INNOVATIVE LAW LIBRARY SERVICES IN NIGERIA: PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS

Jane Eze-Onwuzulike

Abstract


The law library being a living and growing organism, has embraced some innovations in her services. This paper evaluates the innovative law library services in Nigeria. This paper traced the history of law library in Nigeria. It highlighted the types of libraries which include law libraries and discussed the seven types of Law libraries. It also discusses the traditional services rendered by law libraries and explained the innovative services obtainable in today’s law libraries and highlights the materials or tools through which the services are rendered, and of course, the challenges encountered in the course of service delivery to the library users and the possible solution to the problems identified. 


Keywords


Library, Law Library, Innovations, Law Library Services and Legal practices.

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