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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.

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Vision

A centre of excellence in the provision of library and information services in Africa.

Mission

To meet the study, teaching, research and outreach information needs for sustainable developement.

Libhub/Kiox

This provides a single interface to search all the databases the Library subscribes to. Click to search

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External Users

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 inclusing branch Libraries.

Contact Person

Head Reference & Circulation

Document Delivery Service

Document Delivery e-mails and contact persons at Makerere University Library: 

  • General e-mail:  natercoord@gmail.com
  • Contact persons: Ms. Caroline Kobusingye : ckobusingye@mulib.mak.ac.ug  
  • 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

 

Contact Person

Mrs Caroline Okware

Latest News

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    Changing Lives in the Community Through Entrepreneurship

    By Geoffrey Cheruiyot Ngenoh, MSc. Agri-Enterprise Development student at Egerton University. July 2017 will always be memorable to me. It

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  • An ICT based platform to Track and Monitor the Certification and Distribution of Clean Cassava Planting Material

    An ICT based platform to Track and Monitor the Certification and Distribution of Clean Cassava Planting Material

    Several households in eastern and northern Uganda depend on cassava as their sole starch staple food and source of income.

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Upcoming Events

  • Information Competency and Management Training

    Information Competency and Management Training

    The Directorate of Research and Graduate Training in collaboration with the Makerere University Library, announces the PhD Crosscutting Training Course:

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  • Inaugural Prof. Capt. Dr. VL. Ongom Memorial Lecture

    Inaugural Prof. Capt. Dr. VL. Ongom Memorial Lecture

    Makerere University School of Public Health cordially invites you to the Inaugural Lecture in Memory of Prof. Capt. Dr. VL.

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  • NARO-MAK Conference 2018

    NARO-MAK Conference 2018

    Monday, 12 November 2018 - 8:00am to Thursday, 15 November 2018 - 5:00pm Event Info National Agricultural Research Organisation and Makerere University,

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 University Librarian

Assoc. Prof Helen Byamugisha
University Librarian

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Our Team

MEET OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Assoc. Prof Helen Byamugisha

University Librarian

DR Ruth Nalumaga

Deputy University Librarian

DR LIZ STATE

HEAD TECHNICAL SERVICES

DR ALISON KINENGYERE

HEAD ALBERT COOK LIBRARY

12000

Square Metres

600000

Monographs

27000

Electronic Journals

270000

Books

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SEARCH OUR COURSES

Welcome to Makerere University's Course Catalog. We have listed over 4,000 courses in this catalog from over 100 departments and includes course descriptions, outcomes, codes, units and so much more.

Courses Catalog

E-LEARNING PLATFORM

Adding effectiveness, Convenience, Faster delivery cycles and lowering environmental impacts to studying and learning.

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VIEW YOUR RESULTS

Students can now readily view their Results using the link below.

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