Reference materials are one of the essential information resources of modern libraries. Their value is inestimable in the hands of a user, who requires quality information to meet a need. Nwogu and Obiagwu (1991) stated that “reference materials are the gold mines of knowledge”. There are different types of reference materials and each of them contain diverse information ranging from simple definition of words and concepts to detailed explanation of ideas and events.
Utilization of Reference Books by Students: A Case Study of Covenant University, Nigeria
by Iroaganachi Mercy A. Covenant University Nigeria Mercyari2001@Yahoo.Co.Uk
and Julie E. Ilogho Covenant University Nigeria Julieilogho2000@Yahoo.Com
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