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Note: Access to the catalogue is restricted to on-campus computers.
Hours of Operation
Mon - Thurs 8AM - 8PM
Friday 8AM - 5PM
Saturday 10AM - 4PM
The library is an integral part of Ashesi University. Its purpose is to support Ashesi's mission of nurturing excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship.  For information about how to support the library, see the Ashesi Book Brigade web page.

On-line Databases
The library subscribes to a number of electronic information resources, including the PERI databases which gives access to over 7000 scholarly journals. Faculty and staff can contact the library for a link and password to the following on-line journals

Internet Resources

How to search the Web

Free E-Resources for
Business Administration Students

General Information

Facilities
  • Reading rooms with seating for 72 students
  • Three computers with Internet access
  • Photocopy machine
  • Scanner
The Collection
The library is an integral part of Ashesi University. Its purpose is to support Ashesi's mission of nurturing excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship.

Ashesi's library collection currently consists of over 3,000 books and 200 CD-ROMs focused on three main areas: business administration, computer science, and the liberal arts component of our curriculum, including titles related to literature, literary criticism, social theory, philosophy, history and political science. The collection will continue to grow over time.

Magazines and newspapers

  • The Daily Graphic
  • Ghanaian Times
  • Accra Daily Mail
  • Business and Financial Times
  • News Week
  • The Economist.

Local Publications: A collection of publications from various institutions and organizations such as the Government Ministries, Bank of Ghana, Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE), etc. are available.

On-Line Databases: The library subscribes to a number of electronic information resources, including the PERI databases which gives access to over 7000 scholarly journals. Faculty and staff can contact the library for a link and password to the on-line journals

Library Staff: The library is managed by Perpetua Dadzie, an experienced librarian who has worked in school libraries in Jamaica, Honduras, Togo and Ghana.

As part of the work study programme, select students are given the chance to work in the library in the evenings and on Saturdays. They shelve books, assist other students in locating materials, and help with data entry.

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