The main aim of the course is to introduce students to the management of libraries and information centres. By the end of this course, students should be able to:

• describe the term management as applied to libraries and information centre;
• identify the fundamental components of managem
ent, planning, organizing, staffing, directing and control;

• equip with the skills of managing resources, money, people and time; and
• Demonstrate management skill in libraries and information centres. 

Module 1 Introduction
There are no units in this module.
Module 2 Syllabus of the Course
There are no units in this module.
Module 3 Financial and Personnel Management
Unit 1 1.1 Sources of library finance and resource mobilization.
Unit 2 1.1.2 More About Sources of revenue in Libraries
Unit 3 1.2 Budgeting techniques and methods, budgetary control
Unit 4 1.2.1 Budget in Detail
Unit 5 1.2.2 Budgeting Video
Unit 6 1.3 Financial estimation and cost benefit analysis
Unit 7 1.3.2 Cost Benefit Analysis Video
Unit 8 1.4 Personnel management – Staff formula, Job analysis and deployment, Job evaluation and Performance appraisal
Unit 9 1.5.1 The impact of the delegation of authority
Module 4 Planning and Resource Sharing
There are no units in this module.
Module 5 Conservation and Preservation of Library Materials
There are no units in this module.