InterAccess

Views:
 
Category: Education
     
 

Presentation Description

No description available.

Comments

Presentation Transcript

InterWeb at the University of Jos By Stephen A. Akintunde, PhD Deputy University Librarian (Systems) University of Jos: 

InterWeb at the University of Jos By Stephen A. Akintunde, PhD Deputy University Librarian (Systems) University of Jos

Where we are: 

Where we are Internet Access and web browsing now a reality at the University of Jos (since May 2001) Web site hosting and maintenance next Status versus: Computer literacy rate on campus Access to ICT by staff and students Support from University Administration

Progress: 

Progress Campus Wide Area Network One of three campuses networked Distance a major problem for total network: Wireless, or Satellite

ICT Leaders: 

ICT Leaders It’s a Team work Computer Centre MIS NUNet University Libraries

The Computer Centre: 

The Computer Centre A great start: Director with neither a PC nor office! Today: Computer Centre is too small for the many facilities! So, what next?

Management Information Systems Unit: 

Management Information Systems Unit First thoughts: Administrative unit or mainstream Computer Centre? Get going- Databases Payroll System Personnel records Student records Demographic Academic On-line registration Identity cards production

Nigerian Universities Network (NUNet): 

Nigerian Universities Network (NUNet) Timely birth Customised structure helpful No limit to possibilities

The University Libraries : 

The University Libraries Grandmother of them all First thoughts Digitization efforts Library catalogue Other library records Services to clients Computer-Aided Literature Search Serials List Web browsing Printing Electronic mail Portals Power back up - Solar What next? NVLP

ICT Administrative Structure in the University of Jos: 

ICT Administrative Structure in the University of Jos In the beginning The Old structure What Benefits Why it was dumped

The New ICT Structure: 

The New ICT Structure What hope for the future? Oversight Committees ICT Coordinators

Change Agents: 

Change Agents Internal Change agents Effectiveness curtailed by bureaucracy Outside Change agents Freedom exploited

Internet Access : 

Internet Access Connect! The trial period Access fee structure The first steps Who bears the cost? How about the infrastructure? Can’t wait any longer! Operational Imperatives

Web Page Design: 

Web Page Design The Way Out Internship Programme Students are Creative & Fast learners Intlinet class Teachers are also taught! Web Masters Club Way to improve on designs

Updating Web Pages: 

Updating Web Pages “Webmaster” needed Interns still important

Goals for the Future: 

Goals for the Future Versatile Internet Service Provider Academic communication fully on-line Synchronized personal number for both staff and students Virtual library

Credits: 

Credits Mr. E. G. Eseyin Mr. S. E. Adewumi Mr. Daniel Yakmut Coach Cliff Missen, and Noble Interns and Apprentices

Thank you all … and …: 

Thank you all … and … Welcome to virtual Reality

authorStream Live Help