The University of Zambia Library consists of three libraries in different physical locations, namely, UNZA Main Library, School of Veterinary Medicine Library and the School of Medicine Library.
The University of Zambia Libraries are committed to supporting the teaching, research and outreach efforts of the university and to serving the community through its collections, preservation efforts and access to information in all of its various formats.
As the heart of the University of Zambia, the Libraries provides the required services to support the core business of the university through availing its services to the user community. In order to access current and timely information, UNZA Libraries have apart from purchasing books and other print materials, also introduced the electronic resources through which the users can access thousands of scholarly databases.
The University of Zambia Library was established in 1966 and offically opened in August 1969 by the first Republican President, Dr Kenneth D. Kaunda. The building which was designed to hold 300,000 volumes and seat 1,650 readers is a fine example of modern architecture. At the centre of its activities , the Library’s vision is to have in place a condusive environment appropriate to providing an effecient, timely and user-tailored service.
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University of Zambia Official Website: http://www.unza.zm/