Toward effective motivation of academic library support staff
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StatementSarah Louise Mort.
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This study seeks to ascertain academic staff level of motivation, dissatisfaction and performance at work. The study employed a survey research method to collect research data from academic staff of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, Nigeria. A total of or 64% of the academic staff of the University were. Library staff training and development is a crucial element in ensuring positive user experiences within libraries. A staff component consistently exposed to relevant training and development interventions should not be underestimated. As stated by (Connor ): “An academic library’s single most valuable resource is its workforce.   The aim of this study is to evaluate the use of school library materials and services available in promoting students’ academic motivation in selected Secondary Schools in Osun State, Nigeria. The study adopts multistage random sampling technique to choose the sample size from one senatorial district out of the three senatorial districts in Osun State. students were randomly . reveals that uncertainty about the future of career management by many staff was one of the major problems of employee motivation in the academic libraries as indicated by % of the respondents.

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