Library Partnerships, Memberships and Collaborations.
Kyambogo University has a partnership with Book –Aid International. Book Aid International is the UK’s leading international book donation and library development charity. They provide books through Kyambogo University which is a distribution partner to a range of primary and secondary schools throughout the country. Kyambogo University retains some copies for its stock and this project has been ongoing since 1992 to date. Seventy percent of the library stock is from book-Aid International.
Information Training and Outreach Centre for Africa
Kyambogo University Library services also made a memorandum of understanding with the Information Training and Outreach Centre for Africa (ITOCA) to access The Essential Electronic Agriculture Library (TEEAL) and also train other institutions in Uganda in the use of TEEAL. TEEAL is a digital library of research in the agriculture and related sciences. The tool kit has been installed on the Kyambogo University’s local area network. A TEEAL link has also been created on Kyambogo University Online Public Access Catalogue.
Consortium of Uganda University Libraries (CUUL)
Kyambogo University Library services has full membership with the Consortium of Uganda University Libraries (CUUL). The Consortium facilitates effective and efficient collaboration and resource sharing among university and institutional libraries in Uganda with a goal of strengthening library services provided to the students, staff and other patrons of the institutions.
Uganda Library and Information Association
The library is an institutional member of the Uganda Library and Information Association (ULIA). ULIA is a professional organization that articulates the interests of LIS professionals in Uganda. The LIS profession encompasses the disciplines of library science, information science, records, archives administration and other persons concerned with collection, collation and dissemination of information.