Libraries are sanctuaries of learning, we are free to read and consider what we please without the fear that big brother may be peering at our shoulders to find out what we’re up to. Anonymous
The e-library of the CLR is poised to dispel and shatter every form of academic and research darkness, by way of providing adequate, relevant and timely information to every of its users to put them at the cutting edge in their various areas of interests. The CLR information resources including the Online Public Access Catalogue is accessible from the comfort of staff offices and home 24/7 through the Covenant University website.
The multi media section of the CLR with state-of-the-art ICT facilities makes the academic and research works of the users a pleasurable experience. To facilitate the operations of the CLR, a new internet server has been acquired and it is running twenty four hours of the day. A DSTV with television and video playing/recording machines in designated points of the multi media section provide a delightful viewing for users. There are also Compact Disk (CD) and Video Compact Disk (VCD) players for use by those who may desire to make use of the centre’s audio visual information resources.
Among the services the users of the Centre for Learning Resources stand to enjoy are: computer literacy, internet literacy, information literacy, e-resources, literature search, bibliographic instruction, citation styles, library searching, educational video/documentary resources, selective dissemination of information, virtual access, on-line public access catalogue to mention but a few. The Centre for Learning Resources has made arrangement for periodic training programme for users on the above listed areas. Besides, there is training opportunity for interested users who may not want to wait for the periodic training programme put in place by the centre.
We encourage the users to take advantage of the avalanche resources in the centre in their quest for advancement and excellence in various fields.
NUC VIRTUAL LIBRARY: http://www.nigerianvirtualibrary.com
MIT OPEN COURSEWARE: http://ocw.mit.edu/
Science Direct: http://www.sciencedirect.com
Web of Science Master Journal List: ip-science.thomsonreuters.com/mjl/
OTHER VIRTUAL LIBRARY COMPONENT
100 TIME SAVING SEARCH ENGINES FOR SERIOUS SCHOLARS http://www.onlineuniversities.com/blog/2010/03/100-time-saving-search-engines-for-serious-scholars/
List of Databases in EBSCO
• Academic Source Complete
• Art and Architecture Complete
• Business Source Complete
• Communication and Mass Media Complete
• Computers and Applied Sciences Complete
• GeoRef in Process
• Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts with Full Text
• Political Science Complete
• Regional Business News
• Religion and Philosophy Collection
• Science and Technology Collection
• SocINDEX with Full Text
• Environment Complete