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NOUN Library

NOUN Library

NOUN Library

NOUN Library

NOUN Library

University Librarian’s Welcome Address

I heartily welcome our distinguished clients to National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) Library. It is pertinent to inform you that NOUN library is a hybrid service delivery library with about twenty-seven (27) study centre libraries including regional libraries. In addition, NOUN has central library (Gabriel Afolabi Ojo Central Library) located at headquarters in Jabi, Abuja. Also, at the headquarters there are eight (8) faculty libraries

The library collection consists of both print and electronic resources. Similarly, the library uninterruptedly subscribes to some library databases such as lawpavilion, Jstor, Sciencedirect etc annually.

Our esteemed users can access any of the libraries between the hours of 8:00 – 16:00 Monday-Friday. Meanwhile, the E-resources are available to users at their convenience. Access details can be obtained from any of the study centre libraries.

Thank you for visiting our library. Kindly click here to watch the library orientation video. You can also contact us on any of the following social media handles:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/NOUNlib.ng 
Instagram: www.instagram.com/NOUNlibrary/
Twitter: www.twitter.com/NOUNLIB1   

By Dr. Angela Ebele Okpala
University Librarian

Welcome to the NOUN Library

Important Announcement 📢

Library Services

Reference Services
User Education Service

Current Awareness Services (CAS)

Lending Services

Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI)

Referral services

Literature Search


  1. Production of library orientation video
  2. Embedding library databases and Open Educational Resources (OER) on student’s virtual learning environment to support the student learning at their own pace and location.
  3. Setting up faculty of education library at the headquarters
  4. Setting up regional library in Kaduna to serve other northwest NOUN libraries
  5. Uninterrupted Annual Subscription of E- resources (Databases) such as: Ebscohost, Sciencedirect, Jstor, Law Pavilion and Research4life
  6. Deployment of additional 60 all- in -one desktop to Gabriel Afolabi Ojo and Faculty virtual library
  7. Setting up of newly constructed Gabriel Afolabi Ojo Central Library complex
  8. Local Area Networking (LAN) of Gabriel Afolabi Ojo Central Library complex
  9. Deployment of language laboratory at Gabriel Afolabi Ojo Central Library
  10. Deployment of KOHA Integrated Library Software

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