ABOYADE, Prof. (Mrs.) Beatrice Olabimpe

Born Saturday, August 24, 1935

Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State;






Gender: Female
Marital Status
  • Widowed
Name of Spouse Ojetunji Aboyade (deceased), (1961)
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 2
Number of Female Children 2
Profession Educationist , Librarian
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Asst Librarian, University of Ibadan Library, 1962-63; Chief Cataloguer, University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University) Library, 1965-68; Head of Readers’ Services, University of Ibadan Library, 1968-72; Lecturer, later snr. Lecturer, Department of Library Science, University of Ibadan, 1972-78; prof. Library Studies, 1978; former Head, Department of Library, Archival and Information Studies, University of Ibadan; retired from service; ch: Development Policy Centre, Ibadan, Oyo State; mm: Federal Government Commonwealth Scholarship Board, 1968-71, Nigerian Association of University Women, Nigerian English Studies Association,

Christ Church Primary School, Porogun, Ijebu-Ode, 1942-48; Queen's College, Lagos, 1948-51; Queen's School, Ede, 1952-53; University College (now University of Ibadan), Ibadan, 1955-60, 1967-70; University of Michigan, USA, 1963-64;

A Student Companion to the Library, Dawn Publications, Ibadan, 1979; The Provision of Information for Rural Development, 1987; Can The Humanities Survive? Humanities Monograph Series, Ife, 1988.

Gardening, Swimming, Movies, Music, Photography,

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