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P.O. Box 62 Muhanga


Library service

The ICK Library opens its doors to the students, the teaching staff and the public according to the following schedule:

  • Monday to Friday: From 8:00 to 13:00 and from 15:00 to 18:00
  • Saturday: From 8:00 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 17:30.


The services provided include:

  1. Guiding and orienting the readers: Students have access to ICK’s library catalogue from 4 client computers in students’ area. The library is used by:
    • Registered ICK Students
    • Full-time or visiting academic staff
    • External users
  2. Checking out and checking in documents
  3. Recording students in the library system
  4. Recording students’ best dissertations
  5. Book shelving Virtual
  6. library:  Description, access and usage (proof)

ICK’s library catalogue can be accessed online via ICK’s website www.uck.ac.rw. When a soft copy is available, it can be sent to the borrower via email.


E-Resources available in ICK Library

SN Title Link Comments
1 EBSCOhost Research Databases http://search.ebscohost.com Contact Library Admin
2 Oxford Journals https://academic.oup.com/journals Contact Library Admin
3 Ghana Journal of Development Studies https://www.base-search.net/ Contact Library Admin
4 HINARI http://www.who.int/hinari/en/ Contact Library Admin
5 OECD https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/education/books Contact Library Admin
6 African Journals Online (AJOL) https://www.ajol.info/index.php/index/index Contact Library Admin
7 Google Scholar https://scholar.google.com/ Free of charge
8 Academic Journal Store JSTOR https://www.jstor.org/ Free of charge
9 Open Knowledge Repository https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/ Free of charge
10 Journals Lists for Higher Learning Institutions/ UR Library/more than 60 Journals https://library.ur.ac.rw/databases Under constructions1
11 Library Genesis project http://gen.lib.rus.ec/search Free of charge
12 BookFinder http://en.bookfi.net/ Free of charge
13 Directory of Open Access Books https://doabooks.org/ Free of charge
14 The Online Books Page http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/titles.html Free of charge
15 IMF eLibrary http://www.elibrary.imf.org/ Free of charge
http://ocw.mit.edu/index.htm Free of charge
17 Open Yale Courses https://oyc.yale.edu/courses Free of charge
18 University of Chicago https://www.press.uchicago.edu/index.html Free of charge
19 Free eBooks – Project Gutenberg http://www.gutenberg.org/ Free of charge
20 Intech open sciences /open mind https://www.intechopen.com/ Free of charge
21 PDF DRIVE https://www.pdfdrive.com/ Free of Charge.

SIDA (Swedish International Development Agency) has delivered its Annual Donation for subscription on different academic database. The process of procedures is under UR and MINEDUC. The delay is an expression of formalities and common understanding.

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