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Sources of business information and means of access used by SMEs in Uganda: the case of Northern Uganda
(Library and Information Science Research Electronic Journal (LIBRES), 2008-03)
This article is a result of part of the doctoral study Business Information Systems Design for Uganda’s Economic Development: The Case of SMEs in Northern Uganda. The study was conducted in 2005/06 to identify the sources ...
Nakaseke multipurpose community telecentre and library
(International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP), 2004)
Nakaseke Multipurpose Community Telecentre and Library, located 64 km north of Kampala and 16 km off the Kampala–Gulu road, was established in 1999 as a UNESCO project in partnership with the International Telecommunications ...
Information seeking behaviour: a conceptual framework
(South African Journal of Library and Information Science, 2006)
The concepts defining information, information needs, information seeking and information use have undergone significant evolution since they were first introduced. A number of information seeking and retrieval studies ...
Insights into the information needs of women in the informal sector of Uganda
(South African Journal of Library and Information Science, 2002)
The informal sector is a fast growing economic sector in Uganda for development and employment of most small business entrepreneurs including women in the country. This paper presents insights into the information needs ...
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An observational study of the information seeking and communicating behaviour of enterprenures in the informal sector in Uganda
This paper examines the information-seeking and communicating behaviour of the entrepreneurs in the informal sector of Uganda through observation methodology. The samples of six districts and 602 entrepreneurs covering ...
Public Library politics: the Ugandan perspective
This paper provides the Ugandan perspective of the public library politics. It reports the views of politicians, civil servants and library association leaders regarding role of the public library and information services ...
Mapping information systems and services in Uganda: an overview
(Elservier Science Ltd., 2002-12)
This paper aims at defining and mapping the information sector in Uganda with regard to general awareness and comparative studies. It is written from the sociological perspective and is based on a review of literature, a ...
The impact of cybercafes on information services in Uganda
(First Monday, 1996)
This study assessed the impact of cybercafes on the provision of information services in uganda. It focused on cafe users only. Findings revealed that 69.8% percent were in the age group of 20-39 year. Eighty-seven percent ...
Uganda's public library system and services from colonial times to the present
This article, based on a literature review, traces the history of the Public Library Service in Uganda from colonial times. Problems faced by Ugandan public libraries are highlighted and recommendations made about improving ...