Abdoulaye Kaba, Ph.D

Library Director

Al Ain Campus

+971 3 7024955

library@aau.ac.ae

Biography

ACADEMIC/ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS

  • Library Director 

Education

PhD in Library and Information Science, Pondicherry University, India

Master of Library and Information Science, International Islamic University Malaysia

Bachelor of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage, International Islamic University Malaysia

Research Interests

  • Library Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Information Literacy

Selected Publications

  • Kaba, A. & Ramaiah, C. K. (2018). Investigating knowledge acquisition among faculty members, Interdisciplinary Journal of Information, Knowledge, and Management, 13, 1-20.
  • Kaba, A. & Ramaiah, C. K. (2017). Demographic differences in using knowledge creation tools among faculty members. Journal of Knowledge Management, 21(4), 857-871.
  • Kaba, A. (2017). Library employment: Satisfaction, opportunities, challenges, and future actions as perceived by academic librarians. Library Management, Vol. 38 Issue: 8/9, pp.511-527.
  • Kaba, A. (2017). Online Library Job Advertisements in United Arab Emirates: A Content Analysis of Job Websites. Library Management, 38(2/3): Accepted. 
  • Kaba, A. & Said, R. (2015).Open access awareness, use, and perception: a case study of AAU faculty members. New Library World, 116(11/12): 94-103.

Conferences

  • Kaba, A. & Ramaiah, C. K. (2019). Investigating the use of ICT tools for knowledge sharing among faculty members in UAE, Int. J. Knowledge Management Studies, 10(4): 365-380. doi:10.1504/IJKMS.2019.103350 
  • Kaba, A. & Ramaiah, C. K. (2019). Bibliometric Analysis of Research Output on the Internet of Things in the Arab WorldDESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology, 39(5): 222-229. 
  • Kaba, A. & Ramaiah, C. K. (2018). Investigating knowledge acquisition among faculty members, Interdisciplinary Journal of Information, Knowledge, and Management, 13: 1-20. doi.org/10.28945/3940
  • Kaba, A. & Ramaiah, C. K. (2017). Demographic differences in using knowledge creation tools among faculty members. Journal of Knowledge Management, 21(4): 857-871. doi.org/10.1108/JKM-09-2016-0379
  • Kaba, A. (2017). Library employment: Satisfaction, opportunities, challenges, and future actions as perceived by academic librarians. Library Management, 38 (8/9): 511-527. doi.org/10.1108/LM-03-2017-0036
  • Kaba, A. (2017). Online Library Job Advertisements in United Arab Emirates: A Content Analysis of Job Websites. Library Management, 38(2/3): 131-141. doi.org/10.1108/LM-07-2016-0058

Teaching Courses

  • Research Skills
  • Information Literacy