Peris Kiilu

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Peris Wambui Kiilu (Mrs)

Nakuru Town Campus College Librarian

P.O. Box 13357 - 20100

Nakuru

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POSITION

November 2013 to date

College Librarian, Nakuru Town Campus College,  Egerton University

 

 

 

EDUCATION

Ongoing

PhD Candidate in Library and Information Sciences

Moi University

2005

MPhil in Library and Information Sciences,

Moi University

1989

Bachelor of Library and Information Sciences (BLIS)

M.S. University of Baroda

1988

B.A. Arts, Economics Honours

Panjab University

1984

Kenya Advanced Certificate of Education (KACE)

Kapsabet Girls’ High School

1982

Kenya Certificate of Education (KCE)

Alliance Girls’ High School

WORK EXPERIENCE

November 2013 to date

College Librarian , Nakuru Town Campus College,  Egerton University

January 2011 to October 2013

I/C Technical Services, Egerton University Library

July to December 2010

Ag. University Librarian, Egerton University

March 2009 to June 2010

I/C Cataloging and Classification, Egerton University

March 2007 to February 2009

I/C Readers Services, Egerton University Library

October 2004 to February 2007

I/C Africana, Periodicals and Special Collections Section, Egerton University

October 1998- September 2000

I/C Reference Section, Laikipia Campus, Egerton University

1997

I/C Circulation Services, Laikipia Campus, Egerton University

November 1991 to September 1996

I/C Technical Services, Laikipia Campus, Egerton University

November 1990 to October 1991

Kenya Polytechnic Library

March 1990 to October 1990

National Assembly Library

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

1.

Kiilu, Peris and Otike, Japhet (2016). Non Use of Academic Library Services: A Literature Review. International Journal of Library Science, 5 (1): 7-13.

2.

Kiilu, Peris and Kiilu, Vincent (2015). Information access by Urban Social Workers in Kenya: A Case of Nakuru City. International Journal of Library Science, 4 (2): 35 -42.

3

Kiilu, Peris and Kiilu, Vincent (2014). The Involvement of the Faculty in Book Selection: The Case of Egerton University Library, Kenya. International Journal of Library Science, 3 (1):14 – 19.

4

Kiilu, Peris (2012). Information use by urban social workers in Kenya: a case of Nakuru Municipality. Egerton University 7th International Conference: research and expo 26th – 28thSeptember 2012

5

Kiilu, Peris (2009). Information for socio-economic development: a Kenyan perspective. Nairobi: Kenya Library Association Conference 27th – 30thMay 2009

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Academic libraries; Information Access; Library Spaces.