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.
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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.
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)
- Test Community
The Uganda students‘ higher education financing policy perspective on equitable access to higher education in Uganda (Makerere University, 2023-01)Given the enormous benefits that higher education (HE) accrues to individuals and nations as well as the pivotal role it plays in creating and achieving sustainable socio-economic transformation of nations, equity in access ...
Perceived usefulness, ease of use and attitude of pre-service physics teachers towards adoption of electronic learning: a case of Makerere and Kyambogo University (Makerere University, 2023-01)A number of countries worldwide have adopted e-learning but the adoption in African developing countries is still low. Alot of resources have been allocated to the development and implementation of e-learning in higher ...
Economic feasibility of ware potato storage technologies in Eastern and Southwestern Districts of Uganda (Makerere University, 2023-01)Seasonal fluctuation in food supply is a key cause of price instability, especially where post-harvest handling of agricultural produce is poor. Practices which extend the shelf life of crops and reduce incidences of ...
Investigating the challenges in the implementation of the teaching and learning of Kiswahili in Primary Schools in Uganda: a case of Rukungiri district. (2023-01-18)The study investigated the challenges in the implementation of the teaching and learning of Kiswahili in Primary Schools in Uganda, the case of Rukungiri District. The objectives of the study were to find out teachers‟ ...
Implication of democratization of Education for quality of Primary education in Lango sub-region, Uganda. (2023-02-01)The researcher set out to examine the implication of democratisation of education on quality of primary education in Lango Sub Region. Guided by the following three specific objectives, the study sought to establish the ...