Polytechnic Leadership

The Librarian


McAlbert Osuji was appointed as the librarian of Imo State polytechnic in 2014. Before his appointment, he has held similar positions in the following areas: Librarian and pioneer staff of Imo State University Library Owerri, 1993- 1999; Practising Librarian and Lecturer in the department of Library Studies, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike 1999-2014.

Born in UmuodaNguru in AbohMbaise Local Government Area of Imo state, MrMcAlbertOsuji holds the following degrees:

  • BLS (Bachelor of Library Science) Abia State University Uturu, 1989.
  • MLS (Master of Library Science) University of Ibadan 1998.

Mr. Osuji has several publications to his credit. They include:

  • McAlbert, F. U. (2014). Environmentalism and the library: Managing e-wastes. National Conference on Environmentalism and Human Responsibility: the way forward (pp. 23 - 24). Umuagwo-Ohaji: Imo State Polytechnic.
  • McAlbert, F. U., & Anyaegbu, C. E. (2014). Enterprenurship in Agricultural Education. Maiden Annual National Conference on 21st Century issues in Education (p. 15). Umudike: University of Agriculture Umudike.
  • McAlbert, F. U., & Obasi, S. C. (2012). Gender Literacy and Life-long Learning for self reliance and productivity. Knowledge Review Journal, 26(4), 37 - 40.
  • McAlbert, F. U., & Obasi, S. C. (2012). Information Communication Infrastructure in support of Research and Development: University of Agriculture Umudike Experience. International Conference on Research Innovation and Sustainable Development.1(8), pp. 64 - 66. Porto Novo: Reseach Innovation and Development.
  • McAlbert, F. U., & Oriaku, K. A. (2013). Digital Library Project Using Grnstone Open Source Software in Nigerian University Libraries : a case study of Michael Opkpara University of Agriculture Umudike. In I. A, K. N. Igwe , & P. C. Uzuegbu (Eds.), Provission of Information Services to Users in the era of Globalization (pp. 440 - 451). Lagos: Waltodanny.
  • McAlbert, F. U., & Ugwunna, I. S. (2014, August). Electronic/Digital Information Resources and Training for Sustainable Research. International Journal of Academic Library and Information Science, 2(7), 86 - 91.
  • McAlbert, F. U., & Uzuegbu, P. C. (2012). Digital Librarians and Challenges of Open Access to knowledge. Library Philosophy and Practice, http://unllib.unl.edu/LPP/.
  • Obua, B., McAlbert, F. U., Okoro, B. O., & Eferenie, S. (2012). Survey of the Diversity of forage plants used in feeding pigs in small holder farms in South Eastern Nigeria. Agriculture and Rural Development (IJARD), 11.
  • Since assuming his responsibilities as the librarian