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Our values

  • Providing innovative and user-centric services.
  • Fostering an inclusive environment that embraces diversity and ensures equal access to information for everyone.
  • Enhancing, expanding, and optimizing services for all user demographics, promoting lifelong learning, research, and scholarly pursuits.
  • Upholding a commitment to consistently delivering services that meet the highest standards of excellence.
  • Utilizing data-driven approaches and comprehensive data analytics to guide decision-making processes.
  • Safeguarding and respecting the privacy of both library staff and users.


The library supports the Africa Institute (Global Studies University) mission to enhance research and learning in African and Diaspora Studies and to develop its own and unique research path.


The library is a main partner for research, learning and innovation in the Africa Institute (Global Studies University).