The University Librarian warmly  welcomes you to the University of Cape Coast Library. The Library’s web pages  provide comprehensive information about the resources , services and links to freely available Internet resources. There are also links to electronic resources that the library subscribes to for the benefit of Staff , Students. and, External  users.

The Library

The library’s role is to provide access to information required by members of the University Community to support teaching, learning and research activities. In this regard, the staff of the library pledge to provide excellent and quality services to support academic activities. Furthermore, we pledge to provide up-to date and relevant information materials in both print and electronic formats.

This pledge, we make, confident in the knowledge and conviction that we shall create a service culture that will lead to the building of an effective partnership with the academic staff to enhance teaching and learning. At the same time we shall promote information literacy skills among the students to enable them utilize any available information resources for personal and academic development beyond the campus.

The University Library System comprises the Main Library, the Faculty Libraries, the Departmental Libraries and Hall Libraries. These are of varying sizes, content and service and are distributed across the campus.

All staff and students of the University are entitled to use the library for reference and borrowing purposes. The web pages give full details of services and facilities, as well as direct links to wide range of electronic information, including e-journals, database, etc.



Contact Address

The Librarian

University of Cape Coast

University Post Office

Cape Coast, Ghana.


Tel. Numbers                                    033 21 – 30952/3

Librarian                                            033 21 - 33482 (office),  033 21 – 35795 (Residence)

Fax                                                     033 21 – 32482

Deputy Librarian                              033 21 – 32488 


Web Address                                    hltp://



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