African Rural University Uganda (ARU) Library And Resources
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The African Rural University Library and Resource Center contains print, audio, visual, and electronic information in an environment supporting active learning. The Library supports coursework as well as the research of the faculty and students.
The University Library and Resource Center works closely with the Faculty, staff and students of ARU to ensure the collection meets the academic and research directions of the community.
The Center is a member of the Uganda University Library Network.
Library and Resource Center Mission:
To meet the teaching, research, study and outreach information needs for rural development.
You can access e-resource services from the links below
African Rural University is a value-based all women university that offers a professional discipline in Rural Development and enables students, staff and supporters have a shared vision and purpose;
An institution that has governance and management systems that nurture and promote participatory decision making, transformational education, training and endogenous knowledge development; products which include community practice, publications, public lectures, library, Rural Transformation Specialists and Research Methodology based on the Visionary Approach; Professional Board of Trustees, Council, Staff and Promoters grounded in the principles of the creative process, disciplines of a learning organization and holistic development.
ARU has a sustainable resource base and collaborates with public, private and academic institutions, Civil Society organizations, the donor community that share similar philosophy of empowerment of rural people for self-reliance.
The African Rural University for women provides transformational education to create effective change agents within an African development context. ARU applies theoretical learning, innovative instruction and field practice, so that ARU graduates can create conditions for people to improve their lives, transform their communities, awaken inherent leadership and increase their capacity for self-generating and sustainable change.