The Librarian

Dr. W.A. Lawal

WELCOME ADDRESS FROM THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Fountain University Library. The Library houses high quality, scholarly information resources and provides services to the entire University Community. Fountain University Library would like to support you in your studies by enhancing proper use of knowledge; we assist you to locate, select and access the information you need seamlessly.

Fountain university library offers variety of services that would enable you explores available Prints and Non-print resources. However, we can offer you much more than simply the opportunity to borrow literature required for study, teaching and research.  It is our hope that you will use the library as a place of learning, information and communication. You can make use of our holdings (Books, Journals, eBooks, Ejournals, monographs etc.) in the main library, the eLibrary, Serials and References and the Law library units.  Fountain University Library continually works to further develop its services while reaching a global presence. We aim to provide you with the best possible service. I look forward to your visit.

Kind regards,

 

Biography

Dr. Lawal Wasiu Olajide, born September 17th, 1965 is presently Acting University Librarian at Fountain University,Osogbo. He has served as  Head, College Library Services ’Nimbe Adedipe Library, Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB), Abeokuta. He had Diploma in Library Studies from Department of Library, Archival and Information Science, University of Ibadan in 1990. He graduated from Department of Foundation and Educational Management, Ogun State University (Now Olabisi Onabanjo University), Ago-Iwoye in 1997. He obtained his Masters Degree at the Department of Library, Archival and Information Science, University of Ibadan in 2001. He obtained his Ph.D degree at the Department of School Library and Media Technology (Formally Center for Educational Media Resources Study) in 2019.

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Msc. Library, Archival and Information Studies
  • Bsc. Guidance & Counseling/Religious Studies