About The Gombe State University Library
The Gombe State University Main Library is located in the Main Campus, Tudun Wada Gombe, it is a Two-storey building with offices, departments, sections, units etc. These houses the various administrative, technical and other staff, as well as resources repositories and others
The GSU library also has departmental and faculty satellite libraries in almost every department and faculty of the University. These are also generally set up in such a way as to reflect the needs of the specific departmental staff and students, based on the fields of study found there.
The Library has a total holding of over 52,000 volumes of books and 12,000 periodical titles, together with a very good collection of online and offline Journals. The University library has always been at the center of research and scholarship playing a major role in acquiring, processing and lending library materials and responding to patrons inquires.
Rapid progress has been made not only in updating the collection, but also in automating the resources and services of the Library system.
With a staff strength of 32 professionals and para-professionals, 4 Senior and 22 junior non-professional staff in the entire university library system, the library management is striving to upgrade the IT skills of the staff to enable them cope with challenges of the information age.