The Library

Welcome to Our Knowledge Hub

The Library at Western Delta University is not just a repository of books; it is a vibrant hub of learning, innovation, and academic exploration. With a commitment to fostering intellectual curiosity, the library offers a range of facilities, services, and resources to support the diverse needs of our students, faculty, and researchers. Our state-of-the-art library is designed to facilitate research, enhance academic pursuits, and foster a culture of continuous learning. 

Library Facilities

1. Reading Spaces:
  • A meticulously designed space with comfortable seating, providing an environment conducive to focused individual study.
2. Research Areas:
  • Dedicated research zones equipped with cutting-edge computers, multimedia resources, and specialized collections for in-depth academic exploration.
3. Group Study Rooms:
  • Modern and well-equipped rooms designed for collaborative learning, group discussions, and project work.
4. Digital Resources:
  • Access an extensive collection of digital resources, e-books, academic journals, and online databases supporting a wide array of disciplines.
5. Archives and Special Collections:
  • Explore our rich archives and special collections, housing rare manuscripts, historical documents, and materials that provide unique insights into specific academic fields.

Services Offered

  1. Library Assistance:

    • Knowledgeable librarians available to assist in locating resources, navigating databases, and offering research guidance.
  2. Interlibrary Loan:

    • Seamless access to resources from other libraries through our efficient interlibrary loan services.
  3. Workshops and Training:

    • Regular workshops and training sessions conducted to enhance information literacy, research skills, and effective use of library resources.
  4. 24/7 Access:

    • Enjoy the convenience of 24/7 access during crucial study periods, ensuring flexibility for students' diverse schedules.

Technology Integration

  1. Online Catalog:

  2. E-Learning Platforms:

    • Integration with e-learning platforms, providing direct access to course-related materials, lecture notes, and multimedia resources.
  3. Digital Archive Access:

    • Seamless access to digital archives and historical collections, allowing users to delve into the rich history and heritage of various academic disciplines.

Library Policies

  1. Borrowing Privileges:

    • Clearly defined borrowing privileges, loan periods, and convenient renewal options to ensure accessibility to resources.
  2. Code of Conduct:

    • Adherence to a thoughtfully crafted code of conduct to maintain a serene and conducive learning environment for all library users.
  3. Accessibility:

    • A commitment to equal accessibility, ensuring that resources and facilities cater to the diverse needs of the entire university community.

Upcoming Events and Engagements

Stay informed about the latest library events, book launches, author talks, and academic symposiums. Engage in intellectual discourse, expand your horizons, and connect with the vibrant academic community through our diverse range of library-sponsored activities.

Contact Us

For inquiries, assistance, or to stay updated on upcoming events, please connect with our Library Services:

Library Services

  • Location: Main Library Building, Behind the Administrative Block
  • Phone: +234 812-2144-109 
  • Email: librarian@wdu.edu.ng

Embark on a comprehensive journey of academic exploration at Western Delta University's Library, where knowledge is not only preserved but actively cultivated and shared!


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