TURKANA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
The Cradle of Knowledge
"TUC Library department goes virtual"
Turkana University College has installed an Intergrated Library System (ILS) also known as Library Management Solution(LMS)-KOHA.In the implementation of the system, TUC has automated it's routine functionalities, Circulation activities which includes issuing and receiving of books, a functional Online Public Access Catalogue linking the remote resources to E-Resource using EZ proxy, cataloguing function, Course reserves, patron management and tools modules through the system.
Monitoring and inventory of library materials will be real-time as the system is able to give customized reports of usage and even overdue fines says the Librarian in-charge madam Irene Maiyo.Students will be served within the shortest time possible and also be able to search and tell the real location and availability of the materials on the self curbing time wasted searching for books strategically placed.