Public Libraries and access to information in Plateau State, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Fati2015PublicLA,
  title={Public Libraries and access to information in Plateau State, Nigeria},
  author={Olufunmilayo Iyabo Fati and Idris Yelwa},
  year={2015}
}
For successful post-2015 development agenda, rural communities and individuals need to be given access to, made to understand and encouraged to use and share accurate and relevant information to solve problems and make better decisions, thereby promoting sustainable development. In the recent times, there have been various campaigns and advocacy for access to information especially for rural dwellers and hitherto, a lot of rural inhabitants are not being reached. The study reviews the… CONTINUE READING

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