Mak IR Repository
Welcome to Makerere University's Institutional Repository (Mak IR). Mak IR was formerly called Uganda Scholarly Digital Library (USDL). Mak IR is a collection of scholarly output of by researchers of Makerere University, including scholarly articles and books, electronic theses and dissertations, conference proceedings, technical reports and digitised library collections. It is the official Institutional Repository (IR) of Makerere University.
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Copyright Information:For information about the publishers' copyright policy on archiving your articles online or in an institutional repository, visit the Sherpa Site at http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo.php The site gives a summary of the permissions normally given as part of each publisher's copyright transfer agreement. If you wish to publish your research findings in Mak IR, please contact Makerere University Library at email@example.com for details. Mak IR operates both open access and closed access models. Access to fulltext has been restricted in adherence to the Makerere University Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Copyrights policies.
Other Useful ResourcesAfrica Portal is an online repository of open access library collection with over 3,000 books, journals, and digital documents on African policy issues. This is an initiative by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), Makerere University (MAK), and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). Please visit the Africa Portal at http://www.africaportal.org/library.
Communities in Mak IR
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- College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES)
- College of Business and Management Sciences (CoBAMS)
- College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS)
- College of Education and External Studies (CEES)
- College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT)
- College of Health Sciences (CHS)
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHuSS)
- College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS)
- College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and BioSecurity (CoVAB)
- Conferences and Workshops
- Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC)
- Makerere University Library (MakLIB)
- Quality Assurance Directorate (QAD)
- School of Law (S.Law)
Case detection of tuberculosis patients using machine learning : a case study of China Friendship Hospital Naguru, Kampala (Makerere University, 2021-08-18)Although early detection and treatment of Tuberculosis cases are the hallmark of successful TB control, diagnostic delay is still long and common in Uganda. Therefore, the study aimed at developing a tool that uses ...
A predictive model for the early detection of diabetes using machine learning : a case study of Kiruddu hospital (Makerere University, 2021-03-30)Diabetes Mellitus is one of major chronic non-communicable diseases which is either caused when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin, it produces. Many complications ...
Correlation of symptoms severity and computed Tomography scan findings in adult patients with chronic rhinosinusitis at Mulago National Referral Hospital (Makerere University, 2021-01-04)Introduction: Chronic Rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a very common disease whose impact on the economy and quality of life is comparable or even worse than other chronic incapacitating diseases such as diabetes and congestive ...
Guidelines for uploading theses, dissertations and project reports in the postgraduate repository (Mak IR) (Makerere University, 2021-10)The postgraduate's repository is new to most students, especially those that have never attended any training sessions during their study. It is, therefore, important to have guidelines that introduce them to the process ...
Modeling scheduling of customers in a bank queue using residual time based Preemptive Priority Queuing (Makerere University, 2016-09-01)In a bank, tellers are usually reserved for different kinds of customers, that is standard customers who carry out the normal deposits/withdraws and corporate customers such as western union and corporate customers. Standard ...