Henry is the Librarian of the College(NMTC-HOHOE). He is knowledgeable in digital Libraries, Data Curation, Digital Repositories, Information Management, and Open Access / Open Data issues. Very much results-driven, go-getter, follows transformational leadership principles. He provides advanced training for Staff and Students and supports raising awareness of library resources in the College. (Literature Search, Avoiding predatory journal publishing, Digital Literacy, Plagiarism, Institutional Repositories, and Open Access)
Henry Akosah has supported institutional open access awareness raising and advocacy workshops that have resulted in a number of open access repositories in various institutions.
He is a research4life ambassador and the open access coordinator for Colleges of Education and Health Training Institutions Affiliated with Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). Henry Akosah supports the cause of librarians and the library profession in Ghana as a member of the Ghana Library Association, contributing in diverse ways.
Henry holds Masters’ in Information Science from the University of Ghana. He is very passionate about Knowledge sharing and also interested in equity in scholarly communications and open access.