The Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) provides an interface to search and browse over 2 million print and on-line information resources. While the print collection offers an extensive coverage of socio-economic data on Africa, the on-line collection provides access to a host of open source and other-freely available on-line resources, 35 premium full-text databases and close to 100,000 titles of e-journals and e-books.
The ECA Knowledge Services Section's (KSS's) collections include; books, periodicals, pamphic, maps, microfiche, bibliographic databases, videotapes and online full text databases. The online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) provides an interface to search and browse the library website is your portal for accessing all e-resources. KSS has one of the most comprehensive collections of materials on economic and social development in Africa.
KSS provides its users with access to over 63,000 physical volumes and over 95,000 titles, including fulll-text journals, newspapers, and e-books. To see if ECA KSS has access to a specific online journals or e-book, please visit the A-Z online Journal or e-Book finder. Visit our Institutional Repository(IR) for ECA publications from 1958 to present. Visit the KSS's online catalogue(OPAC) to search for print holdings. Browse the host of databases & journals by title.
The ECA Library produces and publishes research guides for the staff at the ECA. These libguides, as they are called, are electronic publications which provide research assistance on a subject of exploratory interest and contain links to resources from the library (books, databases, multimedia), the ECA institutional repository and online resources of thematic relevance.