Welcome Message from the University Librarian

It gives me much pleasure to welcome you to the Riara University Library. The Library’s website is the gateway to our resources and services. The website aims to provide a brief introduction to the facilities and services provided by the library. Located in the heart of the university, the library is uniquely situated to serve as a hub for the university. In this age of information proliferation, the Library team will help you locate, select and acquire the information you need.

The Riara University Library is a one stop shop for all your information needs. It is home to an extensive and diverse collection of academic resources, providing a wide range of physical and electronic resources to support learning, research, and discovery. Our Library offers excellent internet connectivity and efficient online access to its rich e-resources and digital content through an advanced set of information and communication technology-based facilities.

The use of library resources is vital for pursuing study and research. It is an integral part of the University and designed to meet the information, research, and curriculum needs of its students, faculty and staff members. The library offers multiple sitting spaces conducive to suit your needs with a team of librarians in proximity ready to assist with a variety of research support.

Whether you are a new student just beginning your academic journey, or an experienced scholar, the Riara Library’s dedicated team of information specialists are available to connect you with the resources and expertise you need to support your academic endeavors. I encourage you to explore both our physical and digital library and take advantage of everything the Library has to offer. Our team of librarians are always ready to help. Visit us in person, call or email.

Winfred Gatimu
University Librarian
Riara University.