Kisii University Library

By | May 2, 2019

Kisii University Library, Kisii University library system comprises of the Main Campus, Kisii Town Campus,Eldoret Campus, Kericho Campus, Migori Campus, Nairobi Campus and Kapenguria Campus. Being the nerve centre of the university, we endeavour to provide quality services by acquisition of relevant, authoritative, up-to-date materials and promote quick access and delivery of information by integrating information communication technology into our functions.The Office of the University Librarian coordinates all library activities including personnel management, planning and development of library services and policies, liaise with faculties and relevant departments of the university in matters relating to library services.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Library is to become an excellent information centre for academic and research activities of the University community, by providing a conducive environment for reading and learning.

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to provide quality information services to support teaching, learning and research activities of the University. The Library endeavours to collect, organize and store relevant information materials both in print and electronic media and disseminate information to students and staff of the University. The Library believes on use of modern information technology to provide timely access to information by all users, to satisfy their present and future information needs.

General objective

To acquire and organize information resources and develop services to support quality teaching, learning and research.

Specific objectives

To develop and maintain World class information resources in all formats needed for teaching, learning, research and innovation.

  • To provide appropriate adequate technical information and infrastructure to maximize utilization of library information services.
  • To facilitate access to various library collections and other information resources.
  • To develop partnership and collaboration by working with other libraries nationally and globally to provide wider access to information resources.
  • To ensure availability of excellent library environment for study, research and promotion of intellectual inquiry.
  • To ensure preservation and conservation of library resources.
  • To provide and maintain highly motivated and skilled staff.