College of Education Warri Hosts The 31st National Conference and AGM of the Committee of College Librarians in Nigeria (COCLIN)

The 31st National Conference and AGM of the Committee of College Librarians in Nigeria was hosted at the College in the month of May, 2023.

The conference was tagged Warri 2023 

The theme of the Conference was Digitization Practice in Contemporary Academic Libraries in Nigeria: Issues, Challenges and Prospects.

The Chairman of the Committee, Dr. Umar G. Gama, while presenting the welcome address at the opening ceremony , appreciated the Provost, Dr. D.O Oyovwi  (JP) for agreeing to host the Committee of College Librarians. He commended the Provost for the remarkable attention given to the College Library, calling  on Provosts in other Colleges of Education to do likewise. 

The Committee then presented an award of excellence to the Provost for his efforts in upgrading the College Library to standard. The award was received on behalf  of the Provost, by the College Acting Registrar, Mr. Alfred Omajugho.

The keynote address was presented by Dr. Ugochukwu T. Emiri, from the department of Library and Information Science, Delta State University of Science and Technology, Ozoro. The Lead paper was presented by Dr. Esoswo F. Ogbomi from the Delta State University, Abraka.

College Librarians from the six geopolitical zones of the country were in attendance.

Congratulations to the College Librarian, Dr. Nelson Edewor and Management for a successful hosting of the Committee of College Librarians in Nigeria.