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The Library

The Sokoto State University (SSU) Library, which was opened in October 2013, is presently located in the temporary building as an interim measure. A modern two-storey library complex building situated at the centre of the academic area on campus is currently under construction. The Library is a hybrid system that is rich in both electronic information resources and collections of print books, journals and other periodicals provided to support teaching, learning and research activities in the university. Faculty libraries have also been established while departmental libraries will be established in due course with a view to enhancing service delivery to the University community.

Library Collections

The library collections now stand at about 15000 volumes of current books. The Library also subscribes to local and online foreign journals. However, access to all these resources is facilitated through the application of ICTs and assistance of library staff. A number of Nigerian newspapers and magazines are also provided regularly to meet the information needs of staff and students.

Library Services

The library offers the following services:

  1. Book loans (lending services)
  2. Reference and information services
  3. Research and bibliographic services
  4. Literature search
  5. Information literacy instructions/user education
  6. Serials services
  7. Internet services
  8. Online/offline Web-based information services
  9. Books reservation service
  10. Inter-library loans/document delivery services
  11. Current awareness service
  12. Selective dissemination of information
  13. Referral service
  14. Photocopying services, etc.

The above services are provided under the relevant divisions/sections/units.

 

News/Events

  • Users Education

    The library also engage on user education where patrons are given basic Library and other related training for efficient utilization of library resources and services.

  • e-Books and e-Journals Now Available

    Newly Subscribed e-resources (e-Books and e-Journals) are now available at College Library website. Obtain a login details from e-Library Section for access, in order to download free e-resources.

  • Request for the submission of Institutional based e-resources repository

    We are hereby request all the University staff to submit their course lecture materials, or any publication or e-resources for upload to our Institutional Repository.

  • e-Library Services Now Available

    This is to inform the University Community that the e-Library services and resources are now much better and available for you. We are looking forward to see you during the library opening hours.


 

Our Contact Details P.M.B. 2134, Near Airport, Birnin Kebbi Road, Sokoto State - Nigeria.
+234 806 598 0801
library@ssu.edu.ng

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