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Dr. Obia Gopeh Inyang


Library and Information Science


Lecturer II


[email protected]

About Dr. Obia Gopeh Inyang

Dr (Mrs) Obia G Inyang is the current Head of Africana Library, University of Calabar. She holds a B.Ed. degree in Industrial & Labour Studies. Her Masters and Ph. D degrees of Library and information Science were obtained from University of Calabar. She joined the services of the University of Calabar in 1993 as clerical officer and was upgraded to the rank of Assistant Lecturer in 2011. She rose to the rank of Lecturer II in 2015. Dr Inyang is a Chartered Librarian (CLN), member of Nigeria Library Association (NLA) and member of NLA, Cat & Class section. She has several articles in reputable national and International journals. Her research areas of interest include Information marketing, Users’ influence - bringing back users for library utilization, Users’ counseling, Mentoring, and general users’ studies in relation to ICT, contemporary librarianship, professionalism and information entrepreneurship.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
FSLCPresbyterian Primary School, Assiga19791984
WASSCGovernment Science School, Obubra, Cross River State19851991
B.EdUniversity of Calabar20012004
MLSUniversity of Calabar20062009
Ph.DUniversity of Calabar20132017

S/N Publication
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Matina Ekpenyong Ekeng (2019). Awareness and Preferences of three popular marketing strategies used in Academic Libraries. Journal of Advances in Library and Information Science 8(1) 10-7.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh &Josiah, Sarah Okpa (2019). Knowledge and users’ preferences of contemporary marketing Strategies used in academic Libraries. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal) 1946. http://digitalcommons.unl.ed.libphilprac/1946.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh (2018). The Use of Geographic Information Systems for Display of University of Calabar Use Statistics and functional Areas. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal) 1946. http://digitalcommons.unl.ed.libphilprac/1946.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Josiah, Sarah Okpa (2018). Users’ Perception of Librarians’ Knowledge Management Strategies. The Leajon: An Academic Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, 9(1) 81-94.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Agwunobi, Juliana Nwakaego (2016). Training Cataloguers in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) Era to promote Research Best Practices in University of Calabar. Journal of Information and Knowledge Management, 6(5) 42-49.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Ekpang, Patience Owere (2016). ICT Revolution in Librarianship in Africa: The State of the Art, University of Calabar Library. Journal of Applied Information Science and Technology, 9(1) 176-182.
Obia Gopeh Inyang & Ruth Simon Bassey (2015).Information Needs and Seeking Habits of Prospective Retirees: A Case study of University of Calabar, Nigeria. Library and Information Practitioner, Journal of the Nigerian Library Association, 8(1 & 2)723-735
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Olu Olat Lawal (2015). Information on Marketing Strategies that could bring back library users. Journal of Library and Information Technology Trends, 1 (1), 57-71.
- Eucharia U. Okwueze and Obia G. Inyang. (2015).Organization of Library Resources In Ruth Simon Bassey, Nkoyo Bassey Edem and Okon Edet Ani (Ed). Library Use and Information Literacy in Nigerian Universities. Calabar: Adonai Publishing House.
Inyang, O. G. (2015). The Role of Information and Female Vegetable Farmers in Calabar Municipal Council Area, Nigeria. Libri. 65(2) 151-160.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Christopher Okoi Offem (2014). Information Seeking Behavior of undergraduates students in the University of Calabar. Information Impact: Journal of Information and Knowledge Management 5(1) 68-81.(online) ISSN (ELECTRONIC 2360-994X.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh (2013). Users’ Perception of Library use Malpractices: Case Study of University of Calabar Library, Nigeria. Information Impact: Journal of Information and Knowledge Management 4 (1) 18 -29.
Ofre, Eric Tawo & Inyang Obia Gopeh (2012).Influence of Librarians’ Information & Communication Technology on Reference & Reader Services in Academic Libraries in Cross River & Akwa Ibom States, Nigeria. MultI-Disciplinary Journal of Research and Development Perspectives 1(2), 234 -241.
Inyang, Obia Gopeh & Odu, J. O. (2011). ICT Utilization and job performance of Librarians in Academic Institutions in Cross River & Akwa Ibom states, Nigeria. African Journal of Education & Information Management .12, (1& 2) 148-158.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
. 50thNational Conference & Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Nigerian Library Association Association (NLA) held at the International Conference Centre, Abuja from 15th-20th July 2012.2012-07-152012-07-20
. 4th National Seminar/Workshop on Academic & Research library practice in the Digital Environment held in UNICAL, from 21st-22ndNov, 2012.2012-11-212012-11-22
Workshop on Quality Teaching for Quality Learning in Higher Education with assistance from Step-B held in UNICAL from 12th-13th February, 20132013-02-122013-02-13
Induction Lecture of Librarians Registration Council (LRCN) held at NUC Auditorium, 4th June 2013.2013-06-042013-06-04
51st National Conference & AGM held at Cultural Centre Calabar from 9th-14th June 2013.2013-06-092013-06-14
1st Conference of LRCN held at NUC Abuja, Nigeria from May 18-23rd, 2014 .2014-05-182014-05-23
8. 35th Cat & Class Annual Seminar/Workshop held at Olusegun Obasenjo Presidential Library Abeokuta , Ogun State from 26th-30th October, 2015.2015-10-262015-10-30
10. Cat & Class Annual Seminar/ Workshop on Implementing RDA held at UNICAL e-library from 23rd -28th October, 2016.2016-10-232016-10-28
12. LRCN &National Information Technology Development Agency’s (NITDA) National Workshop held in UNICAL e-library from 2nd-7th July, 20172017-07-022017-07-07