UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCES (IMS)

Institute of Marine Sciences Library

The IMS library is part of the main Library of University of Dar es Salaam and forms part of an ICT Unit of the Institute which also hold the National Oceanographic Data Centre for Tanzania; therefore, plays a key role in facilitating ocean and coastal research in the country.

The library is located at IMS premises located at Buyu Zanzibar, which can accommodate a maximum of 90 students at a time. 

The library has a collection covering a wide range of subjects of print and electronic information including Fisheries, Marine research and Expeditions, Legislation, Oceanography, Socio-economics, Coastal Zone Management and Marine resources.

The services offered by the library are Reference services, Borrowing and Renewing Services, User training, Consultation, Interlibrary Loan and Wi-Fi services.

The Library also provides an electronic resource including Subscribed and Open Access. The Subscribed e resources are Ebscohost, Wiley Online library, Nature Science and Education, Emerald Insight, Taylor and FrancisOnline and Springer. The Open access includes Research 4life, JSTOR and IMF Library.

Library personnel

Ms. Fatma Abdalla Uki BA and  Information Studies (Tumaini University), Master Information Studies (University of Dar es Salaam)

 

Position Senior Library Officer II

 

Opening Hours

Monday -Friday

8:00am- 4.00pm

 

Saturday, Sunday and Public Holiday-Closed

 

Announcement

New Books arrived

Quick links

UDSM Library