About Us

Welcome to Federal University Lafia Library website. Our Library is one of the finest academic libraries. We proudly provide access to our collection of print and electronic academic resources to the University community and visiting scholars around the world.

In Federal University Lafia Library, we are committed to providing world class library services that meet global standards and improve academic research. We are making deliberate investments in our facility and staff, to continually improve our service delivery, and make it our goal to become one of the best libraries in the world.
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Federal University Lafia was established by the Federal Government of Nigeria on the 9th of February, 2011. The University took off in 2011/2012 session along with the Library as part of academic structure. The Library has its functions and structural organization put in place to enable it achieve its Vision and Mission in line with operational rules governing every Nigeria University.


The vision of the Library is to be a strong repository of relevant and up-to-date print and electronic resources with which services befitting a top class University library will be readily made available to users.


The Mission is to develop relevant library resources and offer high quality services in support of scholarship.


Core Values
1. Information
2. Timeliness
3. Accessibility


1. Multimedia service
2. Inter-library service
3. Reference service
4. Lending service
5. Indexing and abstracting service
6. Copying and printing service
7. Serial service
8. Selective dissemination of information
9. Library orientation and use instruction
10.Request a purchase


Library Open Hours
Mon – Fri : 8 am – 10 pm
Sat & Sun : 9 am – 3 pm
24 Hours Online Service
Closed on Gazetted Public Holiday


Eligibility for Use
The following categories of users shall be admitted into the library:
1. Registered students
2. Registered staff of the University
3. Authorized members of the community
4. Users under inter-library cooperation


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