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Since its establishment in October 1961, the library has strived to facilitate effective teaching, learning, research and knowledge exchange at the University through the provision of qualitative, flexible, diverse and user-centered information services and resources.

The library is endowed with highly qualified academic and professional staff who work hard to satisfy user needs.  This is achieved by being receptive and innovative, effecting efficient management focused on continuous improvement of our resources and facilities.

I encourage you to take full advantage of the services and resources we offer.

our vision,Mission and core values

The vision of the University of Dar es Salaam Library is: To be a leading academic centre of excellence in the provision, dissemination and preservation of knowledge in the country.

We are dedicated to quality services on transparency bases as we value integrity and accountability in our interactions with our colleagues, members of the University and external communities.

To provide contemporary information services that will empower the University in carrying out its core activities of teaching, learning, research community services/consultancy.



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