UCC Library Week 2019

Library Week 2019

Monday, October 21, 2019 - 10:00am
Forecourt of Sam Jonah Library
Organized By
UCC Sam Jonah Library
Prof. A. A. Alemna, Retired Professor. of Library -Speaker
Hon. Mustapha Hamid (PhD), Minister for Zongo & Inner Cities Development -Special Guest
Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Minister of Information

The Management of the Sam Jonah Library wishes to announce to the University Community the 2019 Library Week Celebration. This is a week set aside to highlight the role of libraries and information in national development with emphasis on the provision of innovative library and information services to the University community. The details of the programme of activities earmarked for the week long celebration are as follows:

Date: 21st -  25th October, 2019  Theme: “The 21st Century Library Services for Higher Education: Redefining University of Cape Coast Library Service”.  


Date: Monday, 21st October,2019

Activity/Event: Launching and Commissioning of Research Common

Venue: Forecourt of Sam Jonah Library

Time: 10:00am -12:30pm


Date: Tuesday, 22nd October, 2019

Activity/Event: Debate:“The Library is still relevant in this modern era of technology”

Venue: Students Reference, Sam Jonah library

Time: 10:00am -12:30pm


Date: Wednesday, 23th October, 2019

Activity/Event: Open Access Awareness Walk,

Venue: Science to Old site

Time: 8:00am -11:00am


Date: Wednesday, 23th October, 2019

Activity/Event: Radio Discussion on the Benefits of Open Access

Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm


Date: Wednesday, 23rd October, 2019

Activity/Event: Public Lecture on the Theme to be delivered Prof. A. A. Alemna

Venue: SMS Auditorium

Time: 2:00pm - 4:30pm


Date: Thursday, 24th October, 2019

Activity/Event: Open Access Workshop

Venue: Students Reference , Sam Jonah Library

Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm


Date: Friday, 25th October,2019

Activity/Event: Donation to Ankaful Inmates

Venue: Ankaful Prisons

Time: 9:30am-11:00pm


Key Features / Side Attractions
Open Access Awareness Walk
Debate -"The Library is still relevant in this modern era of technology"
Workshop on Institutional Repository
Redefining UCC Library Services