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Mr. Pius Tom Umoren


Library and Information Science


Lecturer I


[email protected]

About Mr. Pius Tom Umoren

Dr. Pius Tom Umoren is a Library and Information Scientist, a Legal Practitioner as well as Lecturer and Media Practitioner. After his primary and secondary education, he furthered his studies at the University of Calabar where he obtained a Diploma in Public Administration in 1992, LL.B (Hons.) and B.L degrees in Law at the Nigerian Law School respectively in 1999 and 2003. He proceeded to and obtained a P.G.D.E in Education in 2006 before venturing into the Library and Information Science discipline where he bagged a Masters Degree in Library Science in 2011 and a Ph.D degree in Library and Information Science with specialty in Law Librarianship in 2018. Dr. Umorem was awarded a study fellowship by the University of Calabar to undertake his Post Graduate programmes. Dr. Umoren has 16 years teaching experience and counting to his credit. Dr. Umoren mentors both undergraduate and graduate students of different tertiary institutions in Nigeria and outside including the University of Calabar, the University of Uyo, the Cross River State University of Technology, Calabar, the Le Meriden University of Cameroon as well as the Heritage Polytechnic Eket, Akwa Ibom State and Northworth School of Management and Health Technology, Calabar amongst others. Dr. Umoren is a researcher as well as an author with both Journal articles and text books publications in his areas of specialty to his credit. He is also an attendee of various conferences and workshops held at various times in the past and the present years. Dr. Umoren is a member of many Professional Associations including the Nigerian Bar Association; the Nigerian Library Association and as well as the Nigerian Association of Law Libraries. He is happily married.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
FSLCMethodist School, Ikot Abia Idem 19641970
WASCNigerian Christian Sec. Sch. Ukpom-Abak 19711975
D. P. A.(Public Administration)University of Calabar, Calabar19891992
L. L. B.(Hons) LawUniversity of Calabar, Calabar19931999
B. L.Nigerian Law School, Abuja20022003
PGDE (Education- Social Science)University of Calabar, Calabar20032005
MLS (Library Science)University of Calabar, Calabar20062011
Ph.D (Library and Information Science)University of Calabar, Calabar20132018

S/N Publication
Agwunobi, J. N., & Umoren, P. T.(2019). E-Author/Title Information Delivery Tools in Law Libraries. A case study of University of Calabar Law Library. The Information Technologist, 16(2), 234-244.
Umoren, P.T.(2019). E-Abstract Information Search Engines in Academic Libraries: Implication for search Engines in Academic Libraries: Implication for Access and Acquisition of Educational Experiences. Global Journal of Educational Research, 18: 63-69.
Umoren, P.T.(2019). The Use of Online Legal Info0rmation Access and Retrieved Derives in the e-Library of the Faculty of Law, University of Calabar. International Journal of Library Services and Technologies, 2:7.
Umoren, P. T.(2017). The place of LIbrary Search Engines and Library Gateways for Effective User Education: University of Calabar in Perspective. Journal of Nigerian Association Law Library, 1:1.
Umoren, P. T. & Agwunobi, J. (2017). Communication in Academic Libraries: An Assessment of UNICAL Library Technique in Information Services Delivery. Global Journal of Educational Research, 16, 47-54
Umoren, T. P.(2016). Library Search Engine and Library Gateways for Effective Legal Education: Implication for the University of Calabar Faculty of Law Library. International Journal of Library and Information Studies, 6(4).
Umoren, P. T. & Bassey, R. S.(2014). User Need Assessment and Information Materials Processing in the University of Calabar Law Library: An Appraisal. The Information Technologist, 2(2), 25-36.
Edem, M. & Umoren, P. T. (2012). An Assessment of Information Brokerage in Academic Libraries in Nigeria: University of Calabar Library in Perspective. Global Journal of Education Research, 1(2), 87-97.

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S/N Conference Description Started Finished
NLA National Conference on the Role of Library and Information Literacy on the Development of Culture Calabar: 9th – 10th November, 2009.2009-11-092009-11-10
Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies National Workshop in Technical services in Law Libraries. Lagos: 27th – 29th April, 20102010-04-272010-04-29
Odade Consulting’s Training Workshop on Law Library Management. Port- Harcourt: 17th – 18th August, 20112011-08-172011-08-18
Centre for Teaching and Learning Excellence/ Dagracem consult Ltd’s Workshop on Professional Values and Empowerment for Academic staff. Unical: 15th – 16th August, 20122012-08-152012-08-16
University of Calabar Centre for Training and Learning Experiences Workshop on Capacity Building for Academic staff: Quality Teaching and Quality Learning in Higher Education: Unical: 12th – 13th February, 20132013-02-122013-02-13
Council of Legal Education’s Training workshop on Effective Service Delivery to Users of Academic Law Libraries. Bwarri Abuja: 17th – 18th June 20142014-06-172014-06-18
Council of Legal Education’s Training Workshop on New Direction in Cataloguing, Classification and Indexing of Legal Materials: A practical Approach. Bwarri, Abuja: 28th – 29th July. 2016 2016-07-282016-07-29
Nigerian Association of Law Libraries (NALL) Annual National Conference on Sustainable Nigerian Law Libraries. Calabar: 21st – 27th August, 2016.“The place of Law Library Search Enquires for Effective User Education, University of Calabar in perspective”.2016-08-212016-08-27