University Librarian

UNIVERSITY LIBRARIAN’S PROFILE

Mr. Abdu Karim Isala is the University Librarian, Busitema University since June 2010. He holds a Master of Science in Information Science (2006) from Makerere University, a Bachelor of Library and Information Science (1996) from Makerere University, and Diploma in Librarianship from Makerere University (1990).

Prior to getting appointed as the University Librarian, he first worked as Acting University Librarian (2009-2010) at Busitema University, Librarian I (2007-2009) at Busitema University, Librarian I (2005-2007) at Gulu University, and Acting Chief Librarian (1998-2005) at Uganda Polytechnic Kyambogo-which later become Kyambogo University.

Mr. Isala has also served as Coordinator (Eastern Region), Uganda Library and Information Association (ULIA)in 2010-2011, Vice Chairperson, Consortium of Uganda University Libraries (CUUL) and as Chairperson, CUUL in 2012-2013.