The purpose of the Consortium is to facilitate effective and efficient collaboration and resource sharing among university and institutional libraries in Uganda in order to strengthen the library services provided to the students, staff and other patronage of the institutions.
CUUL is a registered non-profit organisation established to plan and manage projects and activities collaboratively, which provides the member library communities with efficient and effective access to library and information resources.
To strengthen CUUL's capacity to deliver services to members
To build the capacity and effectiveness of CUUL's membership
To advocate for the vital role of libraries in education, research and innovation in Uganda.
These are the main activities that are carried out at CUUL.
The consortium's current focus hinges on the following: