The Pioneers: Francis Otieno Pala, 1931–1987

  • J. S. Musisi Kenya Library Association

Author Biography

J. S. Musisi, Kenya Library Association
J.S. Musisi retired recently from a long career in Kenyan libraries. His first work was in the library of the Ministry of Agriculture, after which he served in various special and academic libraries. He was Chairman of the Kenya Library Association, and arranged for the IFLA conference in Nairobi in 1984. Mr. Musisi earned a master’s degree in librarianship at the Loughborough University of Technology, U.K. His publications have appeared in many journals, including Assistant Librarian, COMLA Newsletter, IFLA Journal, and Maktaba.