PhD, MLIS, BALS
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| Welcome Message from the University Librarian|
It has often been said that a Library is the heart of the University.
This is certainly the case at the University of the University of Zambia.
The University of Zambia Library is the nation's leading academic
library and serves as a national reference library.
The University Libraries is a coordinated network of 3 libraries
offering a wealth of informational and scholarly resources pertinent to the
academic departments, programs, and services of the University. It is essential
to the creation of a quality educational experience for undergraduate and graduate
students and in the support of the quality research in all fields.
The Library's mission is to make its resources available and useful
to the entire university community and the Zambian people and to sustain
and preserve a universal collection of knowledge and creativity for
The Office of the Librarian is tasked to set policy and to direct and
support programs and activities to accomplish the Library's mission.
As Librarian, I oversee my dedicated staff who acquire, catalog,
preserve, and make available library collections within our three libraries.
Our Library staff are available to assist with reference and other informational
questions. If there are specific ways we can assist with your learning, teaching,
and research needs, please do not hesitate to contact us. Please take the time
to explore and discover the range of quality resources and services on offer.
Sincerely,Vitalicy Chifwepa (Dr), University Librarian