1977)         

   During this period, I performed basic library routines in the Cataloguing Department and participated in book shelving in the   Circulation Department.

(2)        Librarian 1, Federal Polytechnic, Oko (March 1986- January       1991)

            I was the Technical Services Librarian and at the same time       supervised Readers Services because the library had only two     professional Librarians.

(3)        Part-time Lecturer in Cataloguing, Classification and Library       Routines, Department of Library Science, Federal Polytechnic,            Oko (1986-1990)


(4)        Lecturer 11, Library Studies Unit, Abia State University, Uturu    (January 1991- November 1993) 

           Courses taught include Cataloguing, Classification, Library         Routines, Library Management and Serials Librarianship; I was also in charge of student library practice. I often represented the library at the Management Committee  And often statutory committees of the Polytechnic.

(5)        Lecturer 11, Department of Library, Archival and Information Studies, University of Ibadan (December 1993-   September 1997)Courses taught include Cataloguing, Classification, Library         Routines, Computers in Libraries, Academic Libraries, Libraries  and Society, Reference Sources and Services, Abstracting and Indexing and Community Information Services. These were taught      at various times to undergraduate and postgraduate students. I   also supervised students dissertations at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

(6)        Lecturer 1, Department of Library, Archival and Information       Studies, University of Ibadan, (October 1999-September 2001)           

I have taught the previous courses and also taught Information   Technologies, Information & Development and Library Management to both undergraduate and postgraduate students. I  also supervised thesis and dissertations of Ph.D., Masters degree and undergraduate students.

(7)        Senior Lecturer, Department of Library, Archival and       Information Studies, University of Ibadan, (October 2001-Date)            New courses taught include Theory and Organisation of  Knowledge, Cataloguing and Classification and Economics and  Marketing of Information. I am also the Coordinator of the Master of Library Studies programme in the Department of LARIS. I also co-ordinate professional practice (Industrial Practice) for all  Masters degree students in Library, Archival and Information   Studies, University of Ibadan.

(8)        Reader(Adjunct)  Delta State university, Abraka, 2002- Till Date.   APPOINTMENT FOR EXTERNAL EXAMINATIONS


  • External Examiner  Undergraduate programme, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, 2006-2007.
  • External Examiner  Undergraduate Programme, University of Nigeria Nsukka, 2006-2007.


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