Resource center and Library Department
The Centre for Doctrine Synthesization and Development operates a library which was established to serve the MoD/UPDF Officers and men. This Library was formerly housed at TISU and was shifted to the CDSD on the 13 April 2013, due to inadequate space at TISU and its usability.
To have an information centre that is well equipped and organized to provide updated information, as well as preserving MoD/UPDF Publications.
To provide sources of information for research and decision making to all levels of Command.
- Supporting Research for Center
- Ensure safety and custody of the information sources
- Preserving literature for reference
- Promoting current awareness
The library is stocked with books, magazines, write ups, speeches and MoD publications. It is organized into four sections; Open shelves, Reserve section, Periodical section, and Reference section.
- rules & regulations
- Library hours
WINISIS- Library software was installed to ease library management. It is user friendly and it is used to retrieve and access the materials. In other words it serves as a library catalogue.
The Library has got two full time librarians and one system Assistant who handles the technical activities and ensures that it operates effectively.
Like any other institution, the library has got rules and regulations which are used as guidelines while conducting library business. Thus, both the staff and library users have to respect them.
The library operates as follows;
Monday to Friday: 8:30 to 5:00pm
The library remains closed on Weekends and public holidays
Military history and UPDF museum (future program)