COKER, Folashade Queenie




B.Sc. M.L.S; librarian, administrator; b: July 24, 1951. p:Lagos; m: Ayodcle Joseph Coker, 1976; nc: one s, three d; ed: Anglican Girls School, Lagos, 1957-64; Our Lady's High School, Ile-Ife, Osun State, 1965-69; Olivet High School, Oyo, 1971-72; Union College of Schenectady, New York, USA. 1971-75; Stale University of New York. Albany. New York. USA, 1975-77; cr: Clerical asst., Lagos High Court, 1971; Library Asst., Union College, Schenectady, New York, USA. 1971-75; Library Aide, New York State Library, 1977-78; Branch Librarian, Arbor Hill Library, New York, USA. 1978-80; snr. Librarian, Acquisition Section, River State University of Science and Technology, 1980-81; snr. Librarian, reference Services. 1981; snr. Librarian, Serials Section, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, 1981-83; snr. Librarian, Press Library Division. Nigerian Institute of International Affairs. Lagos, 1983; Principal Librarian, Press Library Division, 1986- 97; Deputy dir., Library & Documentation Services. Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, 1997-99; mm. Nigerian Library Association. New York Library Association, USA; v-presd. Albany Library Staff Association. Albany, New York, USA, NIIA Assets Disposal Committee, 1995-99; Ex-Officio, NLA Lagos Chapter, Dec 1995, NIIA Transport Re-organisation Committee. 1993-94,Indexing Sub-Committee set up by the National Library. Lagos, March 1999; Committee for Procurement and Distribution of Commodities, 1986-87. awards: Help - Higher Education for Lasting Peace: a Competitive Scholarship won at Union College Schenctady, New York, U.S.A (1971-1975) publ: Nigerian Coup and its Aftermath: A Selected Bibliography of Events, 1983, Lagos. NIIA Library. 1984 - N.I.I.A. Bibliography Series No.ll; International Monetary Fund and Nigeria: A Selected Bibliography, 1960-85, Lagos NIIA Library, 1985, N.I.I.A. Bibliography Series No. 15; Organising and Indexing Newspaper Materials: NIIA Experience, Nigerian Library and Information Science Review Vol.7, 1989. hob: reading and dancing, off: 13, Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, P.O. Box 71300, Victoria Island, Lagos.
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