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Library Services

The National Library of Uganda maintains a staff of professional librarians to assist you in your reference and information needs

The Department also offers the following services:

Circulation/Reference/Information Services 

The Department is charged with the responsibility of maintaining, preserving, conserving,the national collection, and providing reference services to users. 

Our work at the Circulation Desk, involves:

  • Connecting Patrons with information materials, we do it expeditiously with the help of our Integrated Library Management System.
  • Provide basic search and reference services.
  • Maintaining order in the stacks which constitute a significant portion of the Library's physical part.
  • Patron registration.
Technology (ICT) Services

Public Computers

Computers at the National Library provide access to the catalog, the Internet, Microsoft Office programs, and a research databases. Patrons with laptop computers or other portable devices use the Library’s wireless access.

Free WI-FI

Wireless Internet access is available throughout the library building to anyone who possesses the devices that allow Internet access.

A black and white photocopier is available.