Library and Information Department

Our library serves as a dynamic hub for learning, research, and collaboration, providing students, faculty, and staff with access to a wide range of resources and services to support their academic and professional endeavors.

Whether you’re seeking course materials, conducting research, or simply looking for a quiet space to study, our library is here to meet your needs.

Caroline Akinyi Odhiambo


Bumbe Technical Training Institute library offers the following library services to its users: –

  • Reference services,
  • User Education or guidance services,
  • Current awareness information services,
  • Book lending Services.

Information resource are acquired and selected in consultation with the academic HOD’s, Subject Trainers, Procurement department, Accounts Department and the Principal.

Library books are classified and arranged according to the library of congress. In order to offer even better services, the department is planning to automate library services and introduce the use of e-library. The department has a Wi-Fi Internet link that enable trainees and trainers to carry out research.

Library Hours

Our library is open during the following hours to accommodate your academic and research needs:

  • Monday to Friday: 8.30 A.M – 5.00 P.M
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Service Delivery Charter

Service / Good Rendered The requirement to Obtain Service/Good User Charges (Ksh.) Time Line
Training  Minimum entry grade Tuition fees Depends on course duration
Issuance of certificates/ progress reports Completion of an examination, Payment of full fees Free  10 Min
Issuance for training materials for trainees Requisition  Free  1 Day
Discipline of students Reported discipline Free  Immediately
Attending to students’ issues Identified issues Free  Immediately
Guidance and Counselling for students and staff Identified counseling needs, Appointment. Free  30 Min

Contact Us

Have questions or need assistance? Don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly library staff for help. You can contact us via phone, email, or visit us in person during our operating hours.

We invite you to explore all that our library has to offer and take advantage of the resources and services available to support your academic success at Bumbe Technical Training Institute. Happy studying!