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From the Librarian's Desk

The Library is the most important organ in any citadel of learning. It serves as a support, not only to teaching, but also to research and developmental activities. The academic health, intellectual vitality and effectiveness of any institution depend largely upon the state of health and excellence of its library. Library is the engine room and the power house where information is collected, stored, processed and retrieved for usage. A visit to the library is a journey to discovery.

Our History

The Library in Ajayi Crowther University Library is known as T.Y. Danjuma Library. It was constructed and donated by Rtd. Gen. Theophilus. Y. Danjuma in the year 2010. The Library which assumes the hub of academic activities is an edifice with three floors including the ground floor. It is centrally located to serve the information needs of the students, faculties, staff and researchers across board.

Library Services

E-Library Services

The library subscribed to general and specialized electronic databases. Users can access and download electronic information resources from these databases locally and remotely. The library subscribed to EBSCOhost, AGORA, ARDI, GOALI, HINARI, OARE, TEEAL, etc

Bibliographic Searching

Staff of the Circulation and Reference section of the library renders assistance to users in searching for literature sources. They are assisted in browsing the shelves and packaging of information from the sources located

Loan Service

The service involves lending of books to library users. Users can renew borrowed books if they so desire, otherwise, borrowed books are expected to be returned at the expiration of the loan period. Journals and Reference materials are not conventionally given out on loan. They are supposed to be used in the library

Photocopying Service

The Service is available to users, so as to preserve library materials particularly those not given out on loan. Users can make copies of needed pages from books, journals and reference materials from the library shelves. This service is rendered at cost.

Electronic Resources


Opening Hours

Main Library and Branch Libraries:

The hours of opening is determined by the academic calender and the needs of staff and students. Generally, the hours of openiong are:

  • Monday - Friday: 8.00 a.m. - 8.00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10.00 a.m. - 2.00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 5.00 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.

Loan Policy

Category Number of Books Number of Weeks
Students 2 2
Staff 2 4

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