Faculty of Health Sciences Library, Dar es Salaam


The Faculty of Health Sciences Library, Dar es salaam is an integral part of the university. It supports the mission of the university by selecting, acquiring, and organizing relevant information resources that enhance the teaching, learning and research programs of the University. The library provides information literacy programs to help users to achieve their academic goals by teaching them how to find, evaluate and use information resources.

 The Faculty of Health Sciences library, Dar es salaam has two branches; the School of Nursing and Midwifery library, which is located at Salama House, Urambo Street in Upanga Dar es salaam. The Medical College library is located along Ufukoni Road, adjacent to Aga Khan Hospital.

EDS Link​​

​EBSCO Discovery Service - EDS​ ​
​Off-Campus Access 

​​​Intranet Links​​​​

Opening Hours

SONAM Library
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-10:00 pm
Saturday: 8:30 am-6:00 pm

Medical College Library
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-8:00 pm
Saturday: 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Sunday and Public Holidays:  Closed

Location and Contact

Faculty of Health Sciences Library, Dar es Salaam 
Aga Khan University
P.O. Box No. 38129, Ufukoni Road 
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 
Tel: +255 22 2122740 
Fax: +255 22 2122764 
Email: library.akutz2@aku.edu​