Mak IR Repository
Welcome to Makerere University's Institutional Repository (Mak IR). Mak IR was formerly called Uganda Scholarly Digital Library (USDL). Mak IR is a collection of scholarly output of by researchers of Makerere University, including scholarly articles and books, electronic theses and dissertations, conference proceedings, technical reports and digitised library collections. It is the official Institutional Repository (IR) of Makerere University.
Copyright Information:For information about the publishers' copyright policy on archiving your articles online or in an institutional repository, visit the Sherpa Site at http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo.php The site gives a summary of the permissions normally given as part of each publisher's copyright transfer agreement. If you wish to publish your research findings in Mak IR, please contact Makerere University Library at email@example.com for details. Mak IR operates both open access and closed access models. Access to fulltext has been restricted in adherence to the Makerere University Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Copyrights policies.
Other Useful ResourcesAfrica Portal is an online repository of open access library collection with over 3,000 books, journals, and digital documents on African policy issues. This is an initiative by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), Makerere University (MAK), and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). Please visit the Africa Portal at http://www.africaportal.org/library.
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Communities in Mak IR
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- College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES)
- College of Business and Management Sciences (CoBAMS)
- College of Computing and Information Sciences (CoCIS)
- College of Education and External Studies (CEES)
- College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT)
- College of Health Sciences (CHS)
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHuSS)
- College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS)
- College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and BioSecurity (CoVAB)
- Conferences and Workshops
- Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC)
- Makerere University Library (MakLIB)
- Quality Assurance Directorate (QAD)
- School of Law (S.Law)
A Critical Analysis of Social Security for the Informal Sector in Uganda: A Case of National Social Security Fund (Makerere University, 2018-12-02)The study focused on analyzing the current efforts by the National Social Security Fund in the promotion of social security coverage for the informal sector in Uganda. The objectives of the study were to: Review social ...
(Makerere University, 2018-12)The objective of this study was to investigate factors associated with survival time of children aged less than two years suffering from pneumonia. It utilized administrative records of patients admitted to Mulago Hospital ...
Evaluation of mycobacterium tuberculosis thymidylate kinase as diagnostic biomarker for pulmonary tuberculosis among HIV positive individuals at mjap- iss clinic. (2018-11-28)Background Tuberculosis (TB) is the leading cause of morbidity & mortality among HIV positive individuals. Diagnosis of TB in context of HIV co-infection remains challenging. Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb) thymidylate ...
Risk Management in Import and Export Financing by Commercial Bank: A Case of Development Finance Company Uganda (DFCU) Bank (Makerere University, 2018-11)The purpose of this study was to examine risk management in import and export financing by commercial banks. The study looked at the risks involved in the financing of export and import of goods by DFCU bank, its risk ...
The role of procurement processes on the availability of modern contraceptives in lower level public and private health facilities in Kampala, Uganda. (Makerere University, 2018-11-26)Introduction: Access to quality contraceptives in health facilities is important in improving maternal and child health in Uganda. In 2010, the Uganda government committed to improving contraception by increasing budgetary ...