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Department of Library & Information Science

Dr. Clement L. Nabutto, Hod – Department of Library & Information Science

The Department of Library and Information Sciences  is one of the two departments that form the East African School of Library and Information Sciences of the Makerere University  College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS). The department provides students with a comprehensive understanding of library and information science, including information literacy, communication skills, information technology, knowledge organization, and more. 

Students are trained to undertake research in Document cataloging & classification, analysis of information systems, information & documentation services, media technology management, website development & internet technology, marketing & book trade, electronic publishing and library automation. The department offers a Bachelor of Library & Information Science (BLIS)  that aims to train information professionals to serve different stakeholders for development, a Master of  Science in Information Science, and  a Degree of Philosophy in Information Science.


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Academic Staff

Batte Richard

Title: Assistant Lecturer Highest Qualification: Master of Science Information Systems...

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Kulisooma Ezerea

Title: Assistant Lecturer Highest Qualification: Masters of Library and Information Science-Digital...

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