Adeyinka Tella

Adeyinka Tella is a senior lecturer in the Department of Library and Information Science, Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. Tella is a commonwealth scholar who finished his PhD in September 2009 from the Department of Library and Information Studies, University of Botswana. In 2007, he was awarded a small grant for thesis writing for the PhD students’ category by the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA). He has written and published articles in International, reputable, and refereed journals as well as chapters in books. He is one of the contributors to an information science reference Cases on Successful E-Learning Practices in the Developed and Developing World: Methods for the Global Information Economy. Currently, he is the Associate Editor of the International Journal of Library and Information Science, and Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Information Processing and Communication (IJIPC). His research areas include e-learning, information literacy, information communication technology, psychology of information, etc.

Publications

Library and Information Science Female Undergraduate Preference for Facebook as Information Sharing Tool
Adeyinka Tella, Oluwole Olumide Durodolu, Stephen Osahon Uwaifo. © 2021. 17 pages.
This study has examined the library and information science female undergraduates' preference for Facebook as an information-sharing tool. A survey approach was adopted using...
Opportunities Associated With Open Access Initiatives: Perspectives of Research Students From Selected Universities in Nigeria
Adeyinka Tella, Omwoyo Bosire Onyancha. © 2021. 22 pages.
The chapter examines the opportunities associated with open access (OA) initiatives from the perspective of research students in selected Nigerian universities. A survey design...
Handbook of Research on Digital Devices for Inclusivity and Engagement in Libraries
Adeyinka Tella. © 2020. 491 pages.
The rapid advances taking place in information and communication technologies are enabling transformation in libraries irrespective of their types. What used to be an isolated...
Resource Sharing: Vehicle for Effective Library Information Dissemination and Services in The Digital Age
Adeyinka Tella, Femi Quardri, Sunday Segun Bamidele, Olubukola Oluyemisi Ajiboye. © 2020. 23 pages.
The chapter examined resource sharing as vehicle for effective library information dissemination and services in the digital age. In relation to this purpose, studies have shown...
Opportunities and Challenges of E-Book Readers and Mobile Devices in Libraries: Experiences From Nigeria
Victoria Okojie, Faith Orim, Oso Oluwatoyin, Adeyinka Tella. © 2020. 23 pages.
There is a common saying that “books are the windows to the world.” Despite the fact that in this digital age the leading role is taken by the internet, books still play their...
Looking Beyond Now in Publishing: The Print vs. Digital Debate – What Should Be the Focus Content or Platform?
Ajani Yusuf Ayodeji, Adeyinka Tella, Shola Temitope Famuyiwa, Colette Ogugua Onyebinama. © 2020. 21 pages.
Due to digital revolution there has been a lot of development in the publishing industry, and this has also affected access to and dissemination of information. The issue about...
Use and Management of Email as Records in African Universities: Perspectives From Selected Librarians' Use and Management of Email as Records
Tella Adeyinka, Omwoyo Bosire Onyancha. © 2020. 23 pages.
The chapter examined the management of email as records in African universities from the perspective of selected librarians. Data was gathered from interviews conducted for the...
Use of Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) By Undergraduates in Selected Nigerian Universities
Adeyinka Tella. © 2019. 17 pages.
This article examines the use of the online public access catalogue (OPAC) among undergraduates in selected universities in Nigeria. A sample was drawn from among undergraduate...
Handbook of Research on Managing Intellectual Property in Digital Libraries
Adeyinka Tella, Tom Kwanya. © 2018. 461 pages.
Taking into consideration the variety of information being created, produced, and published, the acquisition and archiving of e-resources by digital libraries is rapidly...
Social Bookmarking Tools and Digital Libraries
Adeyinka Tella, Victoria Okojie, O. T. Olaniyi. © 2018. 14 pages.
Digital libraries use the semantic web and social networking technologies to improve browsing and searching for resources. With digital libraries' social and semantic...
Reports Generation With Koha Integrated Library System (ILS): Examples From Bowen University Library, Nigeria
Adekunle P. Adesola, Grace Olla, Roseline Mitana Oshiname, Adeyinka Tella. © 2018. 15 pages.
The paper showcases various library house-keeping reports that can be generated effortlessly using Koha ILS. Examples of reports generated in Bowen University Library include...
Determinants of Continuance Intention of Facebook Usage Among Library and Information Science Female Undergraduates in Selected Nigerian Universities
Adeyinka Tella, Bisola Justina Babatunde. © 2017. 18 pages.
This study examined the determinant of continuance intention of Facebook usage among female library and information science (LIS) undergraduates selected from Four Library...
The Promise of Open Source Systems/Software in Developing Requisite E-Government Solutions for the Developing Countries: A Review of Literature
Adeyinka Tella, Adetayo O. Tella. © 2016. 17 pages.
E-Government open source system is now becoming commonplace. The e-Government open system requires at each review stage the relevant official input, the date, and the time when...
Digital Libraries and Copyright Issues
Adeyinka Tella, Saheed Oyeniran, Olubukola James Ojo. © 2016. 19 pages.
This chapter examined digital libraries and copyright issues. It considered several issues such as the meaning of digital libraries, the characteristics, functions, digital...
