Our Vision and Mission

Our Vision
Facilitate cooperative access to information resources to advance teaching, learning and research amongest consortium members.

Our Mission
Provide leadership and building of synergy in knowledge and information sharing through capacity building, advocacy, networking and collaborations 


  • To develop and improve cooperation and  understanding among member libraries towards the creation and promotion of virtual libraries
  • To enhance the provision of learning resources and access to information
  • To subscribe to electronic resources for consortium members
  • To encourage and support the professional development of libraries
  • To forge cooperation with international library consortia and other relevant organizations and institutions
  • To encourage adoption of ICT services library service provision among member institutions
  • To market COTUL activities among upcoming research and academic institutions
  • To provide a forum for sharing information and experiences
  • To develop cooperative acquisition schemes among members
  • To promote intellectual freedom


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P.O. Box 4302,
Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road, Kijitonyama
(Sayansi ) COSTECH Building,
Dar es Salaam, Tanzaniaa


E-mail : chairperson@cotul.or.tz
Mobile : +255 757 547 856
Mobile : +255 784 315 281
Phone  : +255 734 680 978