Virtual Library Service

National library of Nigeria

Virtual Library Service

International Standard Programs

The department comprises of three divisions namely

  • Digital resources
  • ICT
  • Website Development & Maintenance

The department was established to build, maintain and sustain a virtual Library for Nigeria and Nigerians. The department is charged with this statutory function in addition to other functions as stated below:

  • To serve as the focal department for resource information/knowledge network
  • Ensuring the preservation of electric and digital information resources of the nation's heritage
  • To evaluate, organize and structure available sources of information online
  • To provide intellectual access to information relevant for research on specific fields of study
  • To subscribe to foreign database and make some available to the general public
  • To identify and collect local content for digitization
  • To develop manpower specialized skills
  • To maintain the website to optimal functional level
  • To ensure the preservation of electronic and digital information resource of the nations heritage
  • To transform knowledge into digital content for all levels of education in Nigeria
  • To create, capture and deploy resources for teaching and learning
  • To provide a sure platform for resources sharing, linkages and network
  • Identification and collection of local content for digitization

Meet our awesome team!

+(234) 09.234.6773
Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm