Department of Readers Services and Circulation

Overview of the Department

Readers Services and Circulation Department provide services for library users; this is the major interface between MoCU library and users. The output of all other departments of MoCU library department is the input of this department.

The main objectives of Readers’ Service  and Circulation department is to satisfy users information needs.

Specific Functions

  • Circulation of library material this includes check in and checkout of borrowed materials
  • Re-shelving library materials used by readers. This involves shelving of newly received materials, books returned and read by users. The purpose is to insure that every library material is in the right place so that retrieval can be facilitated
  • Provision of user education programmes
  • This include orientation programme whereby fresh student and other users are introduced to the library users are demonstrated about how to use On Line Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
  • Provision of information services
  • Maintain library use statistics and evaluation of services
Goodluck G. Mmary, PhD
Head of Department