ERIC Number: EJ643390
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Deterrents to Information Service for Community Development.
Uhegbu, A. N.
Library Review, v50 n5 p237-42 2001
Discusses the impediments to rural information services for community development in Nigeria, including skepticism towards information, poor roads, nonchalance of government officials, and rivalries. Highlights the nature and characteristics of a community and community information needs and services; identifies four components of community information; and suggests strategies for information dissemination. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Community Characteristics, Community Development, Community Information Services, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Information Dissemination, Information Needs, Rural Areas
EMERALD, 60/62 Toller La., Bradford BD8 9BY, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Nigeria