The University of Cape Coast (UCC) has initiated what it calls Knowledge Commons and Scholarly Unit at the University’s library.
The point of the task is to modernize the Sam Jonah Library, the University’s principle library, into a top notch library that would encourage scholastic greatness.
Talking at the service, Chancellor of the University, Dr. Sam Esson Jonah approached research Institutions and enterprises in Ghana to create inventive methods of changing information and investigation into tackling cultural difficulties.
He encouraged the administration of the Sam Jonah Library to, notwithstanding the modernization of the actual library, build up their electronic library framework to help the e-learning, exploration and e-distributing activities of the college.
“I’m enchanted that the SAM Jonah Library can flaunt three house which are the individuals lodge, Research center and the information hall as everywhere on the world customary libraries are being changed into learning hall,” he said.
He uncovered the SAM Jonah Library was on course to satisfying its main goal to be a top notch library.
Bad habit Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast, Prof. Johnson Nyarko Boampong, insinuated the college was focusing on research works that are viewed as open. He guaranteed the college would channel its assets to help research work and furthermore run after the advancement of skilled human asset for the country.
“It’s my assumption that the insightful correspondence unit would set more noteworthy guidelines that would describe academic correspondence at UCC,” he trusted.
The University’s Librarian, Dr. Imprint Anthony Kobina, counted a portion of the offices that could be found in the information center room: 100 seating limit, different sorts of adaptable furnishings and gathering study rooms.
He added, a portion of things to come projects the college was anticipating setting up were understanding rooms, super present day 200-limit meeting room, the rearrangement of the college display into a gallery; the foundation of a social cooperation space for sharing information and thoughts and in particular, the foundation of an examination and show library out of appreciation for the chancellor, Dr. Sir. Sam Esson Jonah.