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NEW: Dimensions

NEW: Dimensions

Dimensions covers millions of research publications connected by more than 1.4 billion citations, supporting grants, datasets, clinical trials, patents and policy documents.

Dimensions provides up-to-the minute online attention data via Altmetric, showing you how often publications and clinical trials are discussed around the world.

NEW: Open Educational Resources (OER)

NEW: Open Educational Resources (OER)

Open Educational Resources are educational materials and resources offered freely and openly for anyone to use and under some licenses to re-mix, improve and redistribute.They include:

Learning content: full courses, course material, content modules, learning objects, etc. Tools: software to support the creation, delivery of content, etc and Implementation resources: Intellectual property licenses to promote open publishing of materials, design-principles, etc.

NEW: The Company of Biologists

NEW: The Company of Biologists

The Company of Biologists is a not-for-profit publishing organisation dedicated to supporting and inspiring the biological community. We are run by distinguished practising scientists. We exist to profit science, not shareholders. We inspire new thinking and support the community of biologists.

Enjoy the online subscription to our three hybrid journals - Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology

NEW: Emerald Expert Briefings Powered by Oxford Analytica

NEW: Emerald Expert Briefings Powered by Oxford Analytica

Bring thematic teaching to life with ready-made course content.
Capturing the unbiased analysis of independent industry leaders and academics on political, social and economic events, Expert Briefings explore the implications and impact of emerging trends and developments at a global, regional and country level.

NEW: Scholarly Communication Unit

NEW: Scholarly Communication Unit

The Scholarly Communication Unit will offer resources and services to support the UCC Journals, Editors, Researchers and Students on Scientific Publishing.

Vision

To be a one stop centre of excellence to support scholarly communication at the University of Cape Coast.

 

 

E-Databases

E-Databases

Off-Campus Access

Off-Campus Access

Live Chat (Ask the Librarian)

Live Chat (Ask the Librarian)

Publications

Publications

Departments

Departments, Sections and Units

Our Services

The major obligation of the University Library which is regarded as the pivot around which the academic and research activities of the University revolves is to provide information resources, learning facilities and services to support the core business of the University, namely, teaching, learning, research and public service.

Borrow a maximum of six (6) and eight (8) books/items for undergraduate and graduate students respectively for a duration two weeks

 

This consists of quick reference materials such as Encyclopeadia, Dictionaries, World books, Almanacs, Year books etc for research purposes.

 

Use the “Ask the Librarian Live Chat” services to seek for any clarifications.

 

The Section organises proficiency courses including computer assisted learning programmes on difficult subjects that the students have challenges such as Mathematics, Sciences, Information Technology etc.

 

Follow this link to watch our the Sam Jonah Library Orientation https://bit.ly/39UpQ2C

The Digital services include the management of the Institutional Repository and other digitisation activities. The Unit also manages the social media sites of the Library.

 

The Distance Learning Library Services section provides services to the Distance Learning students and academic staff.

We provide research support for teaching, learning and research activities of the University and promote innovative learning and high quality research that attracts global visibility.

The Library’s Electronic Support Unit assists users to use the Electronic information resources

 

There is a counselling system in the Library to support students with special needs.

 

The Bindery unit performs the in-house treatment of mutilated, worn out and damaged materials to ensure the longevity of library materials

Special Services for the physically challenged

Special Services for the physically challenged

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When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.”
— Ansel Adams