About Us

Cavendish University Uganda has five libraries (i.e Siyani Main Library, SPGS Library, Kingsgate Library, Public Health and Law Library situated in Acacia) serving as knowledge bases and provide vast amount of information services to the students, staff, researchers. Library services aren't only lecturer/ learner focused but also mindful of the information needs of the non-academic individuals, groups and neighboring communities that visit the library.

Cavendish University Uganda Library is a registered member of the Consortium of Uganda University Libraries provides access to subscribed E-Resources to it's clientele.

Free Resources &

Free E-Journals

The World Health Organization (www.who.int/publications/en)
A large number of e-resources on epidemiology, HIV/AIDS, ethics, occupational health, Primary Health Care, and more. Country reports and clinical resources are also featured on these pages.

Free E-Books & Resources

HINARI Access to Research in Health Programme (www.who.int/hinari/en/)
HINARI Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables low- and middle- income countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature.


The Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI) program is coordinated by WIPO together with its partners in the publishing industry with the aim to increase the availability of scientific and technical information in developing countries.

African Virtual University

OER@AVU, an African Virtual University www.avu.org initiative launched in 2011 with at least 288 OERs, has been a great contribution to the African and global OER communities. As of July 2018, OER@AVU has a total of 1,623 resources. This follows the addition of 1,335 new OERs released in 2018...