Library Opening Hours

Period

Weekly Days

Opening Hours

Semesters

Monday – Saturday

08.00 am - 10.30 pm

Sundays & Public Holidays

02.30 pm - 10.30 pm

 

 

 

Vacation

Monday – Friday

08.00 am - 04.00 pm

Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays

Closed

Library Services

Special Reserve Materials: This service is extremely valued by the users because it makes core reading materials available to a wider section of the students.

General Collection Service: This is a direct service where users are free to go to the shelf and select what he/she wants to read.

Reference Collection Service: Materials in the Reference Collection may be read only within the library.

New Acquisitions Service: Accession List, listing recently acquired materials is issued periodically to library users.

Inter-Library Loan Service: is an agreement between one library management and another, in borrowing materials from other libraries or obtain photocopies of journal articles or book chapter from titles that are not owned or available within our collection. Materials from UDSM Library, DUCE library and other institutions may be borrowed using this facility.

Readers Service: Users are allowed to use library collections during official hours for reading.

Photocopying Service: The Library allow their users by special arrangement to go outside with a book needed for photocopying service.

Newspaper Service: Both current (Tanzanian daily/weekly newspapers) and retrospective issues are available in the library.

Internet Service: Users can search electronic databases, journals etc via internet

Other services provided by the library include document delivery services, electronic references services, and Current Awareness Services (CAS) and information literacy training for library users.