Sunday, May 28, 2017

ICT Section

Responsibilities

  • To update and maintain University Library website
  • To provide relevant web links of electronic resources at the library website
  • Work with the Readers service section to develop online tutorials on information literacy and upload them onto library website
  • Work with periodical section to subscribe to online journals and other scholarly databases
  • To digitise research outputs produced at the University into the institutional Repository, including theses and dissertations, books, journals, conference papers, pre-prints and post-print, working papers, research reports etc.
  • To extend library and information services through library 2.0 services, such as blogs. These tools help to promote library services and deliver relevant information to users
  • To work with the Directorate of ICT to repair and maintain computers, printers, projectors, communication systems and technical support of computer labs, System security, Power supply Systems
  • Overall management of student access and use of computers at the library ICT lab
  • To supervise and monitor the usage of computer equipment in staff offices and student laboratories at the library
  • To keep inventory of all ICT equipment at the library
  • To develop and regularly revise information and learning technologies course curricular
  • To conduct research as according to the MUHAS research agenda
  • To design and conduct specialized library and information sciences courses through the library consultancy bureau
  • To carryout income generation and resource mobilization activities