International Journal of
Library and Information Science

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Lib. Inf. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2537
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLIS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 240

Full Length Research Paper

Effect of literature in the school library on the development of communication and conflict resolution skills of children

Pearl C. Akanwa
  • Pearl C. Akanwa
  • Department of Library and Information Science, Faculty of Education, Imo State University, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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Ogechi N. Okorie
  • Ogechi N. Okorie
  • Department of Library and Information Science, Faculty of Education, Imo State University, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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Ngozi Ojeabulu
  • Ngozi Ojeabulu
  • Library Department, Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Delta State, Nigeria.
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Eucharia Ken-Agbiriogu
  • Eucharia Ken-Agbiriogu
  • Department of Library and Information Science, Faculty of Education, Imo State University, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 20 December 2019
  •  Accepted: 20 April 2020
  •  Published: 30 June 2020

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