Library is the heart of any academic institution. Teofilo Kisanji library collection is approximately 22,000 volumes and several current periodical subscriptions that make this library to be the best place to get all your needs in order to acquire the best knowledge.


Our vision is to be a centre of excellence in providing information to all its members and to keep breast with the latest in the world of library and information technology and provision


Our Mission is to contribute towards the main mission of TEKU so as to support the teaching, research, and consultancy and community services of the University by the provision of print and other Electronic resources.


During Weekdays

8:00 am– 10:00 pm


8:00 am– 6:00 pm

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What we offer

Reference Service

Assists patrons/user in the location, use, and understanding of information resources.

Photocopying & Printing

Photocopying & Printing service is avaibale for library users for Tsh. 100 per page.

Internet Service

Internet service is avaibale for library users for Tsh. 500 per hour.

Lending Service

Library user with borrow tickets can borrow books and other volumes from the library.


The library has a newspaper reading section for library users where different newspapers especially local newspapers are available on daily basis

Available Resources

Printed Materials

It is offered for prescribed and recommended printed materials including books and journal of different disciplines that are intended to be read by users through limited borrowing period of 2 hours for special reserve services and 2 weeks borrowing period from book stack which are renewable

Electronic Books

It contains books, bibliographic references and journal that are available electronically covering Social science, Science, Education, Philosophy, Psychology and Theology. All these materials are ready for use through library computers

SOcial Science Library

The Social Science Library (SSL) contains complete bibliographic references for over 9,300 journal articles, book chapters, and working papers covering Anthropology, Economics, History, Political Science, Social Psychology, Sociology, and Philosophy

Electronic Catalogue

Electronic Catalogue is an online database of all the resources held in the library. It provides access to online public access catalogue that offers access to a wide range of all printed materials that are found in library.

Electronic Journals

Electronic journals, also known as ejournals, e-journals, and electronic serials, are scholarly journals or intellectual magazines that can be accessed via electronic transmission at Teofilo Kisanji University Library. Teofilo Kisanji University has access to INASP resources which contain updated online journals.

Open Access Resources

Refers to resources that are freely available for viewing and/or use. Includes Directory of open books ,Directory of open journals and Directory of open repositories

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