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University of Nairobi Library System

University of Nairobi


Address: Mail: PO BOX 30197 -00100
Nairobi,
Kenya

Phone: 254020318262EXT28501

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Library details: University of Nairobi Library System is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Nairobi (view map) .

Other Info: The University of Nairobi Library System is composed of twelve libraries grouped into six college libraries plus a central library. The central library known as Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library (JKML) also houses the administration, central services such as acquisitions, cataloguing co-ordinating unit, the union catalogues, the bindery and the archives. The system has a total stock of approximately half a million volumes, inclusive of books, periodicals and other non-print materials. The stock is divided into a general lending materials ands specialised research collections. Books in the library system are classified by the Library of Congress Classification Scheme. A union catalogue of library materials held in the system is maintained in the JKML. Sub-libraries have catalogues of their own holdings.

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Administration: The director of the library is Sophia Kaane .

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemV-smart2013
Previous Automation SystemVubis Smart
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

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libraries.org ID58142

Record History: This listing was created on Feb 1, 2010 and was last modified on Jul 21, 2014.

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