Library Vision

To provide exceptional services to the needs of Kiriri Women’s University of Science and Technology scholarly community by building and maintaining a reliable collection in electronic format in order to support the university programmes. The library is developing user instruction and aims to provide adequate and appropriate physical and technological facilities to enable maximum utilisation of information resources. KWUST library will be a model for client-centred service excellence, providing information resources that enhance learning and teaching in an environment, both physical and virtual, that is inviting and user-friendly. The library will hold itself to high standards of expertise, performance and contribution to the larger effort, in an organisation that will enable and reward achievement of these high standards.

Library Mission

To support the teaching, learning, research in the KWUST community by using new technology in information retrieval. Providing access to the use of the scholarly information resources required to meet the education, research and service mission of the University. The library will support this effort by building, organising, maintaining and preserving these resources.

Providing assistance in the use of the scholarly information resources required to meet the education, research and service missions of the University. The Library will support this effort through interpreting, instructing and educating in the use of these resources.

Operating within a multicultural and rapidly developing environment, the library and its staff are committed to being active and creative partners in the teaching, research and other knowledge application activities of the university through service to the community by selecting, organising, presenting and preserving information resources for present and future scholarly community.

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Our library services include Issue Desk, Short Loan, Course Text collection, Information Desk. General Circulation Books (A-Z), Course Texts and Reference Books are housed here. This floor also provides office accommodation for the Senior Librarian. The technical room is also located here where the processing and photocopying of materials is done.

Opening Hours

Semester SessionVacation
DayTimeDayTime
Monday-Friday7.00 am-7.00 pmMonday-Friday7.00 am- 7.00 pm
Saturday7.00 am-7.00 pmSaturday7.00am-7.00 pm
SundayClosedSundayClosed
Public HolidaysClosedPublic HolidaysClosed