ELATUROTI, Prof David Folorunso

Born 23 July, 1946.




B.A. (Educ.) Hons. (Ife) – June, 1971.

M.S.L. (Western Michigan) – August, 1980.

Ph.D. Librarianship (Ibadan) – February, 1989.

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Working Experience Temporary Assistant Lecturer, Dept. of Library Studies , Professor of Library Studies, Abadina Media Resource Centre , Director, Abadina Media Resource Centre , Department of Library and Information Science, Delta State University Abraka , Department of Library and Information Science, University of Nigeria Nsukka , Department of Library and Information Science, University of Calabar, Calabar.

I International Association of School Librarianship:

Member – 1977 to date. Director for African Region. 1981 – 1987; 1991-1997.

ii Nigerian School Library Association: Founding Member & Executive Secretary – 1977 to date.

iii Nigerian Library Association: Member – 1974 to date.

iv Association of West African Book Editors: Member – 1990 to date.

v. Librarians Registration Council of Nigeria: Member – 28 July, 2002 to date.

vi Member, Teachers’ Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN)2006 to date.

vii Member, Nigerian Academy of Education 2007 to date.

. Obafemi Awolowo University (formerly University of Ife), Ile-Ife. September, 1968 – June, 1971. ii. University of Ibadan, Ibadan. September, 1973 – June, 1974; November, 1980 – February, 1989. iii. International Graduate Summer School, College of Librarianship, Wales, U.K. 1 July – 24 August, 1974. iv. Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, U.S.A. August, 1979 – August, 1980.

i. Federal Government Bursary Award for Undergraduate Course.

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 1968 – 1971.

ii. The Librarian of the Year 2000. Award of the Nigerian Library Association, Oyo State Chapter. – December, 2000.

iii. Fellow, Nigerian Library Association. (FNLA) – August, 2003.

iv. Distinguished Alumni Award, Faculty of Education, Obafemi

Awolowo University, Ile – Ife. – June, 2005.


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