Social Media Strategies for Dynamic Library Service Development
Adeyinka Tella. © 2015. 388 pages.
As social technologies continue to evolve, it is apparent that librarians and their clientele would benefit through participation in the digital social world. While there are...
The Promise of Open Source Systems/Software in Developing Requisite E-Government Solutions for the Developing Countries: A Review of Literature
Adeyinka Tella, Adetayo O. Tella. © 2015. 17 pages.
E-Government open source system is now becoming commonplace. The e-Government open system requires at each review stage the relevant official input, the date, and the time when...
Internet Policy Issues and Digital Libraries' Management of Intellectual Property
Adeyinka Tella, A. K. Afolabi. © 2015. 12 pages.
The policy issues posed by the Internet in different countries around the world do not seem to be very different. The Internet itself helps us realize this by allowing...
Usage of Facebook by Library and Information Science Female Undergraduate Students in Selected Nigerian Universities
Justina B. Babatunde, Adeyinka Tella. © 2015. 20 pages.
The chapter examines Facebook usage among female undergraduate students of library and information science. Through a survey approach, the study drew on 154 female undergraduate...
The Impact of Social Media to Library Services in Digital Environment
Adeyinka Tella, Evelyn O. Akinboro. © 2015. 17 pages.
The developments in Web technology are creating more friendly, social, and fun environments for retrieving and sharing information and one of such is social media networking...
Reports Generation with Koha Integrated Library System (ILS): Examples from Bowen University Library, Nigeria
Adekunle P. Adesola, Grace Olla, Roseline Mitana Oshiname, Adeyinka Tella. © 2015. 17 pages.
The paper showcases various library house-keeping reports that can be generated effortlessly using Koha ILS. Examples of reports generated in Bowen University Library include...
The Promise of Open Source Systems/Software in Developing Requisite E-Government Solutions for the Developing Countries: A Review of Literature
Adeyinka Tella, Adetayo O. Tella. © 2014. 17 pages.
E-Government open source system is now becoming commonplace. The e-Government open system requires at each review stage the relevant official input, the date, and the time when...
Predicting Users' Continuance Intention Toward E-payment System: An Extension of the Technology Acceptance Model
Adeyinka Tella, Gbola Olasina. © 2014. 21 pages.
This paper synthesized the technology acceptance model (TAM), to explain and predict the users' intentions to continue using e-payment system. The hypothesized model was...
Predicting Users’ Acceptance of E-Library from the Perspective of Technology Acceptance Model
Adeyinka Tella. © 2013. 12 pages.
Universities are investing heavily in electronic resources. As a way of embracing new developments, the University of Ilorin, Nigeria, has spent millions of dollars building a...
Internet Policy Issues and Digital Libraries’ Management of Intellectual Property
Adeyinka Tella, A. K. Afolabi. © 2013. 13 pages.
The policy issues posed by the Internet in different countries around the world do not seem to be very different. The Internet itself helps us realize this by allowing...
Preface
Adeyinka Tella, Abdulwahab Olanrewaju Issa. © 2012. 7 pages.
This Preface is included in the book Library and Information Science in Developing Countries: Contemporary Issues.
Marketing Library and Information Services for Effective Utilization of Available Resources: The 21st Century Librarians and Information Professionals - Which Ways and What Works?
Adeyinka Tella, Rachel Ronke Ojo. © 2012. 16 pages.
Marketing of information products and services is very vital in the present information society. Of late, marketing of information services has emerged as an indispensable tool...
An Evaluation of WebCT Course Content Management System at the University of Botswana
Adeyinka Tella, S. M. Mutula, Athulang Mutshewa, Angelina Totolo. © 2012. 28 pages.
This study evaluated a WebCT course content management (CCMS) system at the University of Botswana. Survey methodology was used and questionnaires were distributed to 503...
Attitude of Undergraduate Students Towards Computer-Based Test (CBT): A Case Study of the University of Ilorin, Nigeria
Adeyinka Tella, M. T. Bashorun. © 2012. 13 pages.
This study examined the attitude of the students towards computer-based test (CBT) at the University of Ilorin, Nigeria. A case study research design was adopted to carry out the...
Determinants of E-Payment Systems Success: A User’s Satisfaction Perspective
Adeyinka Tella. © 2012. 24 pages.
The success of an information system (IS) depends on the users’ satisfaction with the system. In this study, the Technology Acceptance Model by Davies (1989) was extended. The...
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS’ SATISFACTION WITH THE USE OF WEB PORTALS
Adeyinka Tella, M.T. Bashorun. © 2012. 18 pages.
This study examined undergraduate students’ satisfaction with web portals and considers the benefits of using the portal and the problems associated with the use of portal. A...
Predicting Users’ Acceptance of E-Library from the Perspective of Technology Acceptance Model
Adeyinka Tella. © 2011. 11 pages.
Universities are investing heavily in electronic resources. As a way of embracing new developments, the University of Ilorin, Nigeria, has spent millions of dollars building a...
An Evaluation of WebCT Course Content Management System at the University of Botswana
Adeyinka Tella, S. M. Mutula, Athulang Mutshewa, Angelina Totolo. © 2010. 31 pages.
This study evaluated a WebCT course content management (CCMS) system at the University of Botswana. Survey methodology was used and questionnaires were distributed to 503...