Dr. Bernard Bazirake BamuhiigaCollins Mann
PhD Information for Development, Networking and Resource Sharing Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Msc.Isc Information Technology School of Information Studies for Africa (SISA), Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
PGDLIS, Makerere University, BA (ss) Makerere University, Dip. Lib, Makerere University, University Librarian, Kabale University 2017 –
Previously worked as University Librarian Kyambogo University (KyU), Lecturer East African School of Library and Information Science (EALSIS), Makerere University, Director of Information, Networking and Documentation African Institute for Capacity Development (AICAD) Nairobi, Kenya, and Systems Librarian Makerere University Library Service.
Worked as a National Trainer for CDS ISIS, later WINISIS for Uganda and developed many Library systems using CDS ISIS.
Participated in Training University Library Staff in accessing online electronic resources In Nairobi, Makerere and Addis Ababa Universities under International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications ( INASP) project, Participated in the set up of Makerere University Information System, particular in developing MakLIBIS the Makerere University Library Information System linked to Academic Registrar Information System (ARIS), Human Resource Information System (HURIS) and Finance Information System (FINIS).
Founded the Consortium of Uganda University Libraries (CUUL) presently the leading electronic online information sharing system in Uganda. At AICAD Designed and developed Poverty Alleviation Information and Knowledge System (PAIKS). Designed and set up a Resource Center for Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI). Started KyU monitoring and evaluation system of Book Aid International (BAI) books usage in Academic Institution in Uganda