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IP Indian Journal of Library Science and Information Technology


Organization and Retrieval of Information Materials in Kenya National Library Services (Knls) Kisii, Kenya


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Author Details : Benard Omallah George, Evans Nyanyu Makwae

Volume : 1, Issue : 1, Year : 2016

Article Page : 14-21


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Abstract

Organization of information resources is the beginning of information retrieval process as is encourages access and utilization. In this study, researchers identify skills, training, knowledge and competence required for a successful information organization and retrieval. The study was carried out at Kisii District library. Cluster sampling was used to identify respondents and questionnaire employed in data collection. The study sample comprised eighty (88) library staff and users. The data to be collected will be analyzed using SPSS according to the research objectives and presented using tables, bar graphs and pie charts. The study showed among other findings, that training and employing qualified staff can improve organization and in turn increased access and use of library resources and services.

Keywords:
Computer-Held Database resources and Bibliography, Information Retrieval, Information Materials, Indexing, Organization, Retrieval

How to cite : George B O, Makwae E N, Organization and Retrieval of Information Materials in Kenya National Library Services (Knls) Kisii, Kenya. IP Indian J Libr Sci Inf Technol 2016;1(1):14-21

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