Information and Communication Service Programme

Head of Department
Ms Prudence Mutale

The programme consists of the Documentation, Library, Publishing and Information Technology sub-programmes.
It has a printing facility and hosts a TEVETA registered National Training Tele-Centre. The Centre is a facility equipped for E-learning activities. The function of the programme is to acquire relevant scientific and technological information to support effective and efficient Research and Development activities and repackage information generated through these activities for dissemination.

Who we Are

The programme consists of the Library, Publishing and Information Technology sections. It focuses on acquiring relevant scientific and technological information to support research activities and repackaging information generated through these activities for dissemination. It has a printing facility and hosts a TEVETA registered National Training Tele-Centre.
The programme produces annual reports, technical reports, Zambia Science Abstracts and an internal Sci-Tech newsletter. Furthermore, it has provided practical training to university and college students in Library and Information and Computer Studies.

Library

The library functions to acquire relevant scientific and technological information to support effective and efficient research and development activities and repackage information generated through these activities for dissemination

Tele-Centre

The institute has an ICT based training Tele-center aiming at promoting human resource development by use of teaching/learning methods using information. The Tele-center has a large conference hall available for hire to institution/ organization wishing to organize their trainings and workshops. `