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ABOUT CENTRE FOR ILORIN STUDIES

ABOUT THE CENTRE

The Centre for Ilorin Studies was established during the 2011/2012 academic session. Its establishment was in line with the grand vision of making the University of Ilorin, an international Centre of Excellence in learning, research, probity and service to humanity. 

MANDATES OF THE CENTRE

The management of the Centre is saddled with the responsibilities to:

  • Collect, catalogue and preserve digital and hard copies of manuscripts in Arabic, religious, historical and cultural heritage of Ilorin Emirate by native scholars of Ilorin;
  • collect, catalogue, preserve and digitize artifacts of historical and cultural heritage of Ilorin Emirate
  • collect, catalogue and preserve electronic and hard copies of publications and manuscripts by lecturers of the University of Ilorin in all disciplines;  and
  • collect, catalogue and preserve soft and hard copies of Ilorin – related publications from any scholar in any part of the world.
  • collect and preserve all publications and material culture relating to Ilorin Emirate from anypart of the world;