Welcome to Maklib
At the centre of the University is the Library system comprising of the Main Library, which is situated at Makerere University Main Campus. It was constructed in 1959 with a total area of 4,000 square metres and was extended in 1962, 1972 and 2006. The extensions increased the area to 12,000 square metres with a seating capacity of over 2,800.
The Main Library currently has eight sections namely: Technical Services, Periodicals/Serials, Reference and Circulation (including the Law collection and IDA/Basic textbook Reserve collection), Africana Section, Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Microfilming and Digitisation, Book Bank and Bindery.
A centre of excellence in the provision of library and information services in Africa.
To meet the study, teaching, research and outreach information needs for sustainable developement.
Services Available to External Users:
In-house use of library print resources including journals and reference materials without borrowing rights; access to reference services; reading facilities and use of photocopiers. Online Public Access Computers are available for access to the online catalogue and the learning commons for accessing online resources for external users (Library staff reserve the right to restrict computer access if they are needed by registered students, faculty or staff).
Please click here to download the application form to register as an External User of Makerere University Libraries including branch Libraries.
Head Reference & Circulation
Document Delivery Service
Document Delivery e-mails and contact persons at Makerere University Library:
- General e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Contact persons: Ms. Caroline Kobusingye : email@example.com
- Please send the filled form for article orders to the above e-mail addresses as attachments. In case of e-mail problems, please print off this form, fill it and send it by Fax to: 256-414-540374 or for Medical articles to: 256-414-530024, or bring the filled form to the Main Library, Periodicals Section (2nd floor, Old building)
- please click here to download form
Mrs Caroline Okware
Changing Lives in the Community Through Entrepreneurship
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An ICT based platform to Track and Monitor the Certification and Distribution of Clean Cassava Planting Material
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Information Competency and Management Training
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Inaugural Prof. Capt. Dr. VL. Ongom Memorial Lecture
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NARO-MAK Conference 2018
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Assoc. Prof Helen Byamugisha
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