22nd – 26th April 2024 at PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort, Convention Centre & Spa, in Mombasa Kenya

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Networking Opportunities

SCECSAL conferences gather professionals, academics, policymakers, and industry leaders from across Eastern, Central, and Southern Africa. Attendees have the opportunity to network, collaborate, and build relationships with peers in the field.

Knowledge Sharing and Exchange

The conference offers a platform for the exchange of ideas, experiences, and best practices in library and information science. Attendees can gain insights into emerging trends, innovative strategies, and challenges facing the profession.

Professional Development

SCECSAL XXVI provides a diverse program featuring keynote speeches, workshops, panel discussions, and paper presentations. These sessions cover a wide range of topics relevant to library and information professionals, offering valuable learning opportunities and professional development

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Sponsors & Partners

Sponsored by leading organizations committed to advancing scholarship, library technology and innovation.



First Coast Technologies (Pty) Ltd's core focus being the supply and support of hardware, software and services relating to digitisation and document centric data management.


MyLOFT is your personal library, where you include the contents YOU need and categorize them the way YOU like! ...



EBSCO is the leading provider of research databases, e-journals, magazine subscriptions, ebooks and discovery service for academic libraries...


DrillBit (developed by DrillBit SoftTech) is a sophisticated plagiarism detection software which is currently used by 700+ Institutions in India and outside

Silicon Overdrive

Silicon Overdrive helps you reduce your costs, manage your risk and ensure business continuity through our comprehensive IT Managed Services, support and solutions. Our team offers you extensive expertise in cloud solutions, software development, security and compliance.


Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer is a global provider of professional information, software solutions, and services in legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and healthcare markets...


Emerald Publishing Limited is a scholarly publisher of academic journals and books providing seamless access to high-quality, impactful journals, books, case studies, and a growing collection of open access content...


Sage is a global academic publisher of books, journals, and a growing suite of library products and services...


Clarivate is a leading global information services provider. We connect people and organizations to intelligence they can trust to transform their perspective...

The Goethe-Institut

The Goethe-Institut is a non-profit German cultural association operational worldwide with 159 institutes, promoting the study of the German language abroad and encouraging international cultural exchange and relations


JoVE publishes peer-reviewed scientific video protocols to accelerate biological, medical, chemical and physical research. Watch our scientific video ...

Universal Knowledge Software (Pty) Ltd

Universal Knowledge Software (Pty) Ltd, affectionately known as UKS! have been at the forefront of providing cutting-edge solutions in the Edutech sector. At UKS, we are passionate about driving progress in the Edutech domain. Our initiatives are geared towards supporting innovative ICT infrastructures, enabling us to develop cutting-edge tools, resources, and materials.