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Commissioning of the Makerere University main library new library extension: activities@MakLib
(Makerere University Library, 2012-10-29)
We are all assembled here today because of the strategic decision made by Makerere University Council to support the Library to extend the needed space. This was enhanced by the grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New ...
The hidden forces that positively shape library consortia: addressing
With diminishing finances, it is rarely possible for a library or information center to have enough resources to fulfill the needs of its clients. Libraries working under effective collaborative initiatives in developed ...
Users’ knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding electronic resources and information literacy: a pilot study at Makerere University.
This paper presents a pilot study of an on-going doctoral study, addressing the knowledge, attitudes and practices of e-resources users. The study was a crosssectional survey of graduate students, researchers, academic ...
Evaluating Makerere University Library's institutional repository using the balanced scorecard
This study evaluates Makerere University and Makerere University Library’s (MakLib) Institutional Repository using the balanced scorecard. As a performance management tool, the balanced scorecard has been successfully ...
Information literacy at Makerere University
(University “Lucian Blaga” of Sibiu, 2010-04-21)
Usability of Makula among Makerere University Library users: a case study
This study explored the extent to which Makerere University Library Access (Makula) can be used by Makerere University Library (Mulib) users to achieve their teaching, research and information needs with effectiveness, ...
The quest for academic status: a critical review of the criteria for appointment and promotion of Librarians at Makerere University, Uganda.
(Makerere University, 2011)
Academic librarians all over the globe have hankered for academic status and while some have attained it, it is remained elusive for others. For decades, librarians at Makerere University enjoyed academic status on appointment ...
Connecting to a cloud-hosted DSpace instance (Version 1.8.2) and testing the enhancements in DSpace 3.0 demo
(Universiteit Antwerpen, 2012)
Many institutions have been introduced to DSpace but lack the necessary IT skilled staff to manage DSpace configurations. Meanwhile, in other institutions, there is a high IT staff turnover. If the IT person abruptly leaves ...
Information behaviour of Makerere University Masters and Doctoral students with specific reference to the use of information technology (IT)
(University of Pretoria, 2014-04)
Academic libraries are facing a major task of coping with the changing information needs and seeking and searching behaviours of their users. This situation is further complicated by the changing nature of the formats in ...
Risk factors for hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke in Sub-Saharan Africa
Introduction. In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), there is a significant burden of ischemic stroke (IS) and hemorrhagic stroke (HS), although data on risk factors for each type are sparse. In this systematic review we attempt ...