International Journal of
Library and Information Science

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Lib. Inf. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2537
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLIS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 242

Indices of working condition as determinant of job performance of librarians in academic libraries in South-East, Nigeria

Ifeyinwa Blessing Okoye
  • Ifeyinwa Blessing Okoye
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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Francisca C. Mbagwu
  • Francisca C. Mbagwu
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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Peter Moneke
  • Peter Moneke
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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Rosemary Abanum
  • Rosemary Abanum
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 07 March 2018
  •  Accepted: 02 May 2018
  •  Published: 30 June 2018


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