Brief Profile

Mrs. Mulikat Y. ADISA (Nee Abdulkareem)
POSITION/STATUS: Assistant Lecturer
OFFICE: BLOCK 10F3, University of Ilorin (Permanent Site)
PHONE: 07087398937

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EDUCATION: Masters in Library and Information Science (ABU) 2006
Bachelors in Library Science (ABU) 1991
Diploma in Library Science (ABU) 1987

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Library and Information Science,
University of Ilorin, Ilorin (June, 2008 to Date)

Teaching Assignments
1. LIS 105: Basic Reference Sources (2009/2010)
2. LIS 103: Library in its Social and Cultural Setting (2009/2010)
3. Use of Library (GNS Course) (2009/2010)
4. Preparation of Courseware for LIS 103 and LIS 105
5. LIS 307: Management of Library Services Centres (2010/2011)
6. LIS 103: Library in its Social and Cultural Settings (2010/2011)
7. LIS 105: Basic Reference Information Services. (2010/2011)
8. Use of Library (GNS Course) (2010/2011)
9. Preparation of Courseware for LIS 307,105, 103 (2010/2011)

Administrative Assignments
Administrative Assignments
1. Africa University Women Committee University of Ilorin (2009 to date) (coopted).
2. Faculty Representative, Technical/Entrepreneurship committee (2008 to date).
3. Member, Curriculum Development Team, Library and Information science Department (2008 to date)
4. Secretary, Faculty Revenue Yielding Committee (2009 to date).
5. Staff Welfare Officer, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Ilorin (2008 to date).
6. Committee on Departmental Handbook, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Ilorin, 2011.


1. Preservation, Conservation, and Restoration of Archival Records: A Case Study of National Archives of Nigeria, Ibadan (2000 - 2010)

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS: Courseware Development in Preservation and Conservation of Library Materials, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Ilorin

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: Member, National Library Association

Some of her publications:

  1. Giwa, A., Abdulkareem, M. Y., Bashorun, M. T., and Issa, A. O. (2011) Information Technology and Supply Chain Management for the Textile Industry, Journal of Educational Research and Development: 5(3) 214-223, Published by Faculty of Education, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
  2. Abdulkareem, M.Y. (2010) Characteristics and Information Seeking Behavior of Cyber Café Users in some Nigerian Cities. International Journal of Library and Information Science Vol. 2(5); 95-101. Published by Academic Journals, Available online at     
  3. Abdulkareem, M.Y. (2010) Role of Public Libraries and Electronic Information Media in the Promotion and Indigenous Culture. Empirical Evidence from Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Communication, Vol. 1 (1); 27-32, Published by Kamla Raj Publishers, Available online at  
  4. Bashorun M. T, Isah, A & Adisa M. Y. (2011) User Perception of Electronic Resources in the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) Nigeria. Journal of Emerging Trends in Computing and Information Sciences 2(11); 554 – 562. Published by Computing and Information Sciences, University of Quebec, Canada. Available online at     
  5. Issa, A. O. Abdulkareem, M. Y, Isah A. and Kupolati, K. S. (2011). Information Needs of Public Library Patrons: A Survey of Users of Kwara State Library, Ilorin, Nigeria. PNLA Quarterly, 75(3); 66 – 79 Published by the Pacific Northwest Library Association, USA. Available online at
  6. Abdulkareem, M. Y., Isah, and Issa, A. O. (2013). Challenges of Digital Preservation of Manuscripts to the Nigerian Education and Information Systems. Library & Archival Security, 25:2, 119-131. Published by Routledge, UK. Available online at     
  7. Tella, A., Olarongbe, S. A, Akanbi – A. HB & Adisa M. Y., (2013) Use of  Social Networking Sites by Academic Librarians in Six Selected States of Nigeria. New Review of Academic Librarianship, 19: 274-290. Published by Routledge Taylor and Francis Group. Available online at
  8. Tella, A., Adisa, M. Y., and Akinyemi, L. ‘The Use of Library and Information Communication Technology by Staff of Broadcasting Media Houses in Kwara State, Nigeria. Accepted for publication by Ilorin Journal of Sociology, Published by Department of Sociology, University of Ilorin. Letter of Acceptance dated 06/01/2014
  9. Adisa, M. Y., Adisa, R. S., Olatinwo, K. L., Olorunfemi, O. D. and Omotayo, A. O. ‘Correlates of Use of Library among Agricultural Science Undergraduates in Kwara State, Nigeria’. Accepted for publication by Journal of Science, Technology and Mathematics Education, Published by Department of Science Education, Federal University of Technology, Minna. Letter of Acceptance dated 26/05/2014