MANAGEMENT OF SERIAL PUBLICATION IN FESTUS AGHAGBO NWAKO LIBRARY, AWKA
Keywords:Festus Aghagbo Nwako Library, Acquisition, Cataloging, Classification Newspaper indexing, Serials Management
This study focused on the management of serial publication in Festus Aghagbo Nwako Library, Awka. A brief historical development of serials was discussed. The paper highlighted some of the library practices used in newspaper indexing and recording of journals. It also discussed problems associated with the management of serial publication in Festus Aghagbo Nwako Library. It recommended among others, automation of the serial department, acquisition of current journals, increase in staff strength of the department as well as access to electronic serial databases